Hinkley Point C Power Station:Written question - 17496

Asked by Rebecca Pow
(Taunton Deane)
Asked on: 24 November 2015
Department for Transport
Hinkley Point C Power Station
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that the Hinckley Point C nuclear power station project is served by a road and rail network resilient to climate change.
Answered by: Claire Perry
Answered on: 02 December 2015

The Department has provided £2.8m funding to Somerset Council to upgrade transport links before construction begins. It will help guide the Council on the development of business cases for road, rail and public transport changes and on bidding for funding to support this, including seeking an appropriate contribution from third parties.

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