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French EDF acquires a 80 % stake in Chinese wind energy firm

State-owned French energy giant EDF on Tuesday acquired a majority 80 percent stake in Hong Kong-based Chinese firm UPC Asia Wind Management (AWM), growing its presence on the Chinese renewable energy market.

read more... 12/07/2016


EDF reiterates its support for Hinkley Point nuclear project despite Brexit

French power utility EDF on Monday reiterated its support for the development of delayed new nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in southern England, declaring that British referendum to quit the European Union will not affect its plans.

read more... 05/07/2016


Sweden’s support for nuclear – a boost for the industry

Sweden's plan to preserve nuclear energy as part of its low-carbon energy mix is a significant boost for the nuclear industry, as stated on Tuesday by CEO of French utility EDF Jean-Bernard Levy .

read more... 15/06/2016


China General Nuclear Power Corporation dismisses it will build alone Hinkley Point C project

China General Nuclear Power Corporation (CGNPC), which is helping French Energy Company EDF with Hinkley Point C project, has categorically dismissed the idea it would go it alone if the largely state-owned French company dropped out.

read more... 16/05/2016


EDF: Hinkley Point equity cost might increase to 21 billion pounds

French utility EDF declared on Thursday that contingency margins on its project to construct two nuclear reactors in Hinkley Point, Britain might raise the cost by around three billion pounds to approximately 21 billion pounds ($30.27 billion).

read more... 12/05/2016