March 2009
Utility Week;3/27/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 13, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on the participation of French energy and power workers in demonstrations in France in March 2009 in a day of strikes to protest against the government's economic policies. According to EDF, about 17 percent of staff went on strike. The stoppages led to the shut down of the country's 10-12 Gigawatts (GW) generation from nuclear, fossil and other sources. The demonstration also affected the refineries of Total.


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