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    1. March 29, 2012

      GDF Suez/IP: the wrong question?

      GDF Suez has finally answered the “will they, won’t they” question. The French utility has decided that now is the moment to...

    2. January 11, 2012

      French rivals to compete on wind farm bids

      EDF and GDF Suez, the rival French utilities, are going head-to-head in a battle to secure the lion’s share of a €10bn...

    1. December 8, 2011

      GDF Suez chief guards shareholders’ interests

      For Gérard Mestrallet, chief executive of GDF Suez, one of the most important elements of his recent bout of arm-wrestling...

    2. October 27, 2011

      GDF Suez angered by gas price freeze

      Gérard Mestrallet, chief executive of GDF Suez, has taken aim at the French government over a continued freeze on household...

    3. August 14, 2011

      BP and GDF Suez to sell North Sea gas stakes

      BP and GDF Suez, the French utility, have separately put their interests in two gasfields in the North Sea on the block as...

    4. August 8, 2011

      CIC in talks over stake in GDF Suez arm

      GDF Suez is in advanced talks to sell a minority stake in its exploration and production business to China’s sovereign...

    5. March 9, 2011

      GDF Suez launches first euro ‘century bond’

      GDF Suez has sold the first euro-denominated 100-year bond, marking a new point in investor demand for ultralong-dated debt....

    6. March 4, 2011

      GDF Suez expects earnings boost

      Gérard Mestrallet, chief executive of GDF Suez, pledged a 32 per cent increase in operating profits over the next three...

    7. February 2, 2011

      GDF Suez eyes floating gas plant plan

      GDF Suez is studying a project to build a floating gas liquefication plant as it shifts its investment priorities to Asia...

    8. September 23, 2010

      GDF Suez pulls out of key reactor project

      The future for France’s new-generation nuclear technology is looking uncertain after it emerged that GDF Suez, the world’s...

    9. August 10, 2010

      Patience pays off for GDF-Suez

      The energy business is all about the long term and Gérard Mestrallet, the head of France’s GDF-Suez, knows this better than...

    10. August 9, 2010

      GDF / International Power

      GDF Suez, like other French utilities, has a hardy appetite for foreign assets. Also like its peers, it is constrained in...

    11. June 17, 2010

      GDF Suez and the three-year big merger itch

      Gérard Mestrallet may seem disconcertingly mild-mannered and soft-spoken. But the chairman of one of the world’s largest...

    12. June 17, 2010

      GDF Suez and the three-year big merger itch

      Gérard Mestrallet may seem disconcertingly mild-mannered and soft-spoken. But the chairman of one of the world's largest...

    13. June 9, 2010

      GDF stands by core strategic goals

      A law designed to open France's electricity market to competition could fail if the government agrees to demands by...

    14. June 8, 2010

      GDF-Suez stands by core strategic goals

      GDF-Suez’s Gerard Mestrallet is focused on the battle to secure an open energy market in France A law designed to open...

    15. May 13, 2010

      SocGen and GDF part company

      Société Générale and French utility group GDF Suez yesterday said they were ending a partnership in natural gas and power...

    16. March 5, 2010

      GDF Suez rekindles the spirit of Ferdinand Lesseps

      GDF Suez hasbeen steadily returning to its old Suez Canal roots. Gerard Mestrallet, the Franco-Belgian group's chairman and...

    17. March 4, 2010

      GDF Suez rekindles spirit of Lesseps

      GDF Suez has been steadily returning to its old Suez Canal roots. Gerard Mestrallet, the Franco-Belgian group’s chairman and...

    18. January 19, 2010

      International Power tests French secret M&A formula

      It sounded too good to be true - at least the way GDF-Suez told it. If the French utility had succeeded in pulling off a...

    19. January 18, 2010

      International Power proves elusive for GDF-Suez

      It sounded too good to be true, at least the way GDF-Suez told it. If the French utility had succeeded in pulling off a...

    20. December 5, 2009

      French affair

      There was little mention of Nicolas Sarkozy's slap at the City at the celebrations for the Paris office launch for boutique...

    21. July 22, 2009

      GdF Suez counts benefits of tie-up

      It was on a warm summer day almost two years ago that Gérard Mestrallet knew he would finally see a long-held dream...

    22. July 20, 2009

      GdF Suez turns to Brazil's nuclear market

      GdF Suez, the French power utility, is eyeing Brazil as a potentially lucrative market for the new-generation EPR nuclear...

    23. July 20, 2009

      GdF Suez eyes Brazil nuclear market

      GdF Suez, the French power utility, is eyeing Brazil as a potentially lucrative market for the new generation EPR nuclear...

    24. July 19, 2009

      GdF Suez eyes Brazil nuclear market

      GdF Suez, the French power utility, is eyeing Brazil as a potentially lucrative market for the new generation EPR nuclear...

    25. June 8, 2009

      Takeover battle as EcoSecurities rejects bids

      A takeover battle has broken out at carbon trading specialist EcoSecurities. The company has received two takeover...

    26. April 29, 2009

      Franco-Spanish group quits race for nuclear sites

      The British government stands to make more than £400m ($584m) in the hotly contested auction of land to build nuclear power...

    27. April 29, 2009

      High bids force out group in nuclear site sale

      The British government stands to make more than £400m in the hotly contested auction of land to build new nuclear power...

    28. April 28, 2009

      EDF and RWE team lead UK nuclear race

      The British government stands to make more than £400m ($584m) in the hotly-contested auction of land to build nuclear power...

    29. March 5, 2009

      GDF Suez prepares for tough 2009

      GDF Suez on Thursday postponed profit targets, accelerated cost cuts and cancelled planned share buy-backs as it prepared...

    30. December 3, 2008

      Infrastructure

      Dig, dig, dig! Politicians across the world are promising big spending on public works projects to save jobs and prop up...

    31. December 2, 2008

      European infrastructure projects

      Dig, dig, dig! Politicians across the world are promising big spending on public works projects to save jobs and prop up...

    32. November 27, 2008

      GDF Suez to cut €1bn in costs

      GDF Suez, the French utility group, said it would cut €1bn ($1.3bn) of costs and delay the completion of its share buy-back...

    33. October 28, 2008

      Jean-Marc Boursier: A reassuring sense of business as usual

      Amid all the talk of crisis and recession, there is something hugely reassuring about a discussion with Jean-Marc Boursier,...

    34. September 12, 2008

      Mestrallet steps on the gas at merged GDF-Suez

      Gérard Mestrallet finally fulfilled his old dream of merging Gaz de France and Suez two months ago to create a new European...

    35. September 11, 2008

      Mestrallet steps on the gas at merged GDF-Suez

      Gérard Mestrallet finally fulfilled his old dream of merging Gaz de France and Suez two months ago to create a new European...

    36. July 23, 2008

      The birth of GDF Suez

      Gérard Mestrallet is in a good mood. After two-and-a-half years, he has seen off unwelcome interest from Italians, bolshy...

    37. July 22, 2008

      Italian shock that realised Mestrallet’s dream

      Gérard Mestrallet has been quietly celebrating this week, with a few glasses of his favourite Stella Artois beer, the...

    38. July 22, 2008

      Telecoms lead Europe lower

      European equity markets broke an advance that ran for four days after a trading update from Vodafone unnerved investors in...

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