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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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Pedego Glendale store co-owners Steve “Spike” Pike and wife Sherry Roueche
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Nation’s 110th Pedego Electric Bikes store celebrates grand opening FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 10, 2017 — Glendale, Ariz., is the home of the nation’s newest Pedego® Electric Bikes store. Co-owners Steve “Spike” Pike and his wife Sherry Roueche are excited to introduce the USA’s Number 1 electric bike brand to

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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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Caroline Harbaugh, co-owner of Pedego Dunedin
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Bike Signed by Peyton Manning to Be Donated to “Pedal for Pat” Charity FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 5, 2017 — A new Pedego® Electric Bikes store has opened in Dunedin, Fla., and the entire Tampa Bay region is lit up with a new brand of energetic fun. Pedego Dunedin (rhymes

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