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French power company provides 100 per cent renewable electricity

French power company provides 100 per cent renewable electricity
 
Solar panels cover the roof of the St Vaast church in Loos-en-Gohelle, producing green energy for Enercoop RFI/Sarah Elzas

The UN climate conference, to be hosted in Paris in December, has highlighted the effects of global warming around the world and what people are doing to stop it. In France, renewables are slowly making its way into the energy mix. France has long invested in nuclear. Green technology might exist, but is there the political will to change? RFI meets a company that provides 100 per cent renewable electricity, and talks about the barriers to scaling up.


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