Storm Dennis is coming to an end but many homes are still without power.

Storm Dennis: 60,000 Homes Without Electricity in France

No more departments are placed on the alert orange wind and rain-flood, because of the storm Dennis. But many homes are still without electricity. After placing six departments, Normandy and Brittany, on alert for wind and rain-flooding, Meteo France issued a new weather report: no more departments are on the alert orange. Only the northern half of the […]

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32 departments on orange alert with storm ciara

Storm Ciara: 32 Departments still on Orange Alert on Monday, Considerable Damage

Gusts of over 130 km/h swept France on the night of Sunday 9th February 2020. Several cities were flooded and homes deprived of electricity. Cancelled flights, interrupted ferries between France and England, stationary rail traffic in western Germany: the Storm Ciara blows over northwest Europe on Monday, causing damage, flooding and outages of current. Wind gusts over 130 km/h In France, […]

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Regulated electricity prices started to rise again in February.

Electricity: 2.4% Rate Hike Effective on the 1st February

This increase will be applied on the 1st February 2020 on the regulated electricity sales tariffs (TRV), the government announced on Wednesday 22nd January 2020. And three. After that 5.9 % in June 2019 and 1.23% in August 2019, a further rise in regulated prices of electricity sales (TRV) will be applied to the 1st February 2020, the government said. This […]

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Another 70.000 homes without electricity due to high winds

Gale in the West: Another 70,000 Homes Without Electricity

According to Enedis, up to 400,000 homes were deprived of electricity in the West on Friday 13th December 2019, after strong winds overnight from Thursday to Friday. Strong winds shook the west of France, on the night of Thursday, 12th December to Friday, 13th December 2019. What deprive up to 400,000 homes of electricity, reports Enedis, in […]

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Enedis teams hope to have connected all homes to electricity Sunday, November 17, 2019 in the evening, after the snow episode in the Southeast.

Snow in the South-East: Another 33,000 Households Without Electricity

After the snow episode, 33,000 homes are still without power, mainly in the Drôme, Ardèche and Isère. The point this Sunday evening. Some 33,000 homes in the Rhône-Alpes remained without electricity Saturday 16th November 2019 late evening after heavy snowfall. ❄️#Episodeneigeux à 19h00 : Plus de 90% des foyers ont retrouvé l’électricité. Nous restons mobilisés pour les 33 000 foyers toujours privés […]

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This Friday 15th November 2019, hundreds of thousands of people are deprived of power in the Drôme, Ardèche, Isère and Rhone.

Snow: One Dead and 330,000 Homes Without Electricity in the Southeast

This Friday 15th November 2019, hundreds of thousands of people are deprived of power in the Drôme, Ardèche, Isère and Rhone. The heavy snow since Thursday deprives 330,000 households of electricity Friday, November 15 in the morning. They are mainly located in the departments of Drôme, Ardèche, Isère and Rhone, announced Enedis. ❄️#Episodeneigeux à 9h : 330 000 foyers sont privés d’électricité principalement […]

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Illustration of Disneyland Park

Disneyland Paris Paralysed by a Problem of Electricity, Most Attractions Breakdown

A technical problem with the electricity paralyzed Disneyland theme park in Paris during the morning Bitter disappointment for the thousands of French and foreign visitors who decided to spend the day at Disneyland Paris. This Friday morning, almost all rides had to close for nearly three hours after a technical problem. A breakdown on the compressed air system […]

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13 energy companies targeted for "abusive canvassing"

Energy Sector: 13 Companies Targeted for “Abusive Canvassing”

The premises of two companies marketing gas and electricity contracts and eleven of their subcontractors were raided by agents of the DGCCRF. The premises of two companies marketing gas and electricity contracts and eleven subcontractors working on their behalf were raided by agents of the DGCCRF as part of an investigation for “abusive canvassing”, practices increasing in the area. These searches, of a […]

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Storm Miguel has caused 35,000 households without electricity in Nouvelle Aquitaine

Storm Miguel: Some 35,000 Households Without Electricity in Nouvelle Aquitaine

WEATHER: The winds blew at over 100 km/h in the day in the Gironde due to the storm Miguel, causing many disturbances Violent winds are falling on Nouvelle Aquitaine, and especially in Gironde, since Friday morning because of the storm Miguel. This phenomenon has caused significant damage to the power grid. And for good reason: winds of 117 km […]

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Nuclear electricity, which accounts for 72% of production, allows France to have a price lower than the EU average. The production of electricity of renewable origin represents 18%.

Increase in the Price of Electricity from Today. Since 2007, Prices Have Increased by 50%

On June 1st, electricity rates will increase by 5.9%, the 10th increase in 10 years. A study by INSEE shows that since 1960, electricity has become an increasingly important part of the household budget. The regulated electricity tariff, applied by EDF to approximately 25 million households, increases by 5.9% as from 1 June 2019 . The government recently  announced its […]

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