At the UN, Vanuatu launches the battle for a treaty on the non-proliferation of fossil fuels

The small island state of Vanuatu threatened by the rise of the oceans launched Friday at the UN the battle for the creation of a “fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty“, aiming to eventually eliminate the planet from the main causes of global warming. “We call for the development of a fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty to phase … Read more

The rise of low carbon propels the world of construction into a new era

In Nanterre, the Arboretum, the future business district designed by WO2, gives pride of place to wood. Bruno Lévesque/IP3 PRESS/MAXPPP STORY – Wood, biosourced materials, cement with a negative carbon footprint… The sector has its techniques evaluated to reduce its CO2 emissions. It’s a funny wink. It was at the ephemeral Grand Palais, at the … Read more

The San Marina shoe brand placed in receivership, announces the company’s lawyer

San Marina had suffered the backlash of the judgment of the Court of Cassation which forced, last June, so-called non-essential traders and who had had to keep their doors closed during the spring 2020 confinement, to pay their rents. The Marseille commercial court has decided to place the San Marina shoe brand in receivership for … Read more

France is not in the nails, according to an observatory

France is not meeting its greenhouse gas emission reduction targets, with many sectors continuing to emit too much CO2 and carbon sinks not working as well as expected, according to the latest Climate-Energy Observatory unveiled on Thursday . This annual observatory is designed by the Climate Action Network (RAC) with other partners, including the public … Read more

services adapted to professionals

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“Big Business” #97: So Much So Far

Bertille Bayart Le Figaro EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – A little Coué method does not harm. But it will take more than that for the new boss of the State Shareholding Agency. Dear subscribers, I start with an agenda point. You will now receive this letter on Thursday rather than Tuesday. I hope this little slip … Read more

lawyer suspected of creating fake victim profiles to lure clients

An ethics instruction has been opened by the Bar Association. Lawyer Richard Legrand is suspected of fraudulent canvassing. The health scandals of Buitoni and Kinder are experiencing a new twist, and to say the least unexpected. According to the revelations of France Info, the Order of lawyers of the Paris bar opened, on Monday September … Read more

The world is paying ‘a horrific price’ for its dependence on fossil fuels, says UN chief

“stop this madness» : developing countries pay the «priceof the world’s dependence on fossil fuels, a statement by the United Nations Secretary-General on Saturday, on the second day of his visit through Pakistan devastated by catastrophic floods. “Pakistan and other developing countries are paying a horrific price for the intransigence of large emitters, which persists … Read more

the old world rebels

By Bertille Bayart Published on 01/11/2022 at 09:58, Update on 02/22/2022 at 07:12 Bertille Bayart Le Figaro EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – The world of technology companies has prices. Stellantis exacts revenge on Rivian. Dear subscribers, The GAFTAMs (Google, Apple, Facebook, Tesla, Amazon and Microsoft) are together worth more than 11,000 billion dollars and weigh the … Read more

We will spend the winter, but badly

Bertille Bayart Le Figaro EXCLUSIVE LETTER SUBSCRIBERS – This will be to avoid power outages. And communication between the State and EDF. Dear subscribers, I resume this letter after a long summer break and with the impression of finding after the holidays the same topical subjects as before! In this new school year, we will … Read more