Despite the popularity of battery-powered electric bikes doubling in North America in recent years, uptake in urban centres has been slow. Current e-bike models are heavy, unattractive, not portable enough and difficult to charge, store and maintain. Consumer awareness of e-bikes as a viable green transportation alternative to increasing costs of gas, parking and congestion is low.
Toronto-based start-up Revelo Electric is changing all that. Read the Full Article here.