Category: News

SDSU Banning Electric Bikes, Scooters on Campus As Incidents Rise

Source: Times of San Diego San Diego State University announced Monday that electric bicycles and scooters will be banned on campus beginning in the fall semester. Become a supporter SDSU opted to prohibit electric and motorized mobility devices after a report from the university’s Parking and Transportation Services found that on-campus incidents involving bicycles,…

RTC permanently adds 20 electric bikes to Downtown Las Vegas bike share program

Source: KSNV After a successful trial in March, the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada RTC is permanently adding 20 electric pedal-assist bikes to the existing RTC Bike Share program in downtown Las Vegas. Beginning today, RTC Bike Share will offer bright green electric bikes using a pedal-assist motor that allows riders to overcome…

Bleeperbike is gearing up to launch e-bikes in Dublin after raising €750k

Source: Fora AFTER SECURING €750,000 in a new batch of funding, bike-share startup Bleeperbike is preparing to deploy stationless electric bikes in Dublin. Chief executive Hugh Cooney told Fora that the company recently raised the equity financing from Business Venture Partners, which has a focus on sustainability … Read more:

Lost Sierra Electric Bike Festival

Source: Tahoe Weekly Eco Bike Adventures hosts the fourth annual Lost Sierra Electric Bike Festival from July 12 to 14 at Diamond S Ranch in Beckwourth. It’s three days of open ranch riding, group rides, e-bike races, camping, music, beer and barbecues … Read more:

After almost 10 year in business electric bicycle shop owner Gary DiVincenzo is retiring

Source: Why pedal a bike on those uphill grades when you don’t have to? That is the philosophy of an outgoing borough electric bike shop owner. After almost 10 year in business with Hybrid Cycles, at 126 E. Gay St., bike shop owner Gary DiVincenzo is retiring … Read more:

Bianchi Aria E-Road review

Source: BikeRadar The Aria’s powerful shape and aero-optimisation make it a favourite for speed merchants, so it was a surprise that Bianchi used the Aria chassis as the basis for one of its two electric road bikes. Inside the Aria’s substantial down tube is sandwiched a 250-watt battery (some Enduro-batteries you’ll find on the…