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Company Overview of EDF Energy Plc

Company Overview

EDF Energy plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the provision and supply of electricity and gas to commercial, residential, and industrial customers in the United Kingdom. The company also offers services relating to energy, including purchasing of fuel for power generation; generating electricity through nuclear, coal, gas, thermal, and wind generation plants. In addition, it is involved in telecoms and electricity retailing activities; and the provision and supply of transport services, as well as offers gas storage facilities. The company supplies electricity and gas to approximately 5.5 million customers. EDF Energy plc was incorporated in 1989 and is based in London, the Unit...

40 Grosvenor Place


London,  SW1X 4EN

United Kingdom

Founded in 1989

14,858 Employees


44 20 7242 9050


44 20 7752 2104

Key Executives for EDF Energy Plc

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director, Chairman of Executive Committee and Member of Audit Committee
Age: 62
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Director
Age: 47
Operations Director
Age: 62
Chief Executive Officer of British Energy
Age: 72
Managing Director of Nuclear New Build
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

EDF Energy Plc Key Developments

EDF Energy Signs Final Agreements for $23.4 billion Hinkley Point C Project in UK

EDF Energy has signed final agreements with the UK government and its Chinese partner China General Nuclear Corporation (CGN) for the development of the proposed £18 billon Hinkley Point C nuclear project in Somerset, UK. The signing follows approval by the UK government for the construction of two EPR reactors based on third generation pressurized water reactor (PWR) design, for the nuclear project. Expected to provide reliable, low carbon electricity to meet 7% of the UKâ s future electricity needs, the project is said to be a major step forwards tackling climate change while providing significant boost for industry in UK and France. The contracts cover delivery of the two nuclear steam supply systems, from design and supply to commissioning. Additionally, Areva NP will be responsible for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of the plantâ s operational and safety instrumentation and control system. In addition to signing long-term fuel supply agreement to serve the two reactors, Areva will provide the material for the fuel fabrication, producing uranium as well as conversion and enrichment services.

EDF Energy Plc Presents at 18th Annual Africa Energy Forum, Jun-24-2016 11:45 AM

EDF Energy Plc Presents at 18th Annual Africa Energy Forum, Jun-24-2016 11:45 AM. Venue: Intercontinental O2, London, United Kingdom. Speakers: Valerie Levkov, Head of Africa and MiddleEast, International Department.

EDF Energy Plc Appoints Xavier Girre as the Group Senior Executive Vice President of Group Finance

EDF Energy Plc has appointed Xavier Girre as the group senior executive vice president of group finance. Xavier Girre, joined EDF in 2015 as France CFO. From 2011 to 2015, he was SVP, CFO of La Poste Group and XAnge Private Equity CEO. Xavier Girre is also Director and head of the audit committee of RATP and Francaise des Jeux.

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