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EDF unveils a sharp rise in costs for Flamanville nuclear reactor construction

French state-controlled power giant Electricite de France (EDF) announced that it will increase costs for the nuclear reactor it is building in Flamanville, northern France to €8.5 billion ($10.6 billion).

read more... 07/12/2012


EDF Extend life of Hunterston B nuclear power plant until 2023

Hunterston B nuclear power plant has been operating since 1976, and has a combined capacity of 890,000kW. It had been scheduled to close in 2016, but yesterday, power firm EDF Energy has announced that the operating life of Hunterston B nuclear power station in Ayrshire has been extended by seven years.

read more... 04/12/2012


EDF has completed Europe’s biggest PV plant in France

EDF Energies Nouvelles has completed the Toul- Rosierès photovoltaic plant in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department of eastern France. The 115 MW plant comprises about 1.4 million thin film photovoltaic panels produced by U.S. manufacturer First Solar, and is likely to produce enough energy to heat the houses of about 55,000 people.

read more... 14/11/2012


EDF Renewable Energy: 140 MW Pacific Wind Project in US becomes operational

EDF Renewable Energy, the US subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, announced commissioning of the 140 MW Pacific Wind Farm, located in Kern County in California.

read more... 17/09/2012


EDF Energies Nouvelles enters the Polish wind market

French renewable energy group EDF Energies Nouvelles entered the Polish market and made two acquisitions in Poland, thus continuing its international expansion.

read more... 13/09/2012