Corporate rss

Areva head steps down on ill health

20 October 2014

Luc Oursel (Areva) 48Luc Oursel has stepped down from his position as CEO of Areva citing the need to pursue treatment and a personal battle against illness.


Vattenfall sues Germany over phase-out policy

16 October 2014

Swedish utility Vattenfall is suing Germany at the Washington-based International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes over the closure of the Brunsbüttel and Krümmel nuclear power plants.

Paks project company to be sold to state

16 October 2014

A project company set up to oversee the expansion of the Paks nuclear power plant is to be sold to the state, a general meeting of Magyar Villamos Művek decided yesterday.

Loan for continued Petten operation

20 October 2014

Petten 48The Dutch government will provide a loan so that necessary upgrades can be made to enable the aging Petten research reactor to operate for a further ten years, by which time its replacement should have started up.

Lévy selected to head EDF

16 October 2014

French president Francois Hollande has selected Jean-Bernard Lévy to replace Henri Proglio as chairman and CEO of French generator EDF.

State regulators propose San Onofre settlement

13 October 2014

SONGS_sunset_(SCE)_48Consumers stand to receive refunds and credits totalling $1.3 billion due to the premature closure of the San Onofre nuclear power plant under a settlement proposed by the California Public Utilities Commission.