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LimeBike
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LimeBikes, the dockless bike-share startup, announced Monday at CES that it will roll out between 4,000 and 5,000 electric-assist bicycles to its fleet this year.  The bikes will be available starting this month in existing LimeBike markets, including Seattle; Miami; Scottsdale, Arizona; Southern California; and greater San Francisco Bay Area.

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E-Bike in Cities
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E-Bikes and bikeshare systems are combining to provide cities with solutions to alleviate traffic jams, consumer costs and pollution. With transportation now the fastest growing source of global carbon dioxide emissions, support for this accessible, low-carbon mobility is crucial to international climate change action. Read the Full Article by

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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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Biking in Sacramento
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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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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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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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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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