EDF denies revised bid for British Energy

September 2008
Utility Week;9/19/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p10
Trade Publication
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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