E.ON Keen to Control French Power Reactor

8 July 2009 (Last Updated July 8th, 2009 18:30)

Energy giant E.ON has expressed an interest in controlling France’s third new-generation nuclear reactor, if a decision to build it goes ahead, according to French newspaper Le Figaro. In 2009, French President Nicolas Sarkozy raised the option of a third evolutionary power reacto

Energy giant E.ON has expressed an interest in controlling France’s third new-generation nuclear reactor, if a decision to build it goes ahead, according to French newspaper Le Figaro.

In 2009, French President Nicolas Sarkozy raised the option of a third evolutionary power reactor.

Construction would not take place before 2020.