France Set To Turn Off The Lights


Pedestrians walk beneath an illuminated walkway outside a Printemps... News PhotoBusiness,Corporate Business,Economy,Environment,Europe,Finance,France,French Culture,Fuel and Power Generation,General View,Horizontal,Illuminated,Paris - France,Pedestrian,Pedestrian Walkway,Store,WalkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergPedestrians walk beneath an illuminated walkway outside a Printemps department store 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