Category Archives: France

France prepares to deep fry its energy future

France retreats on nuclear energy by sacking EDF CEO Energy minister pledges reliance on renewables Areva struggles with strategic direction EDF Chief pushed out French President Francois Hollande canned EDF’s pro-nuclear boss Henri Prolio just days after the European Union … Continue reading

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What’s up with France over Nuclear?

The state owned nuclear giant Areva stayed out of hot water with investors. EDF got a major boost with the European Union’s approval of a massive new 3.2 Gwe nuclear reactor complex at Hinkley Point in the U.K. The lower … Continue reading

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