Heysham 2 and Torness safe for 10 years

The Nuclear Installations Inspectorate has ruled that British Energy’s Heysham 2 and Torness nuclear power stations are safe to operate for another 10 years, following a safety review. They will need to make a further case for extending operations in 2010.

The Nuclear Installations Inspectorate has ruled that British Energy’s Heysham 2 and Torness nuclear power stations are safe to operate for another 10 years, following a safety review. They will need to make a further case for extending operations in 2010.