France Set To Turn Off The Lights


Vehicles stand stationary at traffic lights on the Champs-Elysees... News PhotoBusiness,Champs-Elysees Quarter,Corporate Business,Economy,Environment,Europe,Finance,France,French Culture,Fuel and Power Generation,General View,Horizontal,Mode of Transport,Monument,Paris - France,Stationary,TrafficPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergVehicles stand stationary at traffic lights on the Champs-Elysees near the Arc de Triomphe national monument in Paris, France, on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012. The French minister for energy and environment unveiled a proposal for lights in and outside shops, offices, and public buildings -- including the flagship Louis Vuitton store and the Lido cabaret house on Paris's Avenue des Champs Elysees -- to be turned off between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. starting in July. Photographer: Balint Porneczi/Bloomberg via Getty Images