EDF is to lead an international consortium in charge of a gas-fired power generation project at Son My in central Vietnam, after being selected to do so by the Vietnamese government.
EDF is to invest $8bn in developing its battery storage capability over the next two decades.
France’s EDF has increased the estimated cost of its 3200 MW Hinkley Point C nuclear power project in the UK to $25.4bn.
French utility EDF’s proposed takeover of Areva’s nuclear reactors business was approved this week by the European Commission.
Consultancy WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has been appointed by EDF Energy to its technical support alliance to support its fleet of wind farms, gas storage sites, coal and gas power plants across the UK.
European energy companies have spent around $1.1bn on start-ups in a bid to adapt to the changed circumstances facing their industries in recent years.
The chief executive of Czech utility EPH has been outlining the reasons why his company has gone against the grain in purchasing coal-fired power plants around Europe at a time when the trend is going in the other direction.
French unease at potential power shortages this winter have been alleviated by claims from the country’s gas power sector that there is sufficient capacity from the industry to sustain the country.
French state utility EDF has made a binding agreement to purchase Areva’s nuclear reactor assets, in a deal worth $2.7bn.
The chief executive of EDF Energy, the company building the UK’s first nuclear power plant in a generation says the British taxpayer will not be footing the bill for unforeseen rises in the cost of building the plant.