All publications by tag «FRANCE»
2020, July, 2, 11:35:00NEW FRANCE'S NUCLEAR
SFEN recommends that France includes the project to construct a series of three pairs of reactors in its post-COVID recovery plan and confirms the launch of the project at the end of the investigation in mid-2021. It also says the European Union should include new nuclear in the Green Deal and associated plans for financial mechanisms.
2020, June, 2, 14:40:00FRANCE'S ECONOMY WILL DOWN 11%
France imposed one of the Europe’s strictest lockdowns in mid-March and only began removing restrictions on May 11
2020, May, 18, 08:20:00FRANCE'S NUCLEAR POWER
France has 57 reactors that supply round-the-clock low-carbon electricity to more than three-quarters of the country's population and more than 250 of its industrial energy users at 530 sites
2020, May, 8, 11:25:00WIND POWER FOR FRANCE
The Saint-Brieuc wind farm will be constructed some 16 kilometres (9.94 miles) off the coast of Brittany. It will be equipped with 62 units of 8-MW turbines supplied by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy SA (BME:SGRE).
2020, April, 16, 13:50:00FRANCE, CHINA NUCLEAR
France's Framatome has signed a long-term service contract with the Taishan Nuclear Power Joint Venture Company Limited (TNPJVC) to support operations of units 1 and 2 at the Taishan nuclear power plant in China's Guangdong province. The 1750-megawatt EPRs entered commercial operation in December 2018 and September 2019, respectively.
2020, April, 14, 14:30:00FRANCE'S ECONOMY DOWN BY 8%
France's finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said the economy was now expected to contract 8% this year instead of the 6% flagged as recently as Thursday.
2020, April, 9, 13:45:00EDF FINANCIAL TARGETS DOWN
EDF would lower its 2020 nuclear power production target of 375-390 TWh, but did not say by how much.
2020, March, 18, 12:15:00FRANCE'S STIMULUS $50 BLN
Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire announced a €45 billion ($50 billion) aid package to help businesses and employees cope with the escalating health crisis and brace for a recession.
2020, March, 16, 10:10:00CHINA, FRANCE WIND INVESTMENT $1 BLN
The joint-venture project, with a total investment of 7.9 billion yuan (about 1.13 billion U.S. dollars), was the first of its kind in offshore wind power with both domestic and foreign investment, China Energy said.
2020, February, 21, 11:55:00FRANCE'S NUCLEAR CHANGES
France's Fessenheim nuclear reactor, on the border with Germany, will be shut down at the end of June