A group of French politicians is proposing to ban some internal flights in a bid to cut carbon dioxide emissions in an amendment to a law on future mobility. France’s government is debating a draft law on the future mobility and several members of parliament including the Socialist former environment minister Delphine Batho have tabled an amendment that proposes a ban on internal flights for routes on which the same journey can be made by train in less than five hours. “In ...

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