PARIS, July 6 – RIA Novosti. France will become the first major country to phase out fossil fuels in the face of the Ukrainian conflict and environmental crisis. stated on Wednesday Prime Minister Elizabeth Bourne.
“We will be the first major green country to phase out fossil fuels. This is a guarantee of our energy sovereignty, “Born said in a speech to the French Assemblée nationale (lower house of parliament).
The cost of gasoline in early June broke a record in the country. inflation during France reached record levels and amounted to 5.2% in May. According to the National Institute of Statistics (Insee), in June the increase in the level of prices of goods and services in France will amount to 5.8%.