Bike Europe and AVERE organize Information Meeting at Eurobike for Electric Bike Business

European electric bicycle sales continue to grow spectacularly. Also, new types, such as speed pedelecs or electric mountain bikes, are conquering the market. These developments crank up discussions on rules and regulations. How should these vehicles be categorized? Which technical regulations apply? What are the terms of use, for instance when it comes to helmets, [...]


REE4EU project: High Temperature Electrolysis Engineering Strategy Meeting, Trondheim (20-22 June 2016)

On 20-22 June, the responsible partners for the high temperature electrolysis (HTE) step in the REE4EU project, met in Trondheim (Norway) for discussions on the engineering strategies and design of the HTE reactors to be build up at Elkem’s (Norway) and LCM’s (UK) premises. The meeting, hosted by the HTE leader (SINTEF), aimed to share knowledge with [...]

Programme Light Electric Vehicle Summit in Barcelona unveiled

The organizers of the first Light Electric Vehicle Summit, on 20 and 21 September in Barcelona, have just unveiled the draft programme. You will find all further details here: We are pleased to announce that AVERE members and AVERE LEV-TF participants enjoy a 10% discount on the registration fee for LEVS, which normally is € 440 [...]

TRB call for papers on Light Electric Vehicles

From 8 to 12 January 2017, the Annual Transportation Research Board (TRB) Meeting takes place in Washington DC and attracts more than 11,000 participants. It is a huge conference and very visible. The subcommittee, co-chaired by Professor Chris Cherry (on emerging vehicle technologies) has focused on e-bikes for the past several years. That subcommittee has [...]

Bike Europe Conference on Supply Chain Flexibility

At Eurobike, Bike Europe organizes a conference on Supply Chain Flexibility in order to increase the spead to market. The conference takes place on Tuesday 30th August in Room Berlin, Conference Center East at Eurobike. Among the speakers are Jeroen Both, chief supply chain officer at Accell, Benno Messingschlager, CEO of Messingschlager and Frederic Van [...]

Light Electric Vehicle Summit

The first Light Electric Vehicle Summit (LEVS) will take place on Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 September 2016 in Barcelona. LEVS is aimed at providing a high quality platform to foster exchange of views and development of synergies between players in the LEV field. In view of the considerable mobility problems which European cities are facing today, light [...]