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EDF: French EPR atomic reactor would become the first connected to the grid

The EDF version of so-called EPR nuclear reactors may be the first connected to the grid, overthrowing others also manufactured by Areva in Finland and China, according Henri Proglio, chief executive of state-controlled French utility EDF.

read more... 01/08/2014


France: EDF to lower electricity tariffs for most energy-intensive factories

French electricity giant EDF has agreed to curb electricity prices for the country’s most energy-intensive factories to make them more competitive than their counterparts in Germany and North America, where power prices are lower.

read more... 22/07/2014


EDF inks 20 year LNG deal with U.S. Cheniere Energy

French energy giant EDF entered into 20-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) sale and purchase deal with Cheniere Energy, Inc. in Texas.

read more... 21/07/2014


EDF on the point to vend Edison wind assets to F2i

France's EDF intends to sell a 70 percent stake in Italian unit Edison's wind farms to local infrastructure fund F2i at the end of June, as stated by two sources on Wednesday.

read more... 05/06/2014


France’s EDF close to an agreement with heavy industry groups

French utility EDF is approaching an agreement to reduce electricity tariffs paid by a group of industrial firms, counting chemical producer Solvay and metals conglomerate ArcelorMittal, as published in Les Echos newspaper.

read more... 23/04/2014