PARIS – France’s 11.2% decline in passenger-car registrations in April hides news of the early days of the electric-vehicle revival here. During the month, 106 Citroen C-Zeros were registered, as well as 76 Peugeot iOns, two Tesla Roadsters, two Mitsubishi i-MiEVs and one Nissan Leaf. The electric cars benefit from France’s bonus of E5,000 ($7,200) for cars that emit less than 50 g/km of carbon dioxide. At the same time, reports website, sales of cars powered by ...

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