Tag Results for Constellation (9)

  1. France Secures Britain's Nuclear Industry

    This morning, Sept. 24, British Energy formally accepted a take-over bid by Electricité de France, which means that France will soon own and operate the bulk of the UK's nuclear power generating industry. It's a measure of how far the processes of electricity deregulation, globalization, and Europeanization have gone that the story gets only secondary treatment in today's French press. It didn't even make Le Monde's online homepage, while on Le Figaro's it ranked 14th, putting it well "below the fold."…

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  2. France Secures Britainâ¿¿s Nuclear Industry

    This morning, Sept. 24, British Energy formally accepted a take-over bid by Electricité de France, which means that France will soon own and operate the bulk of the UKâ''s nuclear power generating industry. Itâ''s a measure of how far the processes of electricity deregulation, globalization, and Europeanization have gone that the story gets only secondary treatment in todayâ''s French press. It didnâ''t even make Le Mondeâ''s online homepage, while on Le Figaroâ''s it ranked 14th, putting it well â''below the fold.â''…

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  3. Buffett Bolsters Nuclear Portfolio Edging Out France

    The Oracle of Omaha has agreed in principle of pay $4.7 for Constellation Energy, whose five reactors produce three fifths of the electricity it generates in the United States. On the eve of the agreement, Electricité de France had been hoping to take a stake in Constellation and use it as a bridgehead into a revived U.S. nuclear energy market. Still hanging fire are EDF's efforts to purchase British Energy, which owns and operates the UK's nuclear reactor fleet.

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  4. Buffett Bolsters Nuclear Portfolio Edging Out France

    The Oracle of Omaha has agreed in principle of pay $4.7 for Constellation Energy, whose five reactors produce three fifths of the electricity it generates in the United States. On the eve of the agreement, Electricité de France had been hoping to take a stake in Constellation and use it as a bridgehead into a revived U.S. nuclear energy market. Still hanging fire are EDFâ''s efforts to purchase British Energy, which owns and operates the UKâ''s nuclear reactor fleet.

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