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EDF’s board of directors approve the final investment decision for Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in UK

French electricity giant EDF made the final investment decision to build the two nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point C in Somerset, in south-west England.

read more... 01/08/2016


EDF to sell a 49% stake in power grid unit RTE

French utility EDF has unveiled it launched exclusive negotiations with Caisse des Dépôts and CNP Assurances to form a long-term partnership for the development of RTE.

read more... 29/07/2016


EDF shareholders authorize $4.4 billion fundraising for nuclear electricity

Shareholders at EDF have approved a $4.4 billion equity fundraising that will go towards paying for the UK’s Hinkley Point C plant as well as improving other nuclear facilities in France.

read more... 28/07/2016


UK: EDF Energy invests £100,000 in efficiency scheme

EDF Energy, the major low-carbon electricity producer in the U.K., made an investment of £100,000 in a scheme to install energy efficiency measures in flood-affected homes in Cumbria in the northwest of England, as stated by the company on Tuesday.

read more... 21/07/2016


ENGIE to close the door of Twinerg combined-cycle gas turbine

French energy giant Engie decided to close the 385-MW Twinerg combined-cycle gas turbine by October 2016, following a similar decision by EDF Luminus to dismantle four of its gas-fired power plants.

read more... 19/07/2016