When the federal government created a new category of Power Assisted Bicycles (PAB) in 2002, the BC government was one of the first that adopted this category and the ICBC was the provincial legislator who enacted the federal MVSA regulations [...]
People who ride and sell e-bikes that look like scooters say they're dismayed by a recent decision in B.C. Supreme Court that ruled against a man who was fined for riding one without a licence or insurance. Read more on cbc.ca. [...]
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The electric bike and scooter are the future winners now. "The Sedan or car is fantastically inefficient. We take a couple of tonnes of metal and haul it around expensively for little or no reason." Read the full article here..
What technology is fueling the smart and sustainable cities of the world today? That’s the question posed in the article Electric Mobility Devices: Critical Technologies for Smart Cities, and it’s no surprise that electric bikes and electric scooters are a big [...]
Don Cayo: Tax on e-bikes makes no sense
This is welcome news for Vancouverites, who this year made almost half of their trips by foot, transit or bike. The recent figures suggest a stride in the right direction, setting the city on path to meet its 2040 goal [...]
In a decision already being condemned by some cyclists, council has voted to allow electric scooters in bike lanes. The idea was first proposed in a staff report to the Public Works and Infrastructure Committee in January, but at the [...]