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Mission Transition Écologique: the new platform designed to help VSEs and SMEs in their approach The "Mission Transition Écologique" platform is designed to help VSEs and SMEs access the most appropriate assistance for their situation.
Updated energy checklist, essential support for companies The Energy Crisis Committee offers business leaders a checklist, which has just been updated, to help them make the right decisions when it comes to...
Cash flow difficulties for very small businesses Against a backdrop of high inflation, the cash position of very small businesses continues to deteriorate. Nevertheless, managers remain optimistic.
The "guichet d'aide au paiement des factures de gaz et d'électricité de mars et avril" is open until August 31. The "guichet d'aide au paiement des factures d'énergie" for the submission of applications for the months of March and April is now open.
Schemes to help very small businesses pay their energy bills 2023 Since the war in Ukraine and the ensuing sharp rise in gas and electricity prices, very small businesses have been able to benefit from a number of...
How the war in Ukraine transformed the European energy market Since the start of the Russian-Ukrainian war a year ago, the European energy market has undergone major upheavals.
Threat of power cuts and gas shortages recedes In France, the threat of power cuts and gas shortages seems to be receding for the end of winter, according to RTE and GRTgaz.
Eurozone: growth forecasts revised upwards Economists are beginning to revise their growth forecasts for the eurozone upwards, allaying fears of recession.
Purchasing managers, essential links in the midst of the supply crisis In a context marked by inflation, shortages and the energy crisis, buyers play a crucial role for companies.
European gas: wholesale prices 5 times lower than in August For several weeks now, European wholesale gas prices have been falling, thanks to high inventory levels and falling demand.
French inflation slows to 5.9% in December Inflation slowed slightly in France last month, coming in at 5.9% year-on-year, compared with 6.2% in November.
Gas shortages: Europe will have to cope in the coming years While the risk of a gas shortage seems to have been averted for this winter, the coming years look very uncertain for European countries.
Energy bills: a new one-stop shop for businesses Companies that do not benefit from the tariff shield can apply for state aid via a new one-stop shop.
Clement weather and lower consumption: energy prices on the decline Lower consumption and mild temperatures across Europe are driving down gas and electricity prices.
Gas and electricity: assistance for energy-hungry businesses extended and expanded The scheme to help companies that consume large amounts of gas and electricity has been extended, announced the French Minister of the Economy and Finance on Tuesday September 6.
Gas and electricity: assistance for high-consumption businesses As part of its economic and social resilience plan, the French government has announced the introduction of assistance for companies that consume large quantities of gas and electricity....
Raw materials: why prices will continue to rise In its latest annual report, the World Bank predicts that commodity prices will remain high until 2024.