The Rise of E-bikes During COVID
At the moment, cities around the world are evaluating what role public transportation systems play in the era of COVID-19. Public transportation accounts for the commute of millions of passengers every year, and during the rise and fall of coronavirus, many have changed their chosen form of transportation. Many cities have seen a rise in bike culture throughout the last two years. Bikes by themselves are fast, comfortable and convenient. When you consider e-bikes, this is even more true with longer commutes becoming easier and relaxing. Not only that, but bikes are clearly the best option for being environmentally conscious. The extent to which these different cities embrace cycling culture and the rise of e-bikes in their city planning varies quite a bit.
So, what cities around the world have become more friendly toward e-bike culture in their urban planning and policies, and plan to continue doing so in the future?