Areva to Appeal Exclusion From CEZ Tender, CEO Tells Hospodarske

Areva SA (AREVA) will contest its exclusion from CEZ AS (CEZ)’s tender for the construction of nuclear reactors with the Czech anti-monopoly office and European Union, Hospodarske Noviny reported, citing an interview with Chief Executive Officer Luc Oursel.

CEZ didn’t treat Areva on equal terms with the other two bidders, Westinghouse Electric Corp. and a Russian-Czech consortium led by Rosatom Corp.’s unit ZAO Atomstroyexport, Oursel said in an interview published today.

To contact the reporter on this story: Krystof Chamonikolas in Prague at kchamonikola@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Gavin Serkin at gserkin@bloomberg.net

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.