PARIS Solar output is expected to lead a surge in renewable power supply in the next decade, the International Energy Agency said, with renewables seen accounting for 80% of growth in global electricity generation under current conditions.
PARIS, Sept 4 French soft wheat shipments
outside the European Union fell to a four-year low for the month
of August, despite a large volume sent to China, as activity
eased after a poor harvest, Refinitiv data showed.
PARIS France will contribute 50 euros per person towards bicycle repairs after a nationwide coronavirus lockdown ends on May 11, taking an innovative step to encourage cycling and keep cars off city roads.
PARIS, April 6 French soft wheat shipments
outside the EU last month reached their highest level for March
in at least 10 years, Refinitiv data showed, as exporters
continued to meet brisk demand despite logistical headaches
caused by the coronavirus epidemic.
PARIS, Feb 3 Soft wheat exports from French
ports stayed at a six-year high in January despite intermittent
docker and tug boat strikes that saw shipments delayed for up to
three weeks in some cases, Refinitiv data showed on Monday.
PARIS French trade unions blocked ports and disrupted power production on Thursday, trying to force President Emmanuel Macron to ditch a planned pension overhaul, but turnout dropped again at protest marches and the impact of transport strikes weakened. | Video
* Strikes enter 43rd day, participation falling on railways,
PARIS The French government on Friday established safe distances for pesticide spreading on crops near homes in an attempt to settle a heated debate between farmers and environmentalists but managing to anger both groups at once.
PARIS France is looking at introducing pesticide-free buffer zones around housing areas after a number of local mayors defied the government by banning weed killers such as glyphosate in their towns.