Electric Bike vs Car
One of the most common reactions Electric Bikes get when people are browsing is “I could buy a car for that!”. How do the figures stack up if we include a typical yearly commute?
Electric Bike vs Electric Moped
Bamboo Alternatives for Sustainable Living
Welcome to the Small Sustainability Steps series, brought to you by Urban.Ebikes. The aim of this series of articles, published fortnightly online, is to draw attention to easy swaps you can make in your day-to-day life in order to decrease your individual carbon footprint, gain a better understanding of why these changes are important, and how we can all work together as global citizens to slow the effects of climate change. So, what is the focus of our first article? The answer: to bamboozle you with bamboo alternatives! Native to the Asia-Pacific region, bamboo is one of the most versatile...
227 Hours and £1,680 Spent in London Traffic in 2018
New data has been released for the average commuting times in 2018 by INRIX. They are an organisation dedicated to analysing and providing global traffic data which is used for autonomous vehicles and and provided traffic services to over 40 countries. In London, a huge 227 hours are lost in congestion every year which places it at number 6 on the global list of worst city commutes. That's 9 and a half days commuters could have spent meaningfully, but instead were in a car going nowhere! This equates to £1,680 per year in fuel - a huge chunk of money that...