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November, 17th 2015
The Rhone Plan 2015-2020

The objective of the plan is to define and implement a sustainable development programme around the Rhone and the Soane that takes into account all the uses, by way of labelling and funding projects driven by the actors of these territories (local authorities, associations, enterprises, etc.).

November, 13th 2015
Inauguration of the CNR charging station for electric cars at Bellegarde-sur-Valserine

Today, Laurent Tonini, CNR Regional Director and Régis Petit, Mayor of Bellegarde sur Valserine, inaugurated the fast charging station for electric vehicles which continues the electric corridor deployed by CNR from Lake Geneva to the Mediterranean.

October, 16th 2015
Inauguration of the landing stage of La Voulte sur Rhone: new facilities for territorial development

Today, Philippe Armand, Regional Director of CNR Valence and Bernard Brottes, Mayor of La Voulte sur Rhône, inaugurated the municipality’s new landing stage. Part of CNR’s Missions in the General Interest and bearing the Rhone Plan label, this construction contributes to boosting the development of tourism on the river and in the municipality.

October, 15th 2015
1st Meeting of Initiatives for the Future of Great Rivers

At the end of the first session of the IFGR held from 13 to 15 October in Lyon, Erik Orsenna, Chairman of this international multidisciplinary observatory founded by CNR a year ago, presented the first initiatives to make rivers strong levers for energy transition and the combat against climate change. These works, focusing on 14 of the world’s rivers, demonstrated the need for managing this water resource well through dialogue and exchanging experiences.