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Daily (24.10.2017): French year-ahead power contract rose 2.3% on news of delayed nuclear reactor restarts

Oil prices changed slightly on Monday amid signs of a drop in U.S. drilling rates and as supply disruptions in Iraq dented exports out of OPEC's second-biggest producer.

read more... 24/10/2017


Daily (12.10.2017): French year-ahead delivery power contract hit a record high, delayed nuclear reactors restarts

Oil prices edged up for the third day on Wednesday as OPEC predictions of higher demand for 2018 and tensions in Kurdistan buyout prices.

read more... 12/10/2017


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


Last segment of the Fukushima ice wall is being frozen

The last section of the ice wall surrounding the damaged Fukushima Daiichi reactors is being frozen, as stated by Tokyo Electric Power Company. The wall ensures that no water from the outside enters the reactor building basement, and no contaminated water from the inside escapes to the outside.

read more... 25/08/2017


Nuclear waste found under Fukushima power plant

A heap of melted nuclear waste has been found by an underwater robot inside a damaged reactor at the Fukushima power plant.

read more... 28/07/2017