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France warns of nuclear industry shake-up after Areva's expected loss

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Asked if the government was prepared to inject new capital into Areva, Ms Royal replied that it was "too early" to discuss the question but that "all solutions are being looked at".

Paris

FRANCE'S energy minister said on Monday that an overhaul of the country's state-controlled nuclear energy industry was imminent, after one of the country's main builders of nuclear power plants warned of a loss that could hamper its ability to continue operating independently.