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LONDON/MILAN Europe's biggest utility Enel will ramp up spending on digital networks to offer smart meters, remote home appliance controls and car charging points, the Italian company said on Tuesday.
Mailand/Madrid/Frankfurt/Düsseldorf Die Energiebranche in Deutschland steht womöglich vor einer weiteren Konsolidierung.
MADRID/FRANKFURT/MILAN German utility RWE is looking at ways to cut its 16.8-billion euro (15.00 billion pounds) stake in retail business Innogy , several banking sources told Reuters, adding this could involve a deal with Italy's Enel .
MILAN Italy's Banca Carige said on Thursday it had failed to secure underwriters for a 560-million-euro (499.83 million pounds) share issue, which is a key European Central Bank demand for the lender to safeguard its future.
ROME/MILAN Italy is looking to phase out all coal power plant production by 2025 and boost the role of renewable energy as it seeks to reduce its carbon footprint, the government said on Friday.
MILAN Italy's biggest utility Enel sees acquisitions as the only way to grow its core distribution business and is committed to pursuing targets round the world, the utility's CEO told Reuters.
LONDON/MILAN Italian state-controlled power engineering firm Ansaldo Energia has hired Rothschild to kick off preliminary work on a share sale which could happen after Italy's general elections next year, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
MILAN Italy's new energy strategy needs to give a greater role to green energy to wean the country off reliance on gas and reduce its carbon footprint, the head of Italy’s biggest utility Enel said.
MILAN Italian oil major Eni could sell stakes in its oil and gas fields in Mexico and Indonesia in the next stage of its asset sale strategy, the company said on Friday.
MILAN Monte dei Paschi di Siena shares will resume trading on Wednesday 10 months after they were suspended when Italy's fourth-largest bank failed to raise capital to bolster its finances.
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