Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:2000
Policy Type:Policy Support
Policy Target:
Agency:Mission Interministerielle de lEffet de Serre
Description:The French government released the "National Programme for Tackling Climate Change 2000/2010" in January 2000. The measures announced in the plan range from new taxes on energy and other emissions, to stringent standards for agriculture, transport, and waste sectors. The climate change action also includes a number of measures aimed at promoting the use of renewable energy sources and reducing greenhouse gas emissions, including new construction norms for heating and thermal insulation to reduce energy consumption.

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