E-Bike Sales Skyrocket in Nordic Countries

Source: www.bike-eu.com
Next to the weather, the popularity of electric bicycles in Sweden got an extra boost by the government which is offering a subsidy on the purchase of an e-bike.The granted subsidy amounts to 25 percent of the purchase price (with a maximum of up to € 1,000) per e-bike for all citizens. The government has allocated about SEK one billion (€ 97m) for pushing e-bike sales and in particular e-bike use to new highs. The government’s incentive for buying and using e-bikes in order to bring down car traffic, is running between 2018 and 2020 …
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