European Bike-Sharing: how to move forward

  • Posted on 30th November 2017
European Bike-Sharing: how to move forward

Over the past six months, brightly coloured bikes have appeared across European cities as bike-sharing, and in particular dockless bike-sharing, has featured with ever growing prominence in public debates. Key to this discussion is the regulatory grey zone for dockless bike-sharing operators, and the response to this new disruptive sector from authorities. An encouraging message that Inline Policy heard at…

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Dockless Bike-Sharing: the next regulatory quagmire

  • Posted on 15th August 2017
Dockless Bike-Sharing: the next regulatory quagmire

This summer, Londoners will have noticed the addition of new bicycles parked in various locations across Britain’s capital. Closer inspection of these bikes reveals that they are ‘oBikes’ – a bicycle which you can unlock with an app on your phone and use at very little cost, without the need to park at docking stations. This is the premise of…

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