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Gazprom to bid for EDF Energy U.K. Power Plant

The Russian giant Gazprom envisages bidding for a U.K. power plant put up for sale by EDF Energy, deal which will provide the gas major with a production base in UK to complement its growing trading business.

read more... 11/06/2012


EDF Energy to delay Hinkley Point to 2021

The energy major EDF Energy is postponing the £1.2bn civil engineering contract for the construction of new nuclear station at Hinkley Point in Somerset, bringing more uncertainty over the nuclear renaissance.

read more... 29/05/2012


EDF’s plans to prolong life of UK nuclear power stations put energy policy in doubt

The electricity giant EDF, the UK’s main nuclear operator, is negotiating with the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) the extension of the operational lifetime of their existing eight nuclear power reactors.

read more... 22/05/2012


EDF to enter the Moroccan wind market

The consortium led by EDF Energies Nouvelle, the renewable arm of the French giant EDF, in association with Mitsui & Co. Ltd, were selected by Morocco’s national electricity office, Office National d’Electricité (ONE) to develop a 150 MW wind farm located to the east of Fes, northern Morocco.

read more... 18/04/2012


UK: EDF Energy brings 1200 MW of nuclear capacity back to the grid

UK-based EDF Energy announced that it has resumed output from two nuclear power plants, bringing the capacity of 1200 MW back to the grid.

read more... 11/04/2012