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The Tramway Revival In France

A 2012 report on the return of tramways to France by the Ministry for Ecology, Stustainable Development and Energy has been added to the Research Center best practices database.

The Tramway Revival In France explores the use of tramways in France as part of a mobility strategy and as an urban planning tool. The report describes where French tramway companies are working and traces the French efforts to overcome the 1950-1970 era of the supremacy of the car.