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A consortium spearheaded by Derby-headquartered Rolls-Royce has proposed a £100 billion series of small modular reactor (SMR) plants across the UK. The SMR programme would help guard against electricity shortages as older nuclear power stations are decommissioned, Rolls-Royce said. The new technology is expected to offer energy a third cheaper than giant conventional reactors such […]