Diesel, petrol, electric ...: the purchase of a car can turn into the puzzle

Diesel, Petrol or Electric? When the Car Purchase Turns into a Puzzle

If the market for diesel vehicles collapses, that of petrol remains highly taxed, and that of the electric is still too expensive. This confuses many motorists for their next car purchase. Diesel? Decried for its pollutant emissions. Petrol? Taxed for its CO2 emissions. Electric? Too expensive. Many motorists do not know which car to buy for their next car […]

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The environmental penalty for polluting vehicles will increase sharply in 2020

The Environmental Penalty for Polluting Vehicles will Increase Sharply in 2020

Motorists who want to buy a new vehicle will have to pay attention to its carbon footprint. From January 1st, 2020, the ecological penalty will increase strongly. If you want to change your vehicle soon, you will have to (if it is not already) pay close attention to the CO2 emissions it generates. From January 1st, 2020, the […]

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Nitrates, heavy metals, microplastics ... our water is more and more polluted

Nitrates, Heavy Metals, Microplastics … Our Water is More and More Polluted

According to a World Bank study released Tuesday 20th August 2019, all countries are affected by this invisible crisis. It calls on states to take urgent measures. The quality of water, polluted by nitrates, heavy metals and microplastics, has become “an invisible crisis” affecting rich countries as poor countries, the World Bank alarmed in a report published Tuesday 20th August […]

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Only the holders of vignettes 1 and 2 will be able to circulate in Paris due to pollution

Pollution. The Differentiated Traffic Set Up in Ile-de-France this Wednesday 26th June

The differentiated traffic will be set up in Paris and in the suburbs, Only the vignettes Crit’Air from 0 to 2 will circulate. It was expected since the announcement of an episode of ozone pollution in Ile-de-France: differentiated traffic will be set up in Paris and the suburbs on Wednesday 26th June 2019. Only vehicles with vignettes Crit’Air from 0 […]

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Airbus has signed a memorandum of understanding with the airline company SAS Scandinavian Airlines concerning research on ecosystems and infrastructures of hybrid and electric aircraft.

Toulouse; Airbus Signs an Agreement with a Scandinavian Company to Develop Hybrid Aircraft

On Wednesday 22nd May 2019, Airbus signed a joint research project in Toulouse with SAS Scandinavian Airlines for hybrid and electric aircraft. The challenge is immense. Air transport is already responsible for 2% to 3% of global CO2 emissions . And the growth of air traffic is expected to more than double over the next 20 years … A research […]

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In Toulouse, the most polluting vehicles, soon to be banned

Toulouse: The Most Polluting Vehicles will Soon be Banned

Toulouse Métropole wants to reduce the pollution generated by road traffic with areas prohibited for certain vehicles and the ambition to become “breathable city in 5 years”. Users of the road, remember this acronym: ZFE. Toulouse Métropole wants to establish a low-emission zone to reduce atmospheric pollution. Diesel vehicles particularly targeted Toulouse is indeed one of 15 communities […]

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A study says that the rivers in France are overflowing with pesticides

Our Rivers are Overflowing with Pesticides, Suspected of Being Endocrine Disruptors

According to an unpublished study, published by Générations future Tuesday 16th April, 2019, pesticides suspected of being endocrine disruptors are present in waterways. Tuesday, April 16, 2019, an unpublished study on the presence of pesticides , suspected of being endocrine disruptors , in French rivers, was published by the association Generations futures. This  new report  complements previous environmental association studies of the presence of […]

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CO2 levels are at there highest for 3 million years

Planet: CO2 at its Highest for Three Million Years

CO2, the main cause of global warming, has never been so concentrated in the atmosphere in the last three million years. The concentration in the atmosphere of CO2 , the main cause of global warming, is at its highest since 3 million years.  It thus makes the dramatic increase of the temperature of the planet and the level of the oceans inevitable in a […]

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Three out of four children breathe polluted air in France

Pollution: Three out of Four Children Breathe Toxic Air in France, According to Unicef

ENVIRONMENT: “We call for respect for children’s rights, including living in a healthy environment,” says Unicef, which calls on the public authorities of France to act Three out of four children breathe toxic air in France, according to an alarmed Unicef France, in a report released Thursday. This is the first time the UN agency has taken up this theme in […]

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