EDF reports revenue up 15 per cent

14 February 2007 – The French state-owned power giant Electricité de France (EDF) today reported a 15 per cent rise in full-year revenue in 2006.

Firmer electricity prices across Europe resulted in a rise in revenue rose to €58.93 bn ($76.74 bn) last year from €51.05 bn in 2005.

Revenue in EDF’s core French market rose 6.4 per cent to €31.93 bn ($41.58 bn), the company said, while revenue in the rest of Europe jumped 37 per cent to euro24.88 bn ($32.4 bn).