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Benjamin Mallet

UPDATE 2-France's EDF flags further rise in earnings after 2019 figures beat forecasts

14 Feb 2020

* French nuclear output fell in 2019 due to increased outages

French energy group Engie ousts CEO Isabelle Kocher

07 Feb 2020

PARIS French energy group Engie said on Thursday its board had decided not to renew the mandate of chief executive Isabelle Kocher and to put in place an interim management team as it hunts for a new boss to accelerate its transformation.

French energy group Engie ousts CEO Isabelle Kocher

07 Feb 2020

PARIS French energy group Engie said on Thursday its board had decided not to renew the mandate of chief executive Isabelle Kocher and to put in place an interim management team as it hunts for a new boss to accelerate its transformation.

State representatives on Engie board want CEO Kocher out - sources

06 Feb 2020

PARIS, Feb 6 Representatives of the French state on the board of utility Engie, which meets later on Thursday, have decided to vote to oust Chief Executive Isabelle Kocher, two sources familiar with the matter said.

UPDATE 2-Engie's CEO Kocher on the brink of exit in French power struggle - sources

05 Feb 2020

* Share performance has been lacklustre (Updates with more sources, writes through)

France's EDF flags problems with nuclear welds, shares dive

10 Sep 2019

PARIS French utility EDF has discovered problems with the weldings and other components in some of its nuclear reactors, it said on Tuesday, sending its shares down more than 8% as investors worried about potential closures.

EDF eyes lifespan extension with Tricastin 1 nuclear reactor upgrade

28 Jun 2019

SAINT-PAUL-TROIS-CHÂTEAUX, France French state-controlled utility EDF has started a 250 million euro (224 million pounds) maintenance and upgrade works at its 900 megawatt Tricastin 1 nuclear reactor that could enable it operate for another ten years.

EDF must sell more nuclear power at fixed cost to protect consumers-lobby groups

23 May 2019

PARIS, May 23 France should double the amount of nuclear energy that state-controlled utility EDF must sell to rivals at a fixed price to protect consumers from higher prices, alternative suppliers and consumer lobbies said on Thursday.

RPT-FOCUS-Engie to scale back overseas, cut costs to boost revenues - sources

22 Feb 2019

PARIS, Feb 21 Utility Engie is poised to cut back its geographical spread of businesses and focus on grids and renewables in a 1 billion euro cost-cutting drive to bolster revenues, sources familiar with the matter said.

Engie to scale back overseas, cut costs to boost revenues: sources

21 Feb 2019

PARIS Utility Engie is poised to cut back its geographical spread of businesses and focus on grids and renewables in a 1 billion euro cost-cutting drive to bolster revenues, sources familiar with the matter said.

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