France Studying to Ban Imports of US Shale Gas
Wednesday, 11th May 2016
French Energy Minister, Segolene Royal, said she is investigating legal means to ban the import of shale gas from the United States because France has banned shale gas exploration using hydraulic fracking for environmental reasons.
Tarek El Molla in Energy Talks with Head of EDF
Monday, 12th October 2015
Egypt Oil & Gas learned that Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, held extensive talks with Jean-Bernard, CEO of France’s EDF, parent company of Italy’s Edison. EDF was part of the delegation accompanying French Prime Minister during his visit to Egypt. The talks were also attended by Edison CEO Bruno Lescoeur.