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Energy firm E.On reports €7bn annual loss - BBC News


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Energy firm E.On reports €7bn annual loss
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E.On also reported a 9% fall in underlying earnings at its UK supply business to £267m, from £294m in 2014. The company said the fall in UK earnings was the result of its 3.5% cut in gas prices in January 2015. In addition, it also pointed to "keen ...

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