Category: Energy

EDF and Engie ready to potty to avoid conflagration on pensionsEDF and Engie ready to potty to avoid conflagration on pensions

Among the special regimes that the pension reform wants to bring into a universal logic, there is that of the electric and gas industries (IEG). 140,000 employees working mainly at EDF and Engie who could, if they mobilized even more strongly, complicate the government’s situation. In reality, the sector’s social partners have been consulting for months to […]


Russian oil production at an all-time high since the end of the USSRRussian oil production at an all-time high since the end of the USSR

Russia produced 11.246 million barrels a day in 2019, a record since 1987 under the USSR. The country is however engaged in the reduction of production approved by OPEC +. Not content with posting good performances on the wheat market , Russia does not abandon the energy component. The country announced that it had reached its highest level of […]


Navtis group invests 2 million euros in Saint-NazaireNavtis group invests 2 million euros in Saint-Nazaire

The Navtis group, which specializes in shipbuilding and repair, but also industry, is investing in a new 2,500 m² factory in Saint-Nazaire (Loire-Atlantique). Its work will be completed in June 2020. The Navtis group, whose head office is located in Brest (Finistère), has started construction work on a factory in Saint-Nazaire (Loire-Atlantique).


China to open oil exploration to foreign companies for the first timeChina to open oil exploration to foreign companies for the first time

Foreign companies will be able to explore and exploit oil and gas resources in China. It is the first time that the country has opened up this industry to the international market. The China will allow foreign companies to explore and exploit oil and gas resources on its territory, are we learned Thursday, January 9. It is the first […]


Off Suriname, Total and Apache have made a major discovery on a deposit they are exploringOff Suriname, Total and Apache have made a major discovery on a deposit they are exploring

Total and Apache have made a major discovery in terms of the deposit they are exploring off Suriname. It would be a geological model of 73 meters of oil reserves and 50 meters of light oil and gas condensate. Apache and Total announced Tuesday, January 7, a major discovery off Suriname where their joint venture is […]


Elisabeth Borne expects more from EDF’s nuclear rescue plan ExcelElisabeth Borne expects more from EDF’s nuclear rescue plan Excel

Heard on January 8 by the Economic Affairs and Sustainable Development Commissions of the National Assembly, the Minister of Ecological Transition Elisabeth Borne did nothing but confirm that it is not this government that would decide on the new nuclear power. It also pointed out shortcomings in certain EDF projects. It is not this government that […]


Clap end for the coal plant in Le Havre on April 1, 2021Clap end for the coal plant in Le Havre on April 1, 2021

The government plans to close the Le Havre coal-fired power plant for April 1, 2021. On Monday January 13, 2020, Secretary of State Emmanuelle Wargon will go on site to sign a territorial pact for ecological transition in view of this closure. Employees should be supported in their retraining. The EDF coal plant in Le Havre […]