Italy’s Edison utility eyes Israeli gas

20.05.2012                      28.Ijar. 5772                    Jerusalemtag; Tag 43 des Omer

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Italy's Edison utility eyes Israeli gas

Edison is jointly controlled by France's EDF and a group of Italian investors led by Italian utility A2A.

The Italian firm Edison is interested in Israel's offshore gas reserves, the utility said on Thursday as it gears up for a change of control that will hand power over to France's EDF. In a statement, Edison said it had sent a letter to the Israeli government calling on it to develop its upstream potential and introduce new legislation to facilitate exports….