Not accurate to blame renewables for high energy prices, IEA says

Fatih Birol said not enough oil and gas supply was reaching consumers

ENGIE to sell its EQUANS division for €7.1bn

The merge with Bouygues is expected to complete in the second half of 2022

Paris takes to two wheels with micromobility pilot programme

The project will see the installation of 150 dock, lock and charge points for e-scooters

Biden signs executive order to rejoin Paris climate change accord

The president also signed an executive order to halt the construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline

EU Commission refers France to Court over poor air quality

Data provided by France confirms the ‘systematic failure’ to meet EU rules on PM10 limit values in the zones of Paris and Martinique for 12 and 14 years respectively

French Government faces €10m fine over air pollution inaction

The country’s top court says air quality measures implemented by the government in eight areas, including Paris, are insufficient

Paris to create 680 kilometres of cycleways after coronavirus crisis

The city will invest €300 million for the updated bike lane network, which will include secure paths for cycling trips after the lockdown

Total awarded 135MW of solar projects in France

The two solar plants are expected to generate renewable electricity to nearly 50,000 people

EU bank lends €250m for green homes in Paris

It says the new finance will help create 2,580 energy efficient new homes and generate 5,000 new jobs in Paris

Formula E halts races due to coronavirus crisis

The racing season will be ‘temporarily suspended for a two-month period’