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Benjamin Mallet

We're TotalEnergies: French oil major gets green rebrand

May 28 2021

PARIS (Reuters) -Oil and gas group Total won more than 90% backing for its climate plan to gradually reduce its emissions on Friday, when shareholders also voted overwhelmingly in favour of its rebrand as TotalEnergies to mark its shift to renewable energy. | Video

France's Total to face climate plan pressure at investor meeting

May 27 2021

PARIS Several Total shareholders plan to demonstrate their concern that the French firm is not doing enough to curb carbon emissions at its shareholder meeting on Friday, as global oil and gas companies come under growing environmental pressure.

Total back to pre-pandemic profit levels as oil prices rise

Apr 29 2021

PARIS French energy group Total SE posted first-quarter earnings on Thursday close to levels from before the coronavirus pandemic, as higher oil and gas prices boosted its trading business and it increased electricity production.

France values EDF minorities buyout at nearly $12 billion -sources

Apr 06 2021

PARIS (Reuters) -France's government has said it expects to spend around 10 billion euros ($11.87 billion) to buy out minority shareholders in EDF as part of a proposed restructuring of the power group, two union sources told Reuters.

Veolia seeks EU approval to vote at Suez AGM, sources say

Mar 26 2021

BRUSSELS/PARIS French water company Veolia is seeking EU antitrust approval to vote at takeover target Suez's upcoming shareholder meeting on resolutions that could include deposing Suez board members, two sources close to the matter said.

UPDATE 3-Veolia seeks EU approval to vote at Suez AGM, sources say

Mar 26 2021

BRUSSELS/PARIS, March 26 French water company Veolia is seeking EU antitrust approval to vote at takeover target Suez's upcoming shareholder meeting on resolutions that could include deposing Suez board members, two sources close to the matter said.

UPDATE 1-Ousted lawmakers, rights groups urge Total to suspend Myanmar payments

Mar 16 2021

PARIS, March 16 Myanmar's parallel civilian government and rights groups on Tuesday called on Total and other oil firms operating in the country to suspend payments to the military-controlled state following last month's coup.

France hopeful for deal with Brussels on EDF overhaul in coming weeks: sources

Mar 11 2021

PARIS Paris and Brussels have agreed on the broad principles of a deal to restructure power group EDF, two French government sources said on Thursday, adding that France hoped an agreement would be sealed in the coming weeks.

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