The practice of ” revolving doors” consisting of going back and forth between public and private, without worrying too much about conflicts of interest, is not the prerogative of the French elite and concerns all sectors of the world. activity in Europe. But according to a report to be published Wednesday by the group of Greens in the European Parliament, it is particularly developed in France in the fossil and nuclear energy industries. What explain a certain lack of voluntarism in terms of ecological transition. This 82-page document entitled “Revolving Doors and the Fossil Fuel Industry” , which Libération has procured, reviews the “warm relations” that have developed in the main countries of the Union between policy makers and large companies energy through these famous revolving doors.
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