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Energy Crisis Deepens as Nuclear Reactors Remain Offline in France

Major French utility Electricite de France SA (EDF) said it will again extend maintenance outages at some of its nuclear reactors by several months, meaning France will continue to import power and putting more strain on the country’s supply of electricity.

EDF has returned some nuclear units to service in the past several weeks, but has said it expects its older reactors will run well below their capacities this winter.

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