1991, Paris; $690m budget
The French Agency for Environment and Energy Management, under joint supervision of the Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy, and the Ministry of National Education, Higher Education and Research. Promotes “L’ economie Circularie,” “Transition Ecologique,””Transition Energetique,” and “Developpement Durable.” Provides businesses, local governments, public authorities and the general public its expertise and advisory capabilities. Also helps to finance projects, from research to implementation, in areas or waste management, soil conservation, energy efficiency and renewable energy, air quality, and “the fight against noise.” Publishes ADEME & Vous magazine. 1000 staff.