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Laivoja venäläisille, rahaa ranskalaisille

Sputniknews raportoi venäläisten olevan erimielisiä haluavatko he laivansa vai rahansa (1). Lisäksi ovat ranskalaisten kanssa erimielisiä paljonko rahaa haluavat ja saavat. Toimituksemme arvioi, että yleinen tapa on, että tavara toimitetaan tai rahat palautetaan. 47 more words

The accelerating decline of French nuclear power

For most people with any interest in energy issues, France is synonymous with nuclear power. With 78% of its electricity generated by the atom, it is by far the most nuclear-dependent country in the world. 2,780 more words

Energy Future

Areva - To cut between 5,000 and 6,000 jobs, between 3,000 and 4,000 in France

Beleaguered French nuclear engineering firm Areva SA plans to reduce its global payroll by between 5,000 and 6,000 jobs as part of a cost-cutting effort after years of losses.  92 more words

In The News

Nuclear Power: UK 'must learn' from French reactor concerns

Lessons should be learned from problems with a French reactor that is very similar to one planned in the UK, says Britain’s nuclear safety regulator. 411 more words


A possible Coup de grâce to EPR

Faults with the steel used in the safety casing of the nuclear reactor (for those who don’t speak nuclear, that’s the thing that encloses the reactor) used in the power station being built in Normandy, France for the utility major EDF, could signal the end of the third generation Nuclear Reactors. 262 more words

Bailouts, Areva, cracking and more...

A bit of a mishmash for this Friday, but we wanted to bring some additional attention to some news and developments you might have missed over the past couple of days (and even a bit farther back in one case). 959 more words