Olympia unveil huge 900Wh ‘super battery’ with up to 290km of range | electric bike reviews, buying advice and news

While Shimano recently unveiled their biggest 630Wh e-bike batteries, Italian specialists Cicli Olympia have gone a few steps better by launching a huge 900Wh battery with up to a whopping 290km of range. The PowerNine 900Wh integrates neatly into the downtube of numerous models in Olympia’s 2020 range, and weighs the same as their previous 630Wh batteries.  Shimano unveil […]

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E-bikes could get Britain back to work and cut emissions by 50%, concludes new research | electric bike reviews, buying advice and news

You may have had a good idea this was the case already, but new research from the University of Leeds has found that e-bikes have the capability to slash emissions from transport – and in the context of the current coronavirus pandemic, they could also offer commuters a safe and sustainable route back to work without resorting to […]

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New advice issued to coronavirus visor makers as some designs don’t provide enough protection

Wrexham.com > News Posted: Mon 13th Apr 2020 Updated: Mon 13th Apr Advice has been issued to people making coronavirus visors in North Wales after it was found that some designs do not ‘do not provide the necessary protection’ for health workers. Schools, colleges, businesses, universities […]

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Katarina Johnson-Thompson: IOC advice to continue preparations is impossible

Katarina Johnson-Thompson has questioned the advice that athletes should continue their preparations for Tokyo 2020 "as best they can" as the International Olympic Committee came under fire for insisting that despite the corona virus outbreak Summer remains "fully committed" to keeping the Games. The IOC insisted that it make its plans normal after consulting with […]

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Public warned over fake coronavirus advice circulating online

People are being warned to beware of false guidance about online coronavirus amid tech giants' attempts to tackle misinformation. The Department of Health and Social Care said anonymous reports alleged to be from Stanford Hospital or Japanese physicians who recommend self-tests for Covid-19 by holding their breath are not accurate. It pointed to nhs.uk/coronavirus for […]

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Introducing the Habre Eco Bike: a Nepalese e-cargo machine built from bamboo to beat the climate crisis | electric bike reviews, buying advice and news

In an attempt to combat notoriously poor pollution in and around the Nepalese capital Kathmandu, professor Lance Rake of Kansas University came up with a design for a bamboo e-cargo bike that allows the local population to travel around the city emission-free – and in collaboration with local bamboo builders Abari, the bicycles are now […]

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Eversheds Sutherland’s new law arm dispenses with ‘ego’ to collaborate on LIBOR advice

Konexo works together with Grant Thornton UK and DXC Technology to provide transition advice LIBOR transition to influence legal contracts worth trillions of dollars Shutterstock The new legal department of Eversheds Sutherland, Konexo, is working with accountants Grant Thornton UK and DXC Technology to advise on the City of London's transition to using Interbank Offered […]

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