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France’s environment minister Nicolas Hulot just revealed that the country plans to ban the sale of gasoline and diesel powered vehicles by 2040. He made the announcement while launching the country’s new Climate Plan to meet its targets under the Paris Accord. Hulot, who is himself a popular environmental activist, cited the example of a “European […]

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French President Emmanuel Macron has been quite vocal about environmental issues and a new selfie video of Hollywood superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger with the President is just another proof of that. In the video, the duo were seen mocking Trump’s withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris Agreement. The video shows Schwarzenegger saying the pair talked about “talking […]

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In its first electric scooter sharing program that would make commuting within the city super easy, Paris announced the launch of 600 Gogoro Smartscooters as part of the Coup eScooter sharing service. Coup, a subsidiary of Bosch, first launched the scooter sharing service in Berlin with 200 Gogoro electric scooters in 2016. Horace Luke, co-founder and CEO of […]

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Paris is all set to launch a fleet of driver-less ‘flying’ electric cars that will hover over the city’s waterways and provide relief from traffic congestion and pollution both. The brainchild of a Frenchman named Alain Thébault, these cute water cars, flying about two feet above water surface, are named ‘SeaBubbles’ and promise a clean, quiet, […]

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