Activists plug golf holes with cement in climate change protest

French eco-protestors have sealed up holes to highlight the “monopolisation” of water by the golf industry

French asked to cut air con use by “trapping” cool air

Businesses could be handed fines of up to €750 if they do not close their doors while air-con systems are on

Germany’s KfW IPEX banks finance on French floating offshore wind farm

It is supporting a 30MW project which is scheduled to go into operation at the end of 2023

National Grid: UK-France interconnector pays off carbon cost in under a year

The 1GW IFA2 electricity cable has saved more carbon in its first year than the total carbon used to build it

3D carbon capture pilot begins in Dunkirk

It is expected to capture more than 4,000 tonnes of carbon each year

TotalEnergies to stop buying oil from Russia by year-end

The French energy giant said it would provide no new capital for its Arctic LNG project in Siberia, which is still under construction, however, it will continue to buy natural gas from Russia

How can the Eiffel Tower fight climate change?

We cannot afford for historical buildings to be left behind in the drive for greener futures – how do we bring them on the journey?

‘First-of-a-kind’: Plans unveiled for bio-recycled PET facility in France

Carbios and Indorama Ventures aim to build and operate the ‘world’s first’ industrial-scale enzymatic PET bio-recycling plant

Shipping firm CMA CGM pledges to stop transporting plastic waste

It ensures the prevention of plastic waste from being exported to destinations where sorting, recycling or recovery cannot be assured

Rugby 2025 World Cup to be ‘low carbon’

Hosts France have made a pledge to mitigate the impacts of the tournament on the climate