Will All Subcontractors Be Paid at New Nuclear Build Sites? Will Some Actually Lose Money?

GDF SUEZ are partners in the Proposed high burn nuclear reactors at Beckermet. GDF wholly own SITA UK who have given £60,000 to Cumbria Wildlife Trust . Small Beer! This article describes how GDF are screwing contractors out of £millions.

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This shows some of the many contractors and subcontractors on the EDF Flamanville new nuclear construction site. EDF (84.4%) and Areva (89.9%) are almost fully owned by the French State and are managed by the “Agence des participations de l’État (APE)“. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Government-owned_corporation
Flamanville construction site

GDF-Suez is approximately 1/3rd French State owned, making it like a half-sibling to the EDF-Areva French state owned nuclear twins. The proposed new “Moorside” nuclear reactor near, but certainly not next door, to Sellafield, would be built by the “NuGeneration” consortium which is 60% Toshiba owned (through its Westinghouse subsidiary) and 40% GDF-Suez owned.

This is the bucolic site of the proposed new nuclear reactors at Moorside in Cumbria. Note the cows with the Irish Sea in the background.
Moorside Cows on the Irish Sea http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moorside_nuclear_power_station
This nuclear project is very obviously neither needed by the cows, nor by the people, of this largely rural area.

One big reason that building new…

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