France Breaks Ground On Europe's Largest Solar Plant

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While Germany has spent the last few years stealing the headlines for its remarkable advances in renewable energy infrastructure, neighboring France has, up until now, remained relatively silent on the matter of green energy. But this week Paris-base...

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Louis Vuitton Museum Opened In Paris

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French president Francois Hollande inaugurated the Foundation Louis Vuitton contemporary art museum on October 20.

The private contemporary art museum was financed by Bernard Arnault, who heads up the LVMH luxury goods empire and whose...

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Eiffel Tower Gets Glass Floor In Paris

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Visitors to the Eiffel Tower in Paris will now be able to look down through a vertigo-inducing glass floor that forms part of a US $38 million refit of France's most-visited tourist attraction.

The transparent floor is on the first leve...

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France Invests US$ 267.5 Million To Restore La Defense's Crumbling Cube

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La Grande Arche in La Defense has dominated Paris' skyline for twenty five years, however the immense structure has fallen into disrepair as its marble facade crumbles and threatens to fall on people below. Fortunately, the French government has deci...

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Coco Chanel's Mansion La Pausa Put Into Market

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Fabulous villa La Pausa with beautiful sea views built for Coco Chanel put into market. The 1325 square meter villa was designed for Gabrielle "Coco" Bonheur Chanel by the architect Robert Streitz in the hills of La Toracca, and this is where she was...

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