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Electric-powered bikes with a top speed of 20 mph will be allowed on Boise streets, sidewalks, bike lanes and the 25 miles of Greenbelt paths in the city. The Boise City Council approved this change on Tuesday in a city ordinance. Officials say electric bikes won’t be allowed on Ridge

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After six years of planning, Davis, Sacramento and West Sacremento are finally adopting an e-bike share system. The Sacramento Area Council of Governments (SACOG) have been working with private bike-share company, Social Bicycles (SoBi) to plan the system. SoBi will finance, own and operate the system when it launches. It

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Pedego Fort Lauderdale electric bikes store and co-owners Curtis and Mary Johnson
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FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 11, 2017 — A new Pedego® Electric Bikes store is now open in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Co-owned by Curtis and Mary Johnson and Mary’s son, Austin Kiick, Pedego Fort Lauderdale provides rentals, tours and sales of Pedego electric bikes that empower riders to enjoy cycling around

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GeoOrbital Shark Tank
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GeoOrbital made an appearance on season 7 episode 9 of Shark Tank last month. Although none of the sharks made any offers, two of them purchased wheels. Guest Shark, Chris Sacca said, “I believe electric bikes are here to stay, I just really like to invest in the thing that

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Globally, electric cars account for only about 1 percent of all vehicle sales, whereas electric bikes sales are expected to reach 35 million this year. They have particularly taken off in Europe where they are used for both recreation and for practical transport. The upside to electric bikes is that

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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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Mike and Deborah Weatherby, co-owners of Pedego Sarasota; interior of new Pedego Sarasota showroom
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Popular Pedego Electric Bikes store celebrates Grand Opening at new location FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 18, 2017 — Pedego® Sarasota has raised the bar for electric bike shops with a deluxe new location boasting an extra-spacious and attractive showroom. It is located on South Tamiami Trail at the second-busiest intersection

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Mike and Deborah Weatherby, co-owners of Pedego Sarasota; interior of new Pedego Sarasota showroom
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Bruce Austin, 70, Uses His Pedego Ridge Rider to Rev up His Life FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 11, 2017 — Pedego® Electric Bikes is pleased to announce that it has been featured in the Wall Street Journal in the Oct. 9, 2017 issue. The article focuses on Pedego customer Bruce

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