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EDF: French government says no to suspending ARENH mechanism

Bad news for EDF. The government will not allow utility EDF to suspend the ARENH mechanism under which it is required to sell part of the nuclear power it produces to its competitors.

read more... 26/10/2016


EDF will test 12 nuclear reactors in carbon investigation

French state-controlled utility EDF declared on Wednesday it would accomplish more tests on 12 nuclear reactors during their scheduled outages in the future months, which might affect the length of the outage period for several of the reactors.

read more... 29/09/2016


EDF and Britain will ink Hinkley Point contracts on Thursday

French state-controlled utility EDF has decided to ink agreements with the British government for its Hinkley Point nuclear project on Thursday, as mentioned by French financial daily Les Echos.

read more... 26/09/2016


Lewis Wind Power purchases new wind farm site in Scotland

Lewis Wind Power (LWP), a joint venture between engineering and construction group Amec Foster Wheeler and EDF Energy Renewables, on Wednesday acquired new wind farm acreage on Scotland's Isle of Lewis since it tries to sell production into the wider UK grid through a scheduled sub-sea cable.

read more... 16/09/2016


EDF and French government settle on 400 million euro compensation for Fessenheim closure

French state-controlled utility EDF and the French government have settled on a 400 million euro ($450 million) compensation package for the shutting down of EDF's Fessenheim nuclear plant, as stated by a source familiar with the situation on Wednesday.

read more... 29/08/2016