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Exclusive: UK regulator warns on EDF oversight of Hinkley Point supplier Areva - document

PARIS/LONDON French utility EDF's oversight of Areva, which will supply Britain's new Hinkley Point nuclear reactors, was brought into question in an internal document by Britain's Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR).

2:05pm EDT

UK regulator warns on EDF oversight of Hinkley Point supplier Areva-document

PARIS/LONDON, March 24 French utility EDF's oversight of Areva, which is supplying Britain's new Hinkley Point reactors, was brought into question in an internal document by Britain's Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR).

Mar 23 2017

Politics weigh as Korea's KEPCO eyes the Toshiba nuclear option

SEOUL/PARIS South Korea's KEPCO , the likeliest suitor for Toshiba Corp's troubled nuclear business, is holding off from making an approach because of question marks over the scale of damage at the unit and political uncertainty in both South Korea and the United States, people with direct knowledge of the matter say.

Mar 23 2017

Politics weigh as Korea's KEPCO eyes the Toshiba nuclear option

SEOUL/PARIS South Korea's KEPCO , the likeliest suitor for Toshiba Corp's troubled nuclear business, is holding off from making an approach because of question marks over the scale of damage at the unit and political uncertainty in both South Korea and the United States, people with direct knowledge of the matter say.

Mar 23 2017

Unions warn Areva nuclear waste container fault shows safety flaws

PARIS Flaws found in the production of nuclear waste containers highlight gaps in the safety culture at French nuclear group Areva's nuclear waste recycling facility at La Hague in Normandy, the firm's unions allege.

Mar 23 2017

Areva unions warn about safety at France's La Hague nuclear recycling plant

PARIS, March 23 Redundancies and cost savings are compromising safety at French nuclear group Areva's nuclear waste recyling facility at La Hague in Normandy, the firm's unions say in an internal document.

Mar 16 2017

French high school shooter was fascinated with Columbine massacre

PARIS The French student who shot his headmaster and pupils in his high school in southeastern France on Thursday was fascinated with the 1999 Columbine massacre in the United States, his social media profiles showed.

Mar 16 2017

French high school shooter was fascinated with Columbine massacre

PARIS The French student who shot his headmaster and pupils in his high school in southeastern France on Thursday was fascinated with the 1999 Columbine massacre in the United States, his social media profiles showed.

Mar 16 2017

Areva factory ill-equipped to make nuclear parts - French watchdog

PARIS Creusot Forge, a supplier of nuclear plants around the world owned by France's Areva , is under investigation for making substandard parts and falsifying documents.

Mar 15 2017

Exclusive: EDF tries new fixes in effort to restart nuclear reactors

PARIS EDF is employing new techniques in a bid to restart four nuclear reactors that have been idled for months due to a series of glitches, a top executive at the French utility said.

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