EDF said Thursday that it had already asked Framatome ” to start production of certain forgings ” for new EPRs, without waiting for the French government to decide whether or not to launch a reactor construction program.
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France could technically do without nuclear in 2050. This would however imply heavy and expensive technical projects to replace the atom with renewable energies, conclude in a report the manager of the RTE network and the International Energy Agency.
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Within EDF, opposition to the “Hercules” project is taking shape. Staff representatives launch a communication campaign against the project and denounce a “dismantling” of the group. The content of the reorganization of EDF is still not known in detail, but opponents are getting organized more and more. On Wednesday January 27, the group’s Central Social and Economic Committee (CSEC) announced the launch of a large-scale communication campaign against the “Hercules” plan, carried by the CEO, Jean-Bernard Lévy, with the support of the ‘executive.
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