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UPS announced on Wednesday that they will begin using electric assisted tricycles for domestic delivery routes in downtown Pittsburgh, PA. The adoption of this new form of transportation is part of their Rolling Laboratory initiative which uses alternative fuels and advanced technology. This new form of transportation will help reduce

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Under the new law signed by Governor Rick Snyder, electric-assisted bicycles will no longer be classified as mopeds requiring licensing and insurance. The legislation allows electric bikes to be operated on any road open to regular bikes including bike lanes and the shoulder. Sean Hammond, deputy policy director for the

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On Thursday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the city would begin cracking down on electric bikes. While e-bikes are legal to own in New York, riders can face harsh penalties of up to $500 when they are used on city streets. Starting next year, businesses that employ

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The Golfer is an electric bike made in New Zealand which carries a golf bag and easily navigates a course.  Its lithium-ion battery sits on the down-tube and is removable through a key-lock mechanism, so it can be pulled off and plugged in after the 18th. The Golfer is not

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The Surprising Promise of Bicycling Study focused on advocacy but also included data on untapped demographic potential, growth of bike share and infrastructure, the deepening influence of grass roots advocacy and more. Quality Bicycle Products encouraged its workers to cycle for transport, in particular to work, with a number of

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The University of Colorado [Boulder] conducted a study on 20 subjects to determine the effectiveness of e-bikes on physical health. The researchers recruited a pool of 20 sedentary commuter students and asked them to commute to campus using an e-bike. After a month of commuting using e-bikes, the subjects’ cardiovascular health

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BikeFlights has adjusted its website to make it easier to ship bikes with batteries, including pedal assist e-bikes. Based on a set of questions, BikeFlights determines the appropriate shipping methods for cyclists that complies with the U.S. Department of Transportation regulations. “The demand for shipping e-bikes is only going to

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California-based company, STACYC has created an electric Stability Cycle for kids between the ages of 3-8 years old. The Stability Cycle was created with motor bikes in mind to help kids get more comfortable with their balance. Kids start with the bike in unpowered mode, moving it along by striding with

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Hall C of the Interbike International Expo at Mandalay Bay Convention Center on Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2017, in Las Vegas
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The 35th annual Interbike show in Las Vegas wrapped up on Friday where lectric bikes were a huge hit. The cycling industry’s largest North American show had roughly 25,000 people in attendance with hundreds of exhibitors. There were about 50 electric bike companies present at this year’s show, a near ten-fold increase

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Penn State Enactus, a club that seeks to promote social entrepreneurship by students, has launched their first project titled BYOB: Bring Your Own Bike. Project BYOB is an electric bike conversion effort to provide commuter transportation to lessen car traffic, improve the environment, and encourage individual health. The group has

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