Thursday, February 14, 2013 2:30 am
EDF: 4.6 percent growth in core profit in 2012
The Associated Press
Electricite de France, one of Europe's leading energy companies, said Thursday that earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization climbed to (EURO)16.08 billion, from (EURO)14.94 billion a year earlier. EBIT fell 2.4 percent to (EURO)8.25 billion.
The company said its EDF Energie unit posted its best nuclear production in seven years in Britain.
Overall, revenues rose 11.4 percent to (EURO)72.73 billion.