Areva SA profile and corporate video
Areva SA supplies solutions for power generation, electricity transmission, and distribution. It operates through the following business groups: Mines, Front End, Reactors & Services, Back End, and Renewable Energy. The Mines group separates uranium mines exploration and operation activities. The Front End group converts and enriches the uranium and designs the fuel for the nuclear reactors. The Reactors and Services group the activities of design and construction of nuclear reactors and propulsion and research reactors and the activities of maintenance of the nuclear power plants. The Back End group recycles the used fuel and provides transport, clean-up, and dismantling services. The Renewable Energy group develops wind energy, bioenergy, solar power, and hydrogen power solutions. The company was founded on November 12, 1971 and is headquartered in Paris, France.“
With demand for energy growing, oil and gas prices rising and the fight against climate change heating up, the development of clean energy that does not emit greenhouse gases is an absolute priority. AREVA is committed to meeting the energy challenges of the coming years by producing carbon-free energy. Objective: provide access to cleaner, safer and more economical energy to as many people as possible.
The group wants to leverage its experience and know-how to ensure business growth while complying with stringent safety, security and risk prevention requirements.
Beginning in 2006, the group committed to a significant investment program to ensure growth and continuity for all of its businesses, to meet its customers’ requirements, and to adopt the highest standards of safety.”
*Information from Forbes.com and Areva.com
**Video published on YouTube by “Orano“