However, the ban only actually bans three flights heading out from Paris Charles de Gaulle airport: to Lyon, Bordeaux and Nantes. Additionally, many routes are exempt because they don’t have train capacity in off-hours. Ultimately, the ban only cuts France’s domestic flight emissions by 2.6%.
Support The Portugal News
We are proud to provide our readers from around the world with independent, honest and unbiased news for free – both online and in print.
Our dedicated team supports the local community, foreign residents and visitors of all nationalities through our newspaper, website, social media and our newsletter.
We appreciate that not everyone can afford to pay for our services but if you are able to, we ask you to support The Portugal News by making a contribution – no matter how small.
Be the first to comment on this article
More in Europe
New Year's fireworks ban
In Europe - 22 Sep 2023, 10:27
France Bans iPhone
In Europe - 21 Sep 2023, 13:56
Sex workers up 20%
In Europe - 21 Sep 2023, 07:50
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Atlantic Portugal hosts exhibition by Joshua Strydom
Venice avoids UNESCO axe
In Europe - 20 Sep 2023, 11:47
For the Record
In Europe - 20 Sep 2023, 08:15