E-Bikes and the Bike Infrastructure of the Future - Planetizen
By Eric Carlson
What will the future hold for cycling and bike infrastructure? With the introduction of e-bikes, the landscape of cycling, and even the definition of a bike, is changing.
Imagine you’re leaving your house on a brisk November morning sometime in the near future. Instead of jumping in your car to join the legions crammed onto the highways, you grab your e-bike and wheel it out of the house.
As you speed up using your power-assisted bike, it’s not long before you merge onto a cycling lane suspended above the railway lines, easily navigating the car-free transportation network on your way to the office.