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Philadelphia just introduced electric bikes into its circulation through sharing service

Source: The Daily Pennsylvanian www.thedp.com Philadelphia’s bike sharing service Indego released its new bike fleet on Nov. 8. The two-month pilot program boasts electric bike rental at the same cost as regular bikes. The electric bikes are equipped with a battery on the rear tire and are designed to decrease commute time, according to Indego’…

Paris region to launch the world’s biggest fleet of electric bicycles

Source: www.businessinsider.com (Reuters) — The Paris region plans to launch a large fleet of electric bicycles in a state-funded scheme aimed at getting commuters to cycle to work and reducing congestion and pollution. From September 2019, regional transport agency Ile-de-France Mobilités (IDFM) will provide up to 10,000 e-bikes for long-term rental, with a view to…