Recovery and resilience plan / Green mobility and infrastructure/ Heavy Vehicles

Last updated: 5 April 2022

As part of the French Resilience and Recovery plan, the French government allocated specific measures in order to foster green mobility. 


EUR 100 million will be dedicated to support heavy industrial vehicles (truck, bus, car) to switch from fossil fuels to electricity generation or hydrogen. The grant for the purchase of clean vehicles can range from EUR 30 000 for the purchase of buses to EUR 50 000 for the purchase of trucks, built up within the next two years. 


From the Finance law 2021, there will also be stricter guidelines on CO2 emissions tied to registering, to encourage progressive environmental measures.  Special taxes on road vehicles and company vehicles "taxe à l'essieu" will be implemented in 2021.

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