Energy policy scenarios are debated this Wednesday in the Council of Ministers. The government seems to be in favor of closing no other reactor than Fessenheim before 2029, as EDF recommends. It’s the last straight line. The government begins Wednesday in the Council of Ministers debate on energy policy until 2035. The Minister of Ecology, François de Rugy, will present the various scenarios studied by the government. A key moment that will lead to arbitrations at the end of the month. It is Emmanuel Macron himself who could announce the main orientations of this multiannual energy program (EPP) for the next ten years. The date of October 30 is mentioned, which does not confirm the Elysee.
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