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EDF tries to find alternatives for $17bn distribution network RTE

French electric utility firm Electricite de France (EDF) wants to either sell stake or choose a partial offshoot of its French distribution network Reseau de Transport d’Electricite (RTE) this year.

read more... 26/01/2015


EDF Energy to expand lifetime of UK Dungeness B nuclear plant to 2028

EDF Energy declared on Tuesday it will expand the lifetime of its Dungeness B nuclear electricity plant in Britain to 2028, subsequent to the authorization of the UK nuclear regulator.

read more... 21/01/2015


Russia: Gazprom decided to purchase European partners out of South Stream pipeline

Gazprom has decided to purchase its European associates Wintershall, EDF and Eni out of the fragmented South Stream gas pipeline project, as stated by the companies on Monday.

read more... 30/12/2014


Czech company EPH struggles for E.ON’s Italian assets

Privately-held Czech energy group EPH would like to acquire several Italian assets put on sale by German utility E.ON, potentially pitting it against France’s EDF in a 2 billion euro ($2.5 billion) battle, as stated on Thursday by two sources familiar with the situation.

read more... 12/12/2014


EDF ought to double nuclear electricity sales to rivals

French power utility EDF must be obliged to double the share of nuclear electricity production it vends to competitors from a quarter to up to half so as to raise competition, as stated by GDF Suez's chief executive on Thursday.

read more... 05/12/2014