France is to invest up to 10 billion euros to boost investment in renewable energy and cut the country's oil and gas costs.
French scientists have found a 34-centimetre toe bone belonging to a dinosaur that could have been more than 40 metres long.
Unemployment in France has risen for the eighth consecutive month to 11 per cent of the workforce, leaving President François Hollande’s promise to reverse the upward trend ...
A French court on Monday blamed the French government for the decomposing toxic green algae covering beaches in Brittany.
Power cuts hit thousands of households as storms hit much of France on Saturday night. Hailstones and floods damaged homes, businesses and vehicles and boy scouts were struck by lighting.
French Ecology Minister Ségolène Royal is trying to stop Australian chemical giant Orica shipping highly toxic waste to France for incineration, claiming there is a danger of marine ...
As France sweltered under a sudden heatwave, weather forecasters predicted heavy storms with rain and hail in on Friday night.
Vineyards in Burgundy were ravaged by hail during storms that hit much of France on Saturday night.
Hail and winds over 100 km per hour were expected as summer storms hit much of France on Saturday, forecasters said.
The illegal trade in charcoal is funding al-Shebab operations in the Horn of Africa, according to a United Nations report launched in Nairobi during the inaugural United Nations Environment ...
French MPs voted on Wednesday to ban single-use plastic bags in supermarkets by 2016 to help protect the environment.
The two French rail workers' unions leading a strike voted on Monday to continue, making Tuesday the seventh day of action.
France's Minister for Environment, Segolene Royal, is under fire from environmental activists after she voted this week with other European ministers to allow each EU country to make its own ...
Almost 1,000 hectares of vines were ravaged by hail in the world-famous Bordeaux vineyards in two nights of storms that have hit France.
Storms that caused havoc in the Paris region and much of France overnight were expected to return on Monday afternoon with hail, thunder and lightning forecast.