User: flenvcenter Topic: Transportation-Independent
Category: Multi-Modal Transportation :: Bicycles
Last updated: Jun 23 2017 17:50 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The Seven Sustainable Wonders of the World 23.6.2017 TreeHugger
Humans should be proud of these inventions, for they enable us to live gently and efficiently on Earth.
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This clever folding electric scooter is designed to go (almost) everywhere with you 23.6.2017 TreeHugger
For those who want a smaller electric mobility option than an e-bike, a folding electric scooter might be just the ticket.
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Guardian predicts "Street Wars 2035" between cyclists and driverless cars 16.6.2017 TreeHugger
It's déjà vu all over again as the forces of driverless motordom try to push pedestrians and cyclists off the road
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The Phatty electric scooter could make short trips a lot more fun 16.6.2017 TreeHugger
No license or registration is required, but with speeds up to 20 mph, a helmet might be a good idea.
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Bike Boom: The Unexpected Resurgence of Cycling (Book Review) 15.6.2017 TreeHugger
Unfortunately, it is also a lot of bike bust too.
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New York's Citibike suffers it's first fatality 13.6.2017 TreeHugger
36 year old man is killed and it is not an accident.
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This electric city bike from Ariel Rider can haul 300 pounds of cargo on its rear rack 13.6.2017 TreeHugger
And it has a place for your coffee cup right up front within reach.
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Happy 200th birthday to the bicycle! 12.6.2017 TreeHugger
Impress your friends with some little know facts about these amazing machines to celebrate the birthday of the bicycle
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This Vespa-like electric scooter offers clean, silent commuting, with no pedaling necessary 7.6.2017 TreeHugger
With speeds up to 28 mph, and a driving range of 30+ miles per charge, the street legal unu electric scooter could be a great green urban transport option.
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Flash offers a ground-up redesign of the electric bike 5.6.2017 TreeHugger
The Flash e-bike promises to be "an evolution in what a bike can be" thanks to a host of smart features integrated into its design.
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Stockholm Pursues Climate Holy Grail — A Fossil Fuel-Free Future — Part 4: Transforming Transportation 31.5.2017 Green on HuffingtonPost.com
To achieve its paramount goal of being fossil-fuel free in 2050, Stockholm will need to eliminate about two million tons of greenhouse gas emissions by then—a drop of over 80 percent. Fortunately, Stockholm’s efforts are occurring in a nation whose national energy policy and goals are aimed at achieving major early emissions reductions. By 2020, for example, Sweden intends to get half of its electricity from renewable sources and to have lowered its GHG emissions 40 percent below 1990 levels. Major Challenges The largest contributor to Stockholm’s current greenhouse gas emissions of 2.4 million tonnes is transportation, which accounts for 40 percent of the total (more than a million tonnes). Stockholm will need to accomplish the remarkable feat of ratcheting those emissions down by about 80 percent by 2050, even as its population and overall energy use are expected to surge 40 percent. Yet that is precisely what the city intends. The city also plans that emissions from energy use in buildings—a third of ...
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In search of the lost British bike lanes 30.5.2017 TreeHugger
Bike lanes were part of the standard road design in Britain in the 30s. That's the way it should be now everywhere.
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Eric Reguly on how self-driving cars will kill cities, not save them 27.5.2017 TreeHugger
And he is not alone in thinking this.
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These bike handlebars have built-in lights, navigation, and an alarm system 25.5.2017 TreeHugger
Drop in a Wink Bar and add a host of smart features to your bike.
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It's time to put an end to traffic terrorism 19.5.2017 TreeHugger
"Accident, not terror." What's the difference?
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This funky foldable e-bike fits into a backpack 18.5.2017 TreeHugger
But do you really need an electric micro-bike?
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There are three revolutions in urban transportation coming down the road 11.5.2017 TreeHugger
A new study looks at three different scenarios that may result.
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Bike-friendly streets are better even for people who don't ride bikes 9.5.2017 TreeHugger
Pedestrians and drivers actually benefit too.
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This tiny folding e-bike has a 45 mile range, and doesn't need to be pedaled 9.5.2017 TreeHugger
The Weebot Aero completely dispenses with the need to pedal in order to get around town, and is more like a foldable sit-down electric scooter than a bicycle.
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A boring post about Elon Musk 5.5.2017 TreeHugger
We are late to this party but finally drill down.
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