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    1. July 21, 2016

      EDF poised to decide on Hinkley investment

      EDF will make its long-delayed final investment decision on whether to build two nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point in...

    2. Fast FT

      July 21, 2016

      EDF to take final decision on Hinkley next week

      EDF will make its long-delayed final investment decision to build two new nuclear reactors at Hinkley Point in Somerset...

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    1. July 21, 2016

      EDF looks to future without coal trading

      From a nondescript office block close to London’s Victoria station, EDF, the French utility company, has quietly built...

    2. June 30, 2016

      Trade unions press EDF to delay Hinkley Point C decision

      Britain’s vote to leave the EU makes it “more necessary than ever” for EDF to delay making a final investment decision...

    3. June 28, 2016

      French government reassures on Hinkley Point project

      The French government has attempted to calm fears that the UK’s vote to leave the EU will scupper plans to build...

    4. June 23, 2016

      EDF workers seek further delay to Hinkley Point project

      EDF’s workers’ committee has turned to the French courts in an attempt to further delay the group’s £18bn project to...

    5. June 14, 2016

      Finns deeply worried about French nuclear industry

      One of the main international customers for a much-delayed and costly nuclear reactor has expressed deep worries over...

    6. May 26, 2016

      Fresh blow to Hinkley Point plans

      The workers’ committee at EDF on Thursday dealt a new blow to the controversial £18bn project to build a new nuclear...

    7. May 24, 2016

      France still ‘fully behind’ new Hinkley Point nuclear plant

      The French economy minister has written to British MPs to reassure them that France remains “fully behind”...

    8. May 13, 2016

      France warns on ‘colossal’ cost of building Hinkley Point plant

      France’s energy minister has warned of the “colossal” cost of the £18bn flagship Hinkley Point nuclear project to EDF,...

    9. May 12, 2016

      EDF adds £2.7bn for Hinkley contingencies

      EDF has warned that the cost of its Hinkley Point nuclear plant in the UK could be £2.7bn more than expected “in...

    10. May 5, 2016

      Areva’s €7bn shortfall and the limits of state aid

      Of all the things not to drop, 465 tonnes of machinery perched above a nuclear reactor ranks high. Such are the perils,...

    11. April 25, 2016

      Stock indices drift as bank meetings loom

      Monday 20.30 BST. Global markets started the week tentatively, with oil prices dipping, corporate earnings season...

    12. April 25, 2016

      EDF: high tension lines

      For the high wire artist, courage counts as much as balance. EDF, the French electric utility, has finally recognised...

    13. April 24, 2016

      EDF will postpone Hinkley Point investment decision to September

      EDF will not make its final investment decision on the contentious Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in the UK until...

    14. April 22, 2016

      EDF delays £18bn Hinkley Point investment decision

      EDF has pushed back the final investment decision on the Hinkley Point nuclear project in the UK until after it has...

    15. April 22, 2016

      EDF faces state aid hurdle over Hinkley Point project

      Any French government financial support to EDF to enable the company to build the Hinkley Point C nuclear power station...

    16. April 19, 2016

      Nuclear reactor clean-up weighs on EDF

      In 1997 French utility EDF started to dismantle its first nuclear power plant, a 30-year-old heavy water reactor in...

    17. April 19, 2016

      Pressure rises on EDF board over Hinkley Point C nuclear plant

      A group of managers at French utility EDF have sent a letter to its board of directors warning they could all face...

    18. April 8, 2016

      EDF engineers back Hinkley Point project in the UK

      A group of more than 100 engineers at French utility EDF have come out in support of the company’s contentious plans to...

    19. March 30, 2016

      EDF union board rep to vote against Hinkley Point project

      A union-backed board member at French energy company EDF has said he will vote against its plan to build a nuclear...

    20. March 30, 2016

      Engineers are telling the truth about Hinkley Point

      When did a major investment decision last go ahead successfully against the explicit advice of a company’s engineers?...

    21. March 29, 2016

      Dissenting EDF engineers urge delay to Hinkley nuclear project

      Senior engineers at French utility EDF have called for at least a two year delay at the controversial Hinkley Point...

    22. March 23, 2016

      EDF chief executive predicts green light for Hinkley Point

      The chief executive of EDF Energy has predicted that Hinkley Point will shortly get the go-ahead, even as he admitted...

    23. Fast FT

      March 23, 2016

      EDF Energy chief: Hinkley Point 'will go ahead'

      EDF Energy chief executive Vincent de Rivaz has told UK Parliamentarians that he is confident the controversial and...

    24. March 20, 2016

      EDF’s nuclear troubles rooted in caution

      If there is a single person responsible for the troubled efforts to build the UK’s first new nuclear power station in a...

    25. March 20, 2016

      EDF’s French nuclear plant faces years of further delay

      EDF’s new nuclear power station in France faces years of further delays if tests confirm that the steel used in its...

    26. March 11, 2016

      EDF seeks financial support from French state for Hinkley Point C

      EDF will not go ahead with the contentious £18bn Hinkley Point C nuclear project in the UK unless it wins further...

    27. March 11, 2016

      EDF: At breaking point

      On a freezing afternoon in Paris, Thomas Piquemal, the 46-year-old finance director of French state-backed utility EDF,...

    28. March 11, 2016

      Thomas Piquemal: Boxing fan whose feint backfired

      Thomas Piquemal grew up playing rugby in Lavelanet, his small home town in south-west France, but it was only when he...

    29. March 10, 2016

      French watchdog issues warning to EDF over Hinkley Point

      France’s state audit body has said that EDF should ask itself “serious questions” before pushing ahead with plans to...

    30. March 10, 2016

      UK energy: spam, what spam?

      Roger Witcomb, chair of the Competition and Markets Authority, wants to be clear. He does not intend UK households to...

    31. March 9, 2016

      Should investors be worried that EDF’s finance director has resigned?

      How worried should investors be that EDF’s finance director has resigned? Thomas Piquemal has stepped down because he...

    32. March 7, 2016

      Is gender neutrality the way to shut the Stem gap?

      When EDF Energy launched its “Pretty Curious” campaign in October aimed at “inspiring girls’ curiosity about science,...

    33. March 7, 2016

      EDF tensions over Hinkley Point C are laid bare

      Tensions inside EDF over its plans to build a flagship nuclear power station in the UK were laid bare on Monday, after...

    34. March 7, 2016

      France and UK move to quash revolt at EDF over nuclear project

      The French and British governments on Monday redoubled their support for a nuclear project in the UK, attempting to...

    35. March 7, 2016

      A blow to Britain’s plan for nuclear renaissance

      In the decade since Britain first outlined plans for a new generation of nuclear power stations, the obstacles to...

    36. March 7, 2016

      EDF: fit of pique

      Some distrust of nuclear energy is just technophobia: some people think it makes you glow in the dark or breeds...

    37. March 7, 2016

      EDF finance chief quits over decision to push on with Hinkley Point

      The chief financial officer of EDF, the French utility, has quit following an internal disagreement over whether to...

    38. February 24, 2016

      Iberdrola: staying lucky

      Gary Player was once derided as a lucky golfer. He retorted that the more he practised, the luckier he got. Ignacio...

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