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  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
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Wiserlinks Knowledge

  • The world is changing incredibly quickly, business is speeding up, new competitors emerge from other markets. Life is more complex and inter-connected than ever. Leaders have to partner with their peers in order to make these new challenges a success.
  • This blog presents ideas for action.
 

Jean-Bernard Girault

France’s nuclear merger: European watchdog to approve deal

FOREIGNBRIEF | 31/05/2017

FOREIGNBRIEF The European Commission will decide whether to approve a deal that would see electricity giant EDF acquire a controlling interest in part of Areva, a company that designs and manufactures nuclear reactors. Both firms are majority-owned by the French government. The European Commission’s competition watchdog is concerned that the deal might impact pricing and […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

EDF set to win EU approval for Areva nuclear reactor deal

Reuters | 23/05/2017

Reuters French utility EDF is set to gain unconditional approval from the EU competition authorities for its plan to acquire a controlling stake in ailing nuclear power engineering group Areva’s reactor business. State-controlled EDF wants to acquire 51 to 75 percent of Areva NP, which designs, manufactures and services nuclear reactors and is worth about […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

France’s Futuren negotiating acquisition by EDF EN

Renewables Now | 26/04/2017

Renewables Now EDF Energies Nouvelles is exclusively negotiating the potential acquisition of a majority stake in French wind power producer Futuren SA.   Click here to read full article

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Jean-Bernard Girault

EDF acquires majority stake in Chinese wind energy developer

Reuters | 18/07/2016

Reuters French state-controlled utility EDF said on Tuesday it had entered the growing Chinese renewables energy market with the acquisition of a majority 80 percent stake in UPC Asia Wind Management (AWM) which develops and builds wind projects. The company did not give a value for the deal. The acquisition was done through EDF’s renewables […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

EDF Group Signs a Strategic Partnership with Enbridge for the Three First Offshore Wind Farms Projects off the French Coast

Business Wire | 23/05/2016

Business Wire EDF Energies Nouvelles, EDF Group subsidiary dedicated to renewable energy, is announcing a new partnership agreement with Enbridge Inc., a leader in the North American energy sector, including renewable energy. The agreement covers the development, construction and operation of three French offshore wind farms, totaling 1,400 MW of installed capacity. Click here to […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

EDF in group bidding for UK government stake in Eurostar

Reuters | 05/02/2016

Reuters French power company EDF is in a consortium led by Singapore sovereign fund GIC looking to buy a 40 percent stake in the Eurostar train service which the British government has put up for sale, the Les Echos newspaper reported. It said at least five non-binding offers had been shortlisted for the stake in […]

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Jean-Bernard Girault

France’s EDF in 123-megawatt US wind farm deal for P&G

Yahoo News | 23/10/2015

Yahoo News French energy giant EDF said Tuesday it will construct a 123-megawatt wind farm in Texas for the manufacturing of Procter & Gamble’s laundry, dish-washing and other household cleaning products. The link-up with the US group was revealed after Procter & Gamble joined 80 other firms Monday at the White House to sign the […]

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