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Total’s entry in the French retail electricity market will shake prices

French oil major Total affirmed that it would start a price war with EDF and Engie in the French power retail sector, as it plans to offer a 10 percent price discount.

read more... 06/10/2017


Italy’s Edison seals 20-year agreement to purchase US LNG from Venture Global

Italian utility Edison declared on Wednesday that the company, owned by France's EDF, cut a deal with U.S.-based Venture Global on selling and purchasing the liquified natural gas (LNG).

read more... 03/10/2017


France: EDF will protect its business position in energy sector investigation

The French minister of environment Nicolas Hulot declared in July that about 17 reactors could be closed in France by the year 2025, as it tries to reduce the part of nuclear power in its electricity mix.

read more... 21/09/2017


Output at two EDF nuclear reactors cut due to heatwave

French electric utility company EDF announced about the reduction of the output at two reactors at its Tricastin nuclear plant located in southern France, due to blistering weather.

read more... 19/07/2017


ASN report suggests EDF may have to replace Flamanville reactor cover in few years

According to ASN report, the lid of the Flamanville reactor vessel, currently under construction by France’s EDF, may not be able to operate more than a few years, needing to be replaced after its scheduled start-up in 2018.

read more... 27/06/2017