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Cammell Laird & New Nuclear in the North West Event

By Mersey Maritime

Cammell Laird & New Nuclear in the North West: Its Contribution to the Northern Powerhouse
17 July 2015, 12.15-2.15pm
Mersey Maritime, Birkenhead

The event was hosted by Cammell Laird & New Nuclear Watch Europe, in association with Mersey Maritime where
Dr David J Powell, Vice President for Nuclear Power Plant Sales – Europe, GE Hitachi talked about PRISM: Technology to power our energy future. GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) believes that PRISM offers the most efficient, clean, cost-effective option for turning nuclear waste into low carbon energy; while also managing used nuclear fuel and surplus plutonium by converting it into electricity.

Other featured key not speakers were David Mowat, MP for Warrington South, Tim Yeo, Chairman of New Nuclear Watch Europe & Managing Director of Cammell Laird Linton Roberts, accompanied by Mersey Maritime’s Acting CEO, Chris Shirling-Rooke providing a contextualised sector overview.

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Cammell Laird & New Nuclear in the North West Event