TITLE

EDF denies revised bid for British Energy

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;9/19/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the speculation on the revised takeover bid of Electricité De France (EDF) for British Energy. Talks are continuing, but a falling oil price and the worsening global economic outlook since its original £12 billion deal was rejected have cooled the French company's enthusiasm. A takeover of British Energy would further EDF's ambitions to build nuclear power plants in Great Britain.
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34800076

 

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