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EDF May End U.K. Nuclear Plan Unless Profit Guaranteed, CEO Says

Electricite de France SA’s chief executive officer said he’s willing to join Centrica Plc in walking away from building the U.K.’s first reactors in two decades unless the government ensures the project is profitable.

“We won’t do it” if if the price for their power isn’t high enough, CEO Henri Proglio said in an interview in Bure, eastern France. “I won’t qualify myself as confident, but rather conscious that an agreement can be reached” on prices.