France will need to close nuclear reactors says minister

By

Environment minister Nicolas Hulot, who said in July France will need to close up to 17 of its 58 reactors, did not this time specify a number.

Reading articles is for subscribers only. Subscribe now.

French environment minister Nicolas Hulot reiterated on Wednesday that France will need to close several nuclear reactors in order to meet a target to cut the share of atomic energy in power generation to 50 percent by 2025, reports Reuters.