About 13 miles north east of Burnham (half an hour by road) is Bradwell Nuclear Power Station, which is being decommissioned.
Electricity generation started in 1962 and ceased in 2002.
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The owners maintain dialogue through the Bradwell Local Community Liaison Council.
The old power station is expected to be replaced by Bradwell B.
For more information, go to https://bradwellb.co.uk/