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Re: Ffestiniog Pump Storage

"[...] and Dinorwig to complement the Wylfa station on Anglesey."

Wylfa was also responsible for the nearby location of an aluminium smelting works. That formed Wylfa's essential base load to avoid stand-by periods. Being symbiotic - when Wylfa closed so did the smelter.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglesey_Aluminium

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