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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


EDF, Alstom winners of French offshore wind farm tender

A consortium led by state-owned utility EDF and Alstom has won three projects in the tender launched by the French government to install offshore wind turbines off the coast of France.

read more... 09/04/2012


EDF announces increased UK profits due to nuclear output

The French energy giant, EDF has announced a huge jump in its profits, despite the 8% drop in UK gas and electricity sales.

read more... 21/02/2012