by Mike ‘Mish’ Shedlock
France is running out of gasoline thanks to massive strikes at all the refineries.
The strike spread to air traffic control and many flights have been cancelled. Hundreds of thousands of people are stranded.
The strike is now about to spread to nuclear power plants.
I offer this quote of the day: “One cannot just turn off a nuclear plant, it is not like a thermal or hydro plant.”
The BBC reports French Labour Dispute: Strike Hits All Eight Oil Refineries.