Hinkley Point C Power Station:Written question - 17497

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 increase investment in rail infrastructure and services to provide additional public transport support for construction of Hinckley Point C nuclear power station.
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.

Grouped Questions: 17496

Share this page