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  • PARIS, Dec 11- French utility Engie is considering the sale of its thermal power generation plants in the United States, deputy chief executive and chief operating officer Isabelle Kocher said on Friday. Engie unit GDF Suez North America has an ownership interest in 13.1 gigawatts of electric power and co-generation capacity, of which close to 1 GW is powered by...

  • PARIS, Dec 10- French gas and power group Engie plans to announce the sale of its thermal power generation plants in United States, and others could follow, financial daily Les Echos reported. Engie unit GDF Suez North America has an ownership interest in 13.1 gigawatts of electric power and co-generation capacity, of which close to 1 GW is powered by renewable...

  • *Toshiba has 60 pct stake in NuGen project. TOKYO, Dec 10- Toshiba Corp is asking Japanese financial institutions to help fund a nuclear project in northwest England, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said, as the conglomerate seeks ways to ease its financial burden after a $1.3 billion accounting scandal. Toshiba holds a 60 percent stake in the NuGen UK...

  • TOKYO, Dec 10- Toshiba Corp is asking Japanese financial institutions to help fund a nuclear project in northwest England, sources with direct knowledge of the matter said, as the conglomerate looks for ways to ease financial burdens after a $1.3 billion accounting scandal. Toshiba holds a 60 percent stake in the NuGen UK nuclear joint venture with France's...

  • *Engie to invest 130 mln euros in energy startup companies. *Engie staff encouraged to try out ideas outside company. A business built on cutting power demand is not a natural investment for a utility, but France's Engie, through its venture capital fund Engie New Ventures, this year bought a minority stake in KiWi.

  • PARIS, Dec 2- European utilities executives meeting at the Paris Climate Conference know they are part of the problem. For decades, power plants owned by the likes of RWE, Enel and EDF have been among Europe's worst polluters. Now, renewable energy accounts for more than a quarter of Europe's power and is pricing fossil fuel and nuclear plants out of the market,...

  • The Kremlin has imposed trade sanctions on Turkey over last week's jet incident although so far the measures have not affected the Russian energy exports to Turkey that are the core of their economic relationship. Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said on Tuesday that no decisions had been made on the project and on a nuclear power station that...

  • MOSCOW, Dec 1- Russia may freeze work on the Turkish Stream gas pipeline project for several years in retaliation against Ankara for the shooting down of a Russian air force jet, two sources at Russian gas giant Gazprom told Reuters. The Kremlin has imposed trade sanctions on Turkey over the jet incident last week but so far the measures have not affected the...

  • PARIS, Nov 30- France and India on Monday launched an international alliance seeking to mobilize more than a trillion dollars by 2030 and deliver clean, solar energy to some of the planet's poorest. In the past, India has been one of the obstacles to consensus as it pushes for leeway to allow its population of more than a billion to develop. But Prime Minister...

  • OSLO, Nov 23- Leaders of 78 major companies urged governments on Monday to include the pricing of carbon emissions as part of policies to curb global warming, as world leaders prepare for a summit on climate change in Paris next week. Chief executives of the companies, with combined annual turnover of $2.1 trillion, said in an open letter to world leaders that an...

  • France's finance minister will attempt this week to persuade Chinese officials to focus on the country's industrial prowess.

  • European equities closed higher, with investor sentiment boosted by a reshuffle of the team of Greek officials that are negotiating with its creditors.

  • Germany's E.ON suffered its biggest ever annual loss after booking billions of euros in charges on its ailing power plants.

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    Where Buffett goes, others tend to follow, and bankers predict more U.S. firms will issue bonds in Europe after Berkshire Hathaway's euro bond debut.

  • European equities rallied on Thursday, closing nearly 1 percent higher as investors reacted to a raft of corporate earnings and fresh economic data.

  • The $18 billion in green bonds this year compares with $10.9 billion in 2013, but with the growth come significant growing pains.

  • European markets closed lower on Wednesday, amid concern over the violence in Iraq.

  • The "green" corporate bond market will double in size this year, according to Standard & Poor's ratings services.

  • Asian stocks enjoyed a strong rebound on Wednesday as investors cheered a brightening picture of the global economy, but Chinese shares underperformed.

  • European equities closed higher on Monday, still posting gains after a rally on U.S. jobs data last Friday.