PARIS Oct 5 French day-ahead spot power price
rose 8.75 euros ($9.81) or 22.4 pct on Wednesday on
tight nuclear power supply following an unplanned outage at
EDF's 1,300 MW Paluel 4 reactor overnight.
The was also another unplanned outage at Engie's
428 MW gas-fired plant, French grid operator RTE said on its
European power prices have hit one year highs in the past
week on French nuclear power supply concerns. According to
Reuters tabulation, 22 out of 58 French nuclear reactors are
currently on planned or statutory outage.
($1 = 0.8917 euros)
(Reporting by Bate Felix, editing by Sybille de La Hamaide)