Electric bike : the new mode of transportation, eco-responsible
Responsible for a quarter of CO2 emissions in the world, the modes of transport continues to increase, pollutant, every day a little more the planet. Their rapid growth leads to an incredible increase in energy expenditure, and an increase in impacts on the environments. To remedy this situation, we live in a development of transport so-called "green" push to change habits. Among these transports, we see since a few years the manufacture of electric bicycles.
The electric bicycles are equipped with electrical assistance, which have multiple advantages : the slopes are very easy to climb, you can carry your children in the back without breaking a sweat, you do not feel any sensation of effort in sports and the maintenance is very inexpensive.
Equipped with a motor and a battery, the electric bike makes it easy to pedal and allows you to ride up to 25 km/h without the slightest effort, thereby pushing users to make a route more far and less tiring. The battery has a battery life of between 50 and 95 km/h according to the manufacturers, but it all depends on your strength of pedaling, your body weight, natural elements (wind, etc.), tires, and the choice of bike (city bicycle, electric or mountain bikes and electric).
The electric bikes have several "levels of support" that you can select on the console attached to the handlebars. City walk to walk around sporting in the mountains, you do not use the same force of pedaling.
State aid : a "bonus bike" for any purchase of an electric bike
In order to promote the electric bicycle and attract new users in favour of this environmentally friendly transportation, the State gives you the benefit of assistance of up to 200€ for any purchase of an electric bike before 31 January 2018. This "bonus bike" has been put in place at national level and for the city bicycle electric, electric bike folding, the cargo bike electric mountain BIKE electric assist. To take advantage of this assistance determined to be 20% of the amount of your purchase, you can just send a letter to the Regional department of the Agency of Services and Payments (ASP) and to provide these following documents :
- Proof of address less than 3 years,
- A copy of your proof of identity,
- A copy of the purchase invoice of the bike.
Revolutionizing the habits of everyday life, the electric bike has changed profoundly in the recreation but also the habits of people visiting the place of work. Drive better, save energy and make a gesture towards the environment.