France Passes Law to Ban all Oil and Gas Production by 2040

Posted on:20 Dec 2017 15:45:02
France Passes Law to Ban all Oil and Gas Production by 2040
20 December 2017 Current Affairs: France's parliament has approved a law banning all exploration and production of oil and natural gas by 2040 within the country and its overseas territories.

Under that law that passed a final vote, existing drilling permits will not be renewed and no new exploration licenses will be granted.

The French government claims the ban is a world first.
France's parliament has approved a law banning all exploration and production of oil and natural gas by 2040 within the country and its overseas territories.

Under that law that passed a final vote, existing drilling permits will not be renewed and no new exploration licenses will be granted.

The French government claims the ban is a world first.

Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs 2018 September

20 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
19 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
18 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
17 SEPTEMBER
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 August

31 AUGUST
NEWS
30 AUGUST
NEWS
29 AUGUST
NEWS
28 AUGUST
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 July

31 JULY
NEWS
30 JULY
NEWS
29 JULY
NEWS
28 JULY
NEWS