Energy sobriety: the 8 key points of the government’s plan


It’s time for the government to present its energy sobriety plan. This Thursday, October 6, 2022, in the afternoon, dozens of measures will be discussed by nine ministers who all have the same objective: to reduce consumption by 10% compared to 2019.

With a few constraints: maintaining the same level of economic activity, not imposing anything, not sanctioning, and being exemplary. In our slideshow below, discover the main measures of the government’s energy sobriety plan according to exclusive information from Le Parisien.

To encourage French households to take responsibility, a communication campaign should be launched on October 10.

Entitled “Every gesture counts”, it highlights five simple and accessible tips for saving energy. The mantra of the state? “I lower, I turn off and I shift”. Here are the recommended eco-gestures: