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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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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
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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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  Park City, Summit county, Utah has implemented the nation’s first fully electric bike sharing program in hopes to reduce their carbon footprint and to provide an alternative means of transportation. Dozens of riders have already shown their support and as a result, Phase 2 will begin in 2018 with

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Paris Bike Lanes
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Paris is going to take a mega project to promote bicycling. It has a long way to go to become the bicycle capitol of the world. The plan includes 50 miles of new bicycle commuting routes that will crisscross the city from east to west and north to south. These

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E Tracker E-Bike
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E Tracker is an electric bicycle that may remind you yours childhood memories. California based Vintage Electric have produced the bike visually inspired by the board track racers that used to storm the early 1900s. The battery box is like an old-school motorcycle engine casing, while both the saddle and

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