EDF Said to Get at Least 400 Million Euros to Close Fessenheim

  • Compensation is four times the sum first offered by government
  • Hollande has pledged to shut nuclear plant during his mandate

Electricite de France SA will get at least 400 million euros ($451 million) in compensation for closing two nuclear reactors at Fessenheim in eastern France, about four times what the government initially considered, two people with knowledge of the agreement said.

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