The French ministry of transport is to encourage schemes to promote greater use of bicycles for short trips. It has proposed the introduction of employee incentive schemes for those who bicycle to get to work, as well as secure cycling zones in urban areas. It also favours tax incentives for the purchase of electric bikes.

According to ministry estimates the benefits of increased cycling includes savings of

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