Electricite de France SA (EDF.PA)
11 Dec 2018
PARIS, Dec 10 Electricity production from French nuclear reactors rose 8 percent in November compared with the same month a year-ago due to a low volume of outages, state-controlled utility EDF said on Monday.
PARIS French independent power producers association ANODE said on Tuesday it would consider mounting a legal challenge against the government's planned freeze of state-owned utility EDF's regulated electricity tariffs.
PARIS France is considering restructuring state-owned utility EDF and plans a steady reduction to the country's reliance on nuclear power, the government said on Tuesday.
* Four to six reactors to close by 2030, two in 2027-28 (Writes through, adds environment minister comments, detail)
PARIS The French government will consider boosting its stake in energy utility EDF and will ask the company to make proposals about changing its structure, a source close to the Elysee presidential palace said on Tuesday.
PARIS French energy group EDF and Nawah Energy have signed a deal to operate and maintain the delayed Barakah power plant, which will be the first nuclear energy plant in the Arab world.
PARIS Strikes reduced electricity generation at two nuclear power reactors operated by French utility EDF on Tuesday, the country's RTE power grid operator said, pushing short-term power prices sharply higher.
PARIS The energy branch of France's hardline CGT union on Monday announced strikes by workers at state-controlled utility EDF , in protest over wage negotiations and a possible government-led restructuring of the company.
NAIROBI, Nov 9 The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Friday. - - - - - GLOBAL MARKETS Asian stocks pulled back from a one-month high on Friday as the Federal Reserve appeared poised to deliver another interest rate hike next month, paring gains made earlier this week after U.S. midterm elections triggered a global equities rally.
JOHANNESBURG, Nov 8 France's EDF Group signed an agreement on Thursday to build and operate a 1.2 billion euro ($1.37 billion) hydropower project in Cameroon, the first step in a plan to expand its hydropower business in Africa, a company executive said.