Michel Cornil (R), Vice President of Ecomouv speaks to Giovanelli Castellucci (L), CEO of Autostrade, during a hearing by a French National Assembly commission in Paris, January 29, 2014. The "ecotax"... more 
Michel Cornil (R), Vice President of Ecomouv speaks to Giovanelli Castellucci (L), CEO of Autostrade, during a hearing by a French National Assembly commission in Paris, January 29, 2014. The "ecotax" is a new environmental tax on heavy goods vehicles which the French government hopes to implement, through which it aims to raise more than 1 billion euros ($1.38 billion) a year to finance mostly rail infrastructure projects.REUTERS/Charles Platiau (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS) less 
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