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By browsing this website, you, as a user or visitor, accept that you are bound by the following general conditions, so please read these carefully before browsing. The ATMEA Company (ATMEA) may change the terms and conditions and disclaimer set out below from time to time, so you should check them each time you revisit this website.

For the purposes of these conditions, "this website" means the website, which links to EDF Group & Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) websites. Unless otherwise specified, references in this site to ATMEA, we, us or our, shall mean ATMEA (as identified in section 2 hereunder) and its parent companies EDF Group (with Framatome) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.


ATMEA respects the privacy of everyone who visits this website and protects his or her personal data. As a result, we would like to inform you regarding use of your personal data. We recommend you read the chapter relating to privacy and data protection so that you understand our approach to the use of your personal data. BY SUBMITTING YOUR PERSONAL DATA TO US, IT IS ASSUMED THAT YOU HAVE GIVEN YOUR PERMISSION – WHERE NECESSARY AND APPROPRIATE – FOR DISCLOSURES REFERRED HERETO.


This website is owned and operated by ATMEA, a French simplified joint stock company (“société par actions simplifiée”), with a share capital of €126.010.000, registered under number 501 003 404 R.C.S. NANTERRE, and having its registered office at Tour AREVA - 1, place Jean Millier – 92400 Courbevoie – France, Tel : (33) 1 34 96 83 45.

The Publication Director is Mr. David TERSIGNI.

This website is hosted by the company INTRINSEC, a French public limited company, registered under number 402 336 085 at the Company and Trade register of Nanterre, and having its registered office at Immeuble « Le Clémenceau II » - 215 Avenue Georges Clémenceau - 92024 Nanterre Cedex - Tel. : +33 (0)1 41 37 41 37 – FRANCE.

All videos on this website are hosted and distributed by YOUTUBE, a LLC (“Limited Liability Company”) property of GOOGLE Inc. having its registered office at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View CA 94043, U.S.A Tel: (1) 650 253 0000

This website, its functionalities, and template were designed and created by the agency Nurun France on behalf of EDF Group, the parent company of ATMEA.

All editorial and visual content was created and inserted into this website by ATMEA or/and its parent companies EDF Group and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.



The general structure, layout and design of this website, as well as the information, charts, photographs, images, texts, video sequences, with or without sound, and other materials accessible on this website are protected by copyright and/or other intellectual property rights. All copyright and other intellectual property rights in this material are either owned by us or have been licensed to us by the owner(s) of those rights so that we can use this material as part of this website.

For this reason, reproduction, representation, adaptation, translation, and/or transformation of part or all of the contents of this website in any form (including but not limited to, transfer to another website) without ATMEA’s prior written authorization is strictly prohibited unless free of charge and for personal or press use. Framing of this website or any part of it is also not permitted without express permission.

This website also contains trademarks, services marks or trade names which belong to ATMEA, EDF Group or Mitsubishi Heavy Industries or have been licensed to it by the owner(s) of those for use on this website. All trademarks, service marks or trade names represented on this website are protected. No total or partial reproduction or use of these may be made without our prior written authorization.


This section is to inform you regarding the use of your personal data which is collected during your visit to this website. This also includes your personal data treated by ATMEA, EDF Group or Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.

4.1 Non-personal data collected automatically on this website

We may automatically collect non-personal data about you such as the type of internet browser you use or the website from which you linked to our website. We may also aggregate details which you have submitted to this website. However, you cannot be identified directly or indirectly from this data and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on this website. We may, from time to time, share general and non-personal aggregate statistics data about our site visitors’ traffic patterns on this website with third parties related to this website. Nevertheless, these statistics will never allow individual users to be identified.

4.2 Personal data collected and treated

In order to answer questions or requests from you, manage public communications systems, better understand you so as to improve the quality of services offered on this website, send you a periodic newsletter, press releases, and publications, we may need to request your personal data such as your first and last name, or an email address, either on an optional or required basis. Any information that you provide will be treated in a licit and professional manner that is respectful of the user’s privacy, the French law “informatique et libertés” or January 6 1978, as amended by the Law of August 6 2004 and the European directive 95/46 of October 24 1995.

We will collect, hold and process lawfully and fairly any personal data which you provide via this website or by submitting emails and/or online forms, for specific and legitimate purposes as set out below and will be used solely for these purposes. The data requested will be sufficient, relevant, and not excessive for these purposes. We will not use your data for purposes that are not clear when you provide your details.

Unfortunately, the transmission of data via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your data, we will use reasonable and appropriate security measures to protect your personal data. Precautions are taken to ensure that data does not get damaged, modified, destroyed or transmitted to unauthorized third parties. As far as allowed by law, we accept no responsibility for the unauthorized access of personal data held by us.

Personal data such as name, email addresses and/or personal data collected on this website shall be entered voluntarily by you in order to access certain services offered on this website, such as periodic newsletters, press releases, company publications, with the exception of IP addresses, which are recorded automatically. However your IP address does not identify you as an individual, but only the computer that is being used to view the site. This data is solely used to see where the site is being used globally to better understand site usage. We do not link information automatically logged by such means with personal data about specific individuals. We are committed to protecting the confidentiality of all information recorded or entered on the website. User addresses and data are never visible to other parties.

On this website, we may have links to other websites or you are referred to our website through a link from another website. Before disclosing your personal information on any other website, we recommend that you check the policy of each website you visit to better understand your rights and obligations especially when you are submitting any type of content on those third party website. We take no responsibility for the privacy policies and practices or the content of any websites other than this one.

The personal data that we collect from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area ("EEA"). It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who works for us or for one of our suppliers. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

Your personal data is controlled ultimately by ATMEA, a French simplified joint stock company (“société par actions simplifiée”), registered under n°501 003 404 R.C.S. NANTERRE and having its registered office at Tour AREVA - 1, place Jean Millier – 92400 Courbevoie – France.

4.3 Purposes of data collection

One of the purposes of our website is to inform you of who we are and what we do. We may collect and use personal data (including name, professional address, telephone number and email) in order to:

- allow us to send you information from ATMEA that you have specifically requested such as ATMEA publications or ATMEA press releases; or

- permit the general functioning of this website.

To optimize our own business activity we may wish to use your personal data for direct marketing. As we respect your privacy, we will only use your personal data for this purpose when you are aware thereof and, if required, we will request your consent prior to using your personal data for direct marketing. Additionally, if at any time you wish us to stop using your data for direct marketing or all of the above purposes; please contact us as set out below. We will stop the use of your data for such purposes as soon as it is reasonably possible to do so.

Except as set out herein, we will not disclose any personally identifiable information without your first and express permission unless we are legally entitled or required to do so (for example, if required to do so by legal process or for the purposes of prevention of fraud or other crime) or if we believe that such action is necessary to protect and/or defend our rights, property or personal safety and those of our users/customers or other individuals.

Please be assured that we will not use your data for any other purposes if you have indicated that you do not wish us to use your data in this way when submitting the data or at a later stage.

4.4 Recipient(s) of data collected

The personal information collected in the Contact section of this Website is solely intended for ATMEA internal use and will not be disclosed to anyone outside ATMEA, except in very limited circumstances and only with your agreement or where we are legally obliged to do so.

Using the contact form of this website, you may request us to provide you with publications of ATMEA which are distributed by our external service provider. In order to accede to your request, we may, however, need to share your personal information with an external service provider that processes data on our behalf. If you submit personal data to ATMEA for this purpose, you agree to such disclosure.

4.5 Personal data retention period

Personal data and/or information collected via this website will not be retained strictly for longer than is necessary for the purpose for which you are invited to give us information. We are committed to regularly reviewing the personal data we hold and deleting anything we no longer need.

4.6 Right to access, modify, and delete personal data

We aim to keep our information about you as accurate as possible. According to the Act, you, as an individual, have a right of access to a copy of the information comprised in your personal data; a right to object to processing that is likely to cause or is causing damage or distress; a right to prevent processing for direct marketing; a right to object to decisions being taken by automated means; and a right in certain circumstances to have inaccurate personal data rectified, blocked, erased or destroyed. If at any time you wish to see what is held about you, please contact us:

- by simple written request to: ATMEA - Direction de la Communication - Service Internet. Tour AREVA. 1 place Jean Millier. F-92084 Paris La Défense Cedex - FRANCE),

- or to the following e-mail address:

In order to safeguard the security of your information, we may require proof of identity from you prior to disclosing such information. In any case, we will do our best to respond to your request promptly according to the Act.


Information and recommendations available on this Web site are presented in good faith. This information is believed to be correct and complete as of the date you view it. The materials contained in this website are not comprehensive and are provided for information purposes only. Despite our efforts, it may not be accurate, up to date or applicable to the circumstances of any particular case. ATMEA makes therefore no representations, warranties, or assurances of any kind as to the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information provided at this website. WE CANNOT ACCEPT ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INACCURACIES OR OMISSIONS (OTHER THAN FOR FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION) IN THIS WEBSITE AND ANY DECISIONS YOU MAKE BASED ON INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE ARE YOUR SOLE RESPONSIBILITY. NEITHER ATMEA NOR EDF GROUP OR MHI ACCEPT AND, TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, EXCLUDE, LIABILITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF WHATSOEVER KIND ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO, OR INABILITY TO ACCESS, THIS WEBSITE, OR OF THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED IN IT, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION TO ANY LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON INFORMATION-HANDLING SYSTEMS OR OTHERWISE.

This website may contain links or references to external internet sites maintained by third parties. These links are provided merely to help you find relevant websites, services, products and/or information which may be of interest to you quickly and easily. It is your responsibility to decide whether any information, services and/or products available through any of these websites are suitable for your purposes. We therefore disclaim all responsibility for the content, accuracy, currency or completeness of any website which is linked to or from this website.



You may not publish links to this website without the prior written authorization of ATMEA. If you wish to provide a hypertext or other link to this web site, please contact us:

- by postal mail to: ATMEA - Direction de la Communication - Service Internet. Tour AREVA. 1 place Jean Millier. F-92084 Paris La Défense Cedex)

- or by email to:

We will consider your request as quickly as possible. However, it is our decision as to whether we agree to your request and we do not have to do so.


This website may use “cookies” which refer to cookies and other similar technologies covered by the EU Directive on privacy in electronic communications.

Cookies are small data files which are downloaded to your computer when you view certain internet pages. Cookies are widely used in order to make websites function, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. Cookies can be “session cookies” (which are deleted when you close your browser) and/or “persistent cookies” which remain on your computer for a longer period of time.

We use cookies which are strictly necessary to (i) enable you to move around this website and use its features, to (ii) enhance the performance of this website by collecting information such as how many new visitors our website has attracted and how many people have visited particular pages, and to (iii) increase the website’s functionality and make it more personalized by allowing us to remember your previous choices. However, this information is only collected by us in aggregate form. We will not use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about you. That means that we know how many people have visited a particular page but we do not know who they are (so we would not be able to tell from this information that you personally have visited this website). We use this information primarily to help us work out whether our content is interesting and helpful to users.

By visiting this website, you accept our use of cookies for these purposes. However, as most browsers automatically accept cookies and if you do not wish cookies to be used, you may need to block the download of cookies or remove/disable them (including the cookies we use) by altering the privacy settings on your web browser. Please refer to your internet browser for instructions on how to delete or reject cookies.

Note, however, that if you reject the use of cookies you will still be able to visit our websites but some of the functions may not work correctly.


ATMEA may (i) change the format and content of this website at any time and, (ii) may suspend the operation of this website for support or maintenance work, in order to update the content or for any other reason.

ATMEA reserves the right to delete, modify or supplement the content of this website at any time for any reason without notification to anyone.

Your use of this website and the operation of these general conditions are governed by and interpreted in accordance with English law and in the event of any dispute arising in relation to these terms and conditions or any dispute arising in relation to the website, whether in contract or tort or otherwise, the English courts will have exclusive jurisdiction over such disputes.


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