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Zornio: Colorado’s e-bike rebates could help many of us reduce our carbon footprint, with a smile

As a long-time bike commuter, I’ve easily pedaled thousands of miles over the years. But as much as I love to ride, I’ve always felt a small pang of guilt for falling short in not using my bicycle for all my daily transportation needs. Hopefully, Colorado is about to reduce my carbon footprint with its […]

Posted inClimate, Environment, News

Denver e-bike rebates are flying off the shelf. Here’s the climate change connection.

Lucrative discount voucher in hand, Emily Kleinfelter is ready to roll into formation in the battle against global warming.  Now she just needs the friendly folks at FattE-Bikes shop to finish putting her ride together.  Kleinfelter is among the thousands of Denver residents who accelerated online to land an electric bike rebate from Denver’s Office […]

Posted inNews, Outdoors

Aspen area seeing a rise in bike crashes — and an increasing portion are with e-bikes

By Laurine Lassalle, Aspen Journalism Pitkin County and Aspen have been seeing an increase in bike and e-bike accidents over the past five years, according to data from Pitkin County Open Space and Trails and the Aspen Police Department. As a result, Aspen Valley Hospital’s trauma department is seeing more patients with severe bike injuries […]