UK Heysham 1-1 nuclear unit offline in unplanned outage

LONDON, Oct 12 (Reuters) - EDF Energy's 610-megawatt Heysham 1-1 nuclear unit went offline for an unplanned outage on Friday, the operator said.

"(I am) confirming it has gone off and is unplanned," said a spokesman, without giving a reason for the outage.

(Reporting by Karolin Schaps; Editing by Mike Nesbit)

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