Alps: A Tourist Plane Disappears in the Mountains

ACCIDENT: The search began on Friday and continued with ground and air resources … A two-seater light aircraft disappeared on Friday night between the Savoie and Haute-Savoie. The Sater plane (air-land rescue) was immediately triggered, indicated the Haute-Savoie prefecture. The precise location of the accident is unknown “The last location of the plane is the in southern Haute-Savoie …

Weather: Eleven Departments in Orange Alert for Floods, Storms and Winds

The bad weather seems not to leave the east-central, southwestern and southern France.  Meteo France has placed eleven departments this Wednesday on orange alert for floods, storms and winds. Eleven central-eastern departments, southwestern and southern France were placed in orange alert for floods, storms and winds, announced Meteo-France, in its bulletin. Six departments are affected …

Terrorism: Paris Strengthens its ties with Eleven African Countries

Paris and eleven West African countries agreed to strengthen cooperation in the fight against Jihadist terrorism remains a serious threat in particular in the Sahel-Saharan strip, as in France. To strengthen their capacity for action, the Ministers of the Interior or Defence of the eleven African countries participated Monday and Tuesday at a seminar in …

Unfavourable Opinion for the Installation of a Photovoltaic Plant in Fleac

Hervé Hucteau, the investigating commissioner to conduct the public inquiry into the implementation of a photovoltaic power plant (14 hectares panels at a place called The Lugeat in Fléac) delivered its opinion: it is unfavorable to the project this site where Cosea filed inert landfills during the construction of the LGV. Hervé Hucteau reviewed the …

Nearly 12 Million French People Struggling to Pay their Gas and Electricity Bills

ENERGY: Nearly 6 million households spend more than 10% of their income on their energy costs … More and more French households are struggling to pay their energy bills. This was the observation made on Tuesday by the National Fuel Poverty Observatory (ONPE) . Nearly 6 million households are thus considered in fuel poverty, that is …