France May Be Ahead Of The Curve When It Comes To Global Warming Policy Backlash

From The Daily Caller Michael Bastach                                                                             2:26 PM 12/05/2018 | Energy France might be ahead of the curve when it comes to climate policy backlash. President Emmanuel Macron caved to demands from “yellow vests” over planned carbon taxes. More backlash like this could be seen as countries try to phase out gas-powered cars. The French…

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Anti-Carbon-Tax Revolt Threatens To Paralyse France

From the GWPF Date: 16/11/18 GWPF & Irish Times France is bracing for a nationwide revolt over the weekend as angry drivers plan to block roads nationwide in protest against the government’s carbon tax and rising fuel prices.   The French government approved a measure in late 2017 increasing a direct tax on diesel as…

France will 'ban all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040'

Environment minister unveils five-year-plan to fulfil country’s commitments under Paris Agreement Chloe Farand from the UK Independent France plans to ban all petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, the country’s new environment minister has announced. Nicolas Hulot made the announcement as he unveiled a series of measures as part of newly elected President Emmanuel Macron’s…