NNB Generation Company

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NNB Generation Company Limited
IndustrieNuclear pouer
Foondit2009
HeidquartersUnitit Kinrick
ProductsElectricity

Nuclear New Build Generation Company (NNB GenCo) is a subsidiary created bi EDF Energy tae build an operate two new nuclear pouer stations in the Unitit Kinrick. The new plants are tae be Hinkley Point C an Sizewell C an will produce up tae 6.4GW in total.

EDF originally entered the UK nuclear industry with the acquisition o British Energy in 2009. At the same time, EDF established NNB GenCo as a separate subsidiary for the construction o additional new nuclear plants. Centrica purchased a 20% stake in British Energy from EDF, and also had an option to acquire 20% of NNB GenCo, but on 4 February 2013, Centrica stated it would withdraw from the project.

The company's plans include biggin four new nuclear reactors adjacent tae existing plants, two at Hinkley Point C in Somerset an two at Sizewell C in Suffolk. The EPR reactor is the preferred design for the sites.