France to Invest in Nuclear

Wall Street Journal: "President Emmanuel Macron has said France will invest €1bn in nuclear power by the end of this decade as Europe’s energy crisis spurs renewed interest in the contentious source of power...

"Early in his presidency Macron announced the intention to shut 14 reactors and cut nuclear’s contribution to France’s energy mix from 75 to 50 per cent by 2035.

"But the mood has now changed. Macron said on Tuesday he would begin investing in new nuclear projects 'very quickly.'

“'We will continue to need this technology,' he said."

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