Électricité de France
|Treddit as||Euronext: EDFCAC Next 20 Component|
|Jean-Bernard Lévy (Chairman and CEO)|
|Products||Electricity generation, transmission and distribution; energy trading|
|Revenue||€ 69.6 billion (2017)|
|€13.7 billion (2017)|
|Profit||€3.2 billion (2017)|
|Awner||French State : (84.5%)|
Nummer o employees
|151,073 (FTE, average 2017)|
|Subsidiaries||EDF Energy, EDF Luminus|
Électricité de France S.A. (EDF; Electricity of France) is a French electric utility company, largely owned bi the French state. Headquartered in Paris, with €71.2 billion in revenues in 2016, EDF operates a diverse portfolio o 120+ gigawatts o generation capacity in Europe, Sooth Americae, North Americae, Asie, the Middle East an Africae.
Analysis[eedit | eedit soorce]
- nuclear: 64.3%
- renewable energy: 12.3% (includes 4.6% hydroelectricity)
- gas: 8.6%
- coal: 14.5%
- other: 0.3%
Nuclear pouer[eedit | eedit soorce]
Its 58 active nuclear reactors (in Fraunce) are spread oot over 20 sites (nuclear pouer plants). They comprise 34 reactors o 900 MWe, 20 reactors o 1300 MWe, an 4 reactors o 1450 MWe. All are pressurized watter reactors.
In 2017 EDF will take over the majority o the reactor business o Areva, in a French government sponsored restructurin followin financial and technical problems at Areva. In July 2017, Fraunce's Environmental Minister Nicolas Hulot stated that up tae 17 o Fraunce's nuclear pouer reactors — all of which are operated bi EDF — could be shuttered bi 2025 tae meet legislative targets for reducing dependence on the pouer source.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
- Consolidated Financial Statements at 31 December 2017 (PDF) (Report). EDF Group. 2018. Retrieved 16 February 2018.
- "Shareholding structure | EDF France". Edf.fr. 2016-12-31. Retrieved 2017-03-30.
- "Les participations publiques" (in French). Agence des participations de l'État. 30 April 2015. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
- AFP (August 2010)