Tag : National Infrastructure Commission
Caution urged over modular nuclear reactors Subscription
Energy heavyweights have expressed concerns about rolling out small modular reactor (SMR) technology to replace cancelled and decommissioned nuclear power projects.
National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) chair Sir John Armitt has warned the government that ignoring the first ever National Infrastructure Assessment would result in a “weak” policies.
The relocation of at risk communities may need to be considered as part of flood protection says team leader at the National Infrastructure Commission.
NIC warns UK water supply could run out Subscription
The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has warned that large parts of the UK could have their water supply cut off if a drought hits.
A leading political think tank has called the government’s approach to infrastructure decision making short-sighted and criticised its overuse of private finance to fund projects.
Armitt officially NIC chairSubscription
Sir John Armitt has been named as the permanent chairman of the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC), following the resignation of Lord Adonis.
Armitt announced as interim leader of NICSubscription
Sir John Armitt will lead the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) on an interim basis following the resignation of Lord Adonis over disagreements with the Government.