Reaching carbon neutrality: Why France lags behind on its environmental goals • FRANCE 24 English

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Reaching carbon neutrality: Why France lags behind on its environmental goals • FRANCE 24 English” – below is their description.

A key part of the global fight to tackle global warming is the idea of carbon neutrality – a state of net zero carbon dioxide emissions. Like many countries and institutions around the world, France has committed to going carbon neutral by 2050. So how exactly is the country planning to get there and, crucially, how is it going so far?

🔔

FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

Similar Content

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • France to loosen Covid-19 measures in February • FRANCE 24 English
  • Can the party last? Johnson defies calls for leadership challenge • FRANCE 24 English
  • Stay or go? Dilemma facing last of the Afghan Sikhs • FRANCE 24 English
  • In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • France to loosen Covid-19 measures in February • FRANCE 24 English
  • Can the party last? Johnson defies calls for leadership challenge • FRANCE 24 English
  • Stay or go? Dilemma facing last of the Afghan Sikhs • FRANCE 24 English
  • ‘We have nothing left’: Snowstorm leaves Syrian refugees without shelter • FRANCE 24 English
  • How Amazon inspired France’s new unicorn: Robotics startup Exotec CEO on success • FRANCE 24
  • AFCON 2022: Holders Algeria take on Ivory Coast in group E • FRANCE 24 English
  • In This Story: Net Zero

    Carbon neutrality is a state of net-zero carbon dioxide emissions. This can be achieved by balancing emissions of carbon dioxide with its removal or by eliminating emissions from society.

    The phraseology has been in wide circulation in the run-up to the COP26 climate summit.

    4 Recent Items: Net Zero

  • ‘We will all pay a price’ if the U.S. and China decouple: World Economic Forum president:
  • Planet Normal: Lord Frost on Partygate, Brexit and why he quit the Cabinet | Podcast
  • ‘Stop this Covid theatre’: Former Cabinet minister Lord Frost speaks to the Planet Normal podcast
  • Net Zero: Move to green supply needs logical and proper transition | Angela Knight
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....