STAFF REPORT IBD: France ranks 3rd in the Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2014, which rates performance with respect to the energy transition, reveals the World Economic Forum (WEF).
France ranks in third place behind Norway and New Zealand, and ranks first in Europe, it said.
This ranking includes 124 countries and takes 3 major categories of factors into account – economic development, environmental protection, and access to energy. France, therefore, leads the way in terms of energy sustainability. France even ranks second in the world in terms of sustainable development, behind Sweden.