Tag Archive for 'electric bicycles'

Guernsey deputies enjoy the many benefits of owning an electric bike

October 30th, 2014 by Richard Lord

With the adoption by the States of Guernsey of a new transport strategy, several deputies have changed their travel habits in Guernsey by investing in electric bicycles. Five States of Guernsey deputies: Yvonne Burford, Roger Domaille, Michelle Le Clerc, Roger Perrot and Lester Queripel have purchased electric bicycles recently for travelling around the island and […]

Schroders Private Banking makes available PowaCycle to its employees

April 20th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Schroders Private Banking has purchased two PowaCycle electric bicycles from Adventure Cycles in St. Martin for use by Schroders’ employees.  The bikes come fully fitted with lights and helmets. The idea of using electric bikes began as a trial when a staff member suggested that electric bikes would allow employees freedom to get to and […]

Power Assisted Bikes

January 16th, 2008 by Richard Lord

Road transportation produces thirty percent of Guernsey’s carbon dioxide emissions if one excludes air and sea travel to and from the island. For our personal movement around Guernsey we can choose less polluting forms of travel. From a carbon dioxide emissions and a personal health perspective walking is best. However, bicycling has the advantage of […]