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France wants to triple bike use with better cycle lanes

Sep 14 2018

PARIS France plans to more than triple the share of cycling in transport with a multi-year plan to build better bike lanes, financial incentives for bicycle commuters and measures against bike theft, the government said.

France wants to triple bike use with better cycle lanes

Sep 14 2018

PARIS France plans to more than triple the share of cycling in transport with a multi-year plan to build better bike lanes, financial incentives for bicycle commuters and measures against bike theft, the government said.

UPDATE 1-France wants to triple bike use with better cycle lanes

Sep 14 2018

* All French secondary schools to give cycling lessons by 2022

French Orano opens uranium conversion plant despite glut

Sep 10 2018

TRICASTIN, France French nuclear group Orano on Monday inaugurated a 1.15 billion euro ($1.33 billion) uranium conversion plant despite huge global overcapacity for nuclear reactor fuel.

French, UK fishermen to seek scallops deal after sea skirmishes

Aug 31 2018

PARIS Fishing industry officials from France and Britain will try to strike a new deal on dredging for scallops next week following violent skirmishes in the Channel, authorities said on Friday.

French, UK fishermen to seek scallops deal after sea skirmishes

Aug 31 2018

PARIS Fishing industry officials from France and Britain will try to strike a new deal on dredging for scallops next week following violent skirmishes in the Channel, authorities said on Friday.

UPDATE 1-French, UK fishermen to seek scallops deal after sea skirmishes

Aug 31 2018

* French minister asks UK fleets to stay away for now (Adds Scottish Fishermen's Federation comment)

Fishermen talk peace as Franco-British scallops dispute flares up

Aug 29 2018

PARIS French and British fisherman pledged talks to quell a high-seas dispute over access to the scallop-rich seabed in the Baie de Seine after French vessels chased their rivals out of the zone, hurling projectiles and insults. | Video

RPT-French minister's exit may give EDF's nuclear plants new lease of life

Aug 29 2018

PARIS, Aug 28 The shock resignation of the French environment minister may mean that EDF can not only extend the lifespan of its ageing reactors but could even build new reactors in France, the world's most nuclear-reliant nation.

French minister's exit may give EDF's nuclear plants new lease of life

Aug 28 2018

PARIS The shock resignation of the French environment minister may mean that EDF can not only extend the lifespan of its ageing reactors but could even build new reactors in France, the world's most nuclear-reliant nation.

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