Stories tagged "France"

July 11, 2019

France to Introduce New Tax on Air Travel

Starting in 2020, France will begin to introduce a new “ecotax” on air travel. The new charge, costing approximately $2 to $20 for every flight departing the country, will be used to generate revenue for more environmentally-friendly modes of...

February 1, 2019

Green Wave Rising in Europe Fueled by Kidpower

By Cate Calogero and Monica Medina Yesterday, 30,000 school¬†children again turned out for protests in three cities across Belgium after an open letter to the government from 3,450 Belgian scientists saying “the activists are absolutely right”.¬†...