Entering the Decade of the Cargo Bike
Ebikes will define this decade, creating the first car-free city and a major automaker says goodbye to combustion-powered cars.
Issue [#122] - Every week, we deliver analysis and curation of emerging mobility news.
The 2020s is the decade of the cargo bike since they're the fastest, greenest, and most economically efficient way to handle last-mile deliveries in cities. / via Dutch Cyclin Embassy
Take a look at Bird's new Battery Management System. / Intelligent Transport
Lime and Neuron will lead a government trial that aims to understand how e-scooters can be safely incorporated into Australia's transport network. / Intelligent Transport
Vene Rides launches on Republic to bring electric mobility to every household in America. / Republic
LEVA's new research suggests E-bikes are the best-selling EV's in the country. / Bloomberg
Ridehailing, Carsharing, & Delivery
Automated delivery takes flight at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Global Airport thanks to Startup Ottonomy. / Automotive News
German Drone Company signs $16M deal with Spright for US medical drone deliveries. / Freight Waves
CVS Health announced a partnership with Uber Health to provide free transportation to medical facilities, jobs, or schools for people living in underserved areas. / eMarketer
Investment & Deals
Culdesac, a startup that aims to build the first car-free city in the US, raised $30 million in Series A funding. / Azinno
Volkswagen partners with Bosch to develop automated driving software. / Economic Times
E-bikes Startup Cowboy raises $80M in a Series C round of funding. / TechCrunch
Cities & Policy
No more e-bikes on the beaches and beaches' trails of San Clements, CA! / The Inertia
Denmark opts for more charging points. / The Copenhagen Post
New Products, Features, and Data Points
This year, Lamborghini is saying goodbye to combustion-powered cars. / Automotive News Europe
The newly-released Rider S500 from Bryton looks every bit as good as the more established models. / Cycling Weekly
We are definitely feeling electrified! / via Crissy Ditmore
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