EDF seeks Hinkley deal this year as Austria and UK battle over subsidies

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New chief executive says he hopes to reach deal on nuclear power plant in 2015, but admits a number of issues have yet to be resolved

EDF Energy is hoping to reach financial close on its planned £16bn nuclear power plant at Hinkley Point this year, amid fears the project could face further delays because of a legal challenge from Austria...

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