France Remains The Top Country For Nuclear Power

A series of measures have been announced aimed at making the economy more environmentally friendly such as a ban on outdoor heaters at bars and restaurants, more efficient domestic heating systems and two regional parks. Most importantly though, as Statista’s Niall McCarthy notes, the country has set a goal to reduce nuclear’s share of electricity generation from its current 70 percent to 50 percent by 2035. The change in direction comes amid the controversial construction of the Flamanville EPR nuclear reactor by state-utility…