LEVA-EU member Rad Power Bikes has recently published two articles on the benefits of using an e-bike. Also, find out about the role their cargo bikes play to reduce congestion and pollution on the streets of New York.
In five reasons riding an e-bike is not cheating, you will find what benefits e-bikes bring to the table based on new scientific research. This study concludes that riding an e-bike provides the same kind of workout compared to a conventional bicycle. While most research is about regular e-bikes, find here also a pilot study on e-MTBs and user experiences.
If you are curious to what extent e-bikes can play an role in changing mobility, find their article five ways e-bikes can help save the world. Using an e-bike is more than just a fun activity, they can help to secure a cleaner future as well. It means less pollution especially when replacing a car as commuting vehicle.
Right now, about 50 cargo bikes of Rad Power Bikes are on the ground in New York. They are part of a movement to reduce congestion and pollution in the city. More and more often cargo bikes are replacing trucks for last-mile delivery, for example in densely populated areas such as New York. Continue to read here.
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Find the link of the e-MTB study also on LEVA-EU’s website at resources : http://leva-eu.com/light-electric-vehicle-research/