Issue details

STEP Site Nomination - Expression of Interest

To approve the submission of an Expression of Interest nominating a site for the Spherical Tokamak for Energy Production (STEP) project to the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA)

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial and Community Impact;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Overton Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 25/02/2021

Decision due: 23 March 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member with particular responsibility for Economic Recovery

Lead director: Director for Economic Growth and Regeneration

Contact: Iain Robertson, Head of Property, Investment and Regeneration Email:


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  • STEP Site Nomination - Expression of Interest