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The market for electric bicycles in Germany is going through the roof, as our latest video shows. Nearly one million e-bikes were sold in Germany in 2018 and by all indications that number will grow and grow in the years to come.
Some cyclists are converting their conventional two-wheeler into e-bikes, and that means opportunities for suppliers of conversion gear like Germany’s Pendix.
Number of new German registrations for electric and hybrid vehicles increased dramatically last year.
Hamburg start-up Wunder Mobility has received 30 million dollars in Series B financing and thereby doubled its capital. The new funds come from venture capitalist Blumberg Capital and KCK.
Silicon Valley and Germany’s industrial Ruhr Valley are teaming up – to produce electric transport vehicles.
The German capital Berlin has equipped a stretch of road to test autonomous and networked driving.
The German start-up Sono Motors is mass-producing a surprisingly affordable EV that can run on self-generated solar power alone. Not only that, the Sion also includes its own built-in mobility system.
Stuttgart University is heading a project aiming to support the development of energy-efficient, electric, autonomous flight by establishing two testing areas in southern Germany.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has come out in favor of CO2 neutral aviation.