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Wylfa Nuclear Power Station

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Wylfa Nuclear Power Station (Atomfa'r Wylfa) is a former Magnox power station situated west of Cemaes Bay on the island of Anglesey, North Wales. [1]

52 relations: A5025 road, Advanced boiling water reactor, Aluminium smelting, Anglesey, Anglesey Aluminium, Anglesey Coastal Path, Bangor railway station (Wales), Bechtel, British Nuclear Fuels Ltd, Cemaes, Cemaes Bay F.C., Cemlyn Bay and lagoon, Central Electricity Generating Board, Cestyll Garden, Chain Home, Cledwyn Hughes, Baron Cledwyn of Penrhos, David Jones (Clwyd West MP), Direct Rail Services, East–West Interconnector, Economy of Wales, English Electric, Gilbert Ronald Bainbridge, Holyhead, Horizon Nuclear Power, List of companies in the nuclear sector, List of nuclear reactors, List of power stations in Wales, List of shipwrecks in 1819, List of shipwrecks in 1820, List of shipwrecks in June 1836, Magnox, Magnox Ltd, Mechell, Anglesey, North Wales Coast Line, Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, Nuclear energy in Ireland, Nuclear power in the United Kingdom, Oldbury Nuclear Power Station, PAWB, Potassium iodate, Proposed nuclear power stations in the United Kingdom, Rail freight in Great Britain, Rhun ap Iorwerth, Small modular reactor, Taylor Woodrow, Trawsfynydd nuclear power station, Tregele, Valley railway station, Vulnerability of nuclear plants to attack, Wye (rail), ..., 1971 in Wales, 2006 in Wales. Expand index (2 more) »

A5025 road

The A5025 is an 'A' road that runs from Llanfairpwllgwyngyll to Valley in Anglesey, Wales.

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Advanced boiling water reactor

The advanced boiling water reactor (ABWR) is a Generation III boiling water reactor.

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Aluminium smelting

Aluminium smelting is the process of extracting aluminium from its oxide, alumina, generally by the Hall-Héroult process.

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Anglesey

Anglesey (Ynys Môn) is an island situated on the north coast of Wales with an area of.

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Anglesey Aluminium

Anglesey Aluminium Metal Ltd, which shut down on 30 September 2009, was a joint venture between the Rio Tinto Group and Kaiser Aluminum.

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Anglesey Coastal Path

The Anglesey Coastal Path (formally the Isle of Anglesey Coastal Path) is a long-distance footpath around the island of Anglesey in North Wales.

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Bangor railway station (Wales)

Bangor railway station is a railway station in Bangor, Gwynedd, operated by Arriva Trains Wales.

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Bechtel

Bechtel Corporation (Bechtel Group, Inc.) is an engineering, procurement, construction, and project management company.

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British Nuclear Fuels Ltd

British Nuclear Fuels Limited (BNFL) was a nuclear energy and fuels company owned by the UK Government.

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Cemaes

Cemaes is a village on the north coast of Anglesey in Wales, sited on Cemaes Bay, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty which is partly owned by the National Trust.

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Cemaes Bay F.C.

Cemaes Bay F.C. was a football team playing in the Welsh Alliance League (part of the Welsh football league system).

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Cemlyn Bay and lagoon

Cemlyn Bay is a bay on the northwest coast of Anglesey, North Wales, approximately 2.5 km west of Wylfa nuclear power station, within the community of Cylch-y-Garn.

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Central Electricity Generating Board

The Central Electricity Generating Board (CEGB) was the cornerstone of the British electricity industry for almost forty years, from 1957 to privatisation in the 1990s.

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Cestyll Garden

Cestyll Garden is a secluded garden with picturesque sea views near Cemaes on the north west coast of the island of Anglesey in North Wales, United Kingdom.

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Chain Home

Chain Home, or CH for short, was the codename for the ring of coastal Early Warning radar stations built by the Royal Air Force (RAF) before and during the Second World War to detect and track aircraft.

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Cledwyn Hughes, Baron Cledwyn of Penrhos

Cledwyn Hughes, Baron Cledwyn of Penrhos, (14 September 1916 – 22 February 2001) was a Welsh Labour politician, usually associated with the moderate wing of the party.

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David Jones (Clwyd West MP)

David Ian Jones (born 22 March 1952) is a British Conservative Party politician and former solicitor.

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Direct Rail Services

Direct Rail Services (DRS) is a rail freight company in Great Britain.

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East–West Interconnector

The East–West Interconnector is a high-voltage direct current submarine and subsoil power cable which connects the Irish and British electricity markets.

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Economy of Wales

The economy of Wales is closely linked with the rest of the United Kingdom and the wider European Economic Area.

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English Electric

The English Electric Company Limited was a British industrial manufacturer formed after the armistice of World War I at the end of 1918.

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Gilbert Ronald Bainbridge

Gilbert Ronald Bainbridge (1925–2003) was a British nuclear physicist, engineer and farmer.

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Holyhead

Holyhead (Caergybi, "Cybi's fort") is a town in Wales and a major Irish Sea port serving Ireland.

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Horizon Nuclear Power

Horizon Nuclear Power is a British energy company that is expected to build new nuclear power stations in the United Kingdom.

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List of companies in the nuclear sector

This is a list of large companies in the nuclear power industry that are active along the nuclear chain, from uranium mining, processing and enrichment, to the actual operating of nuclear power plant and nuclear waste processing.

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List of nuclear reactors

This is a list of all the commercial nuclear reactors in the world, sorted by country, with operational status.

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List of power stations in Wales

This is a list of electricity-generating power stations in Wales, sorted by type and name, with installed capacity (May 2007).

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List of shipwrecks in 1819

The list of shipwrecks in 1819 includes some ships sunk, wrecked or otherwise lost during 1819.

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List of shipwrecks in 1820

The list of shipwrecks in 1820 includes some ships sunk, wrecked or otherwise lost during 1820.

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List of shipwrecks in June 1836

The list of shipwrecks in June 1836 includes some ships sunk, wrecked or otherwise lost during June 1836.

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Magnox

Magnox is a type of nuclear power/production reactor that was designed to run on natural uranium with graphite as the moderator and carbon dioxide gas as the heat exchange coolant.

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Magnox Ltd

Magnox Ltd is a nuclear decommissioning Site Licence Company (SLC) controlled by Cavendish Fluor Partnership, its designated Parent Body Organisation (PBO).

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Mechell, Anglesey

Mechell is a community in the north of the Isle of Anglesey, Wales.

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North Wales Coast Line

The North Wales Coast Line (Rheilffordd Arfordir Gogledd Cymru), also known as the North Wales Main Line, is the railway line from Crewe to Holyhead.

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Nuclear Decommissioning Authority

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) is a non-departmental public body of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, formed by the Energy Act 2004.

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Nuclear energy in Ireland

The Single Electricity Market encompassing the entire island of Ireland does not, and has never, produced any electricity from nuclear power stations.

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Nuclear power in the United Kingdom

Nuclear power in the United Kingdom generates around a quarter of the country's electricity as of 2016, projected to rise to a third by 2035.

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Oldbury Nuclear Power Station

Oldbury nuclear power station is a closed nuclear power station located on the south bank of the River Severn close to the village of Oldbury-on-Severn in South Gloucestershire, England.

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PAWB

PAWB may refer to.

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Potassium iodate

Potassium iodate (KIO3) is a chemical compound.

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Proposed nuclear power stations in the United Kingdom

Proposed nuclear power stations in the United Kingdom include: Two other sites, Heysham and Hartlepool, were identified as possible locations in 2010 but these appear to have been dropped.

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Rail freight in Great Britain

The railway network in Great Britain has been used to transport goods of various types and in varying volumes since the early 19th century.

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Rhun ap Iorwerth

Rhun ap Iorwerth AM (born 27 August 1972) is a Welsh politician and journalist who represents Ynys Môn in the Welsh Assembly.

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Small modular reactor

Small modular reactors (SMRs) are a type of nuclear fission reactor which are smaller than conventional reactors, and manufactured at a plant and brought to a site to be fully constructed.

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Taylor Woodrow

Taylor Woodrow was one of the largest housebuilding and general construction companies in Britain.

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Trawsfynydd nuclear power station

Trawsfynydd nuclear power station is a former Magnox power station situated in Snowdonia National Park in Gwynedd, Wales.

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Tregele

Tregele is a small village located Mechell Community, in north Anglesey, Wales.

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Valley railway station

Valley railway station (Gorsaf reilffordd y Fali) is a railway station that serves the village of Valley in Anglesey, Wales.

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Vulnerability of nuclear plants to attack

The vulnerability of nuclear plants to deliberate attack is of concern in the area of nuclear safety and security.

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Wye (rail)

In railroad structures, and rail terminology, a wye (like the 'Y' glyph) or triangular junction is a triangular joining arrangement of three rail lines with a railroad switch (set of points) at each corner connecting to each incoming line.

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1971 in Wales

This article is about the particular significance of the year 1971 to Wales and its people.

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2006 in Wales

This article is about the particular significance of the year 2006 to Wales and its people.

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Wylfa, Wylfa Newydd, Wylfa Newydd Nuclear Project, Wylfa nuclear power station.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wylfa_Nuclear_Power_Station

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