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Lime receives investment from Uber and Alphabet

Lime co-founders Toby Sun and Brad Bao

Lime is now valued at US$1.1 billion Electric bike- and scooter-sharing service Lime has received US$335 million in investments from a number of companies including Uber and Google’s parents Alphabet. “The new funds will give us the ability to expand our operations globally, develop new technologies and products for consumers …

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Uber to bring bike-sharing service JUMP to Europe

Uber JUMP bike

Uber wants to diversify away from its controversial taxi business, but is bike-sharing just another battlefield? Ride-hailing company Uber is bringing its JUMP electric bicycle sharing service to Europe. Uber has had an uneasy relationship with Europe, having official or semi-official bans across a number of cities, which have seen …

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Alizeti launches e-bike conversion kit

Alizeti 300C

Canada’s Alizeti Kickstarts its easy-to-install e-bike conversion system As well as the growth of new fully-equipped e-bikes, many manufacturers are also targeting existing cyclists keen to make a quick jump into e-powered riding. Quebec-based Alizeti has now launched one solution that allows cyclists to repurpose existing bikes and convert them …

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Harley-Davidson and Alta in EV collaboration

The Harley-Davidson Liveware electric motorcycle
Source: Rider Magazine

Harley-Davidson has made a surprise investment in Alta Motors, as the two companies plan to work together to produce electric motorcycle technology and new product development The famous motorcycle company, Harley-Davidson (HD), has announced that it has made an equity investment, for an undisclosed amount, in Alta Motors. The latter is …

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