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Czech power giant ČEZ 2011 profit slips, overshoots expectations

Daniel Beneš was Roman’s right-hand man at ČEZ

ČEZ announces last quarter 2011 and full-year results, which are down on 2010 but better than the power giant had been hoping for

ČEZ fails to make economic case for expanding Temelín, study says

The Candole Partners’ study should make unpleasant reading for ČEZ chief Daniel Beneš (left) and government supervisor of the Temelín expansion project, Václav Bartuška (right)

Building new nuclear reactors at Temelín makes no economic sense, says Prague-based consultancy specializing in energy issues

Westinghouse signs agreement with Vítkovice

Vítkovice Machinery Group signs non-exclusive cooperation deal with Westinghouse with view to supply Temelín nuclear plant

Westinghouse manager says Temelín bid and jobs part of bigger European picture

Westinghouse's Mike Kirst says the ČEZ bid is part of a bigger battle for nuclear plant orders and jobs in Europe

A top manager from US-based Westinghouse describes how ČEZ’s Temelín nuclear power plant contract fits in to the big picture

Chris Johnstone 14.11.2011

Czech ČEZ sets July 2012 deadline for nuclear reactor offers

Jaderná elektrárna Temelín.

Czech utility ČEZ starts the clock ticking for bidders hoping to build two more reactors at the Temelín nuclear plant

Chris Johnstone 31.10.2011

Minister: Bidders lag behind Atomstroyexport in ČEZ tender

ČEZ, which plans to expand existing NPPs, is a frequent eurobond issuer. Polish utilities also plan to tap the bond market to co-fund capex

Areva and Westinghouse must show they’ll subcontract work to Czech firms if they want to compete with the Russians, Kocourek says

Brian Kenety 28.10.2011

Temelín bidder Areva woos Czech students, professors

Areva CEO Anne Lauvergeon and ČVUT dean Miroslav Čech have signed a cooperation deal

While French energy group Areva waits to bid on a contract to expand ČEZ’s nuclear power plant, it signs a deal in the Czech education sector

Gov’t to receive 6 studies on Temelín expansion

Jedním z hlavních témat v energetice zůstane i pro letošní rok dostavba Temelína.

The cabinet is discussing preparations for the largest investment in the history of the Czech Republic

Westinghouse reaches out online to Czech suppliers

Westinghouse’s new Czech-language website explains the proposed AP1000 reactor in detail with drawings and a video

Westinghouse launches Czech page to promote its bid to expand Temelín nuclear power plant and attract local suppliers

Temelín study clears French reactor offer

All offers accepted to double the capacity of the current Temelín nucelar power plant, including Areva’s EPR (pictured above)

Czech electricity giant ČEZ says all bids are acceptable for the lucrative Temelín nuclear power plant expansion contract

AP1000 reactors ‘exceed’ US earthquake safety standards

Přístavba dalších dvou bloků jaderné elektrárny v Temelíně s sebou přináší řadu problémů, na něž se bude muset vláda důkladně připravit.

Westinghouse said researchers also found its AP1000 structure provides a ‘significant reserve margin’ to ensure radiation is contained

Brian Kenety 28.10.2011

Westinghouse signs MOU with Czech firm I&C Energo

Přístavba dalších dvou bloků jaderné elektrárny v Temelíně s sebou přináší řadu problémů, na něž se bude muset vláda důkladně připravit.

Westinghouse and I&C Energo agreement covers Instrumentation and Control Systems for proposed expansion of ČEZ-run Temelín NPP

Brian Kenety 28.10.2011

Temelín nuke expansion bidders to get starting orders

Přístavba dalších dvou bloků jaderné elektrárny v Temelíně s sebou přináší řadu problémů, na něž se bude muset vláda důkladně připravit.

Bidders for massive contract to build two new reactors at the Czech Temelín plant, and three options, to get offer details by month’s end

Russians ‘closer’ to winning Temelín tender, Czech intelligence agency says

Přístavba dalších dvou bloků jaderné elektrárny v Temelíně s sebou přináší řadu problémů, na něž se bude muset vláda důkladně připravit.

Source says secret BIS report sees Russian consortium as most likely to win Czech nuclear plant expansion tender; the French are ‘out’

Tom Jones 28.10.2011

Rosatom promises up to Kč 120 billion to Czech firms if awarded nuclear tender

Jaderná elektrárna Temelín.

Head of Russian nuclear enterprise to sign 12 cooperation agreements with Czech firm; promises up to Kč 120 billion in Temelín contracts.

Tom Jones 28.10.2011