Richard Milne reports
Sweden’s new centre-right government wants to build new nuclear power plants to boost energy security. There is currently a fierce debate in the country over high electricity prices and the need to produce carbon-free energy to make industry greener.
Ulf Kristersson, Sweden’s prime minister, said a new law would be proposed to abolish the current limit that Sweden can only have no more than 10 nuclear reactors at three sites across the country.
“We should be able to build more reactors in more places than we have been able to do so far…Sweden clearly needs to…