[ENERGY] Development of PV projects in France : beware of protected species!

On the basis of European Union Directives[1], French regulations have for more than 10 years established a principle of strict protection regarding the “protected species” (“espèces protégées”).  Developers of PV projects in France have for a long time and often because of a lack of information missed the issue. Yet, some local environmental authorities have…

[ENERGY] Development of PV projects in France : beware of protected species!

On the basis of European Union Directives[1], French regulations have for more than 10 years established a principle of strict protection regarding the “protected species” (“espèces protégées”).  Developers of PV projects in France have for a long time and often because of a lack of information missed the issue. Yet, some local environmental authorities have…