Hydropower in France for electricity generation by EDF
By 2010 to reduce emissions of greenhouse gases, consumption of European electricity will be supplied to 22% by renewable energy.
Today in France, EDF and product 10% of electricity from ENR, 8% from hydropower.
First of renewable energy in the world, hydropower can produce electricity from sustainable, flexible, competitive, with strong green credentials because it does not emit CO2. Moreover, it responds to low cost to sudden fluctuations in electricity demand.
Water common heritage must be
shared between all needs: electricity, drinking water production, agriculture, industry, tourism, with maximum safety.