€7,000 in prize money for innovative projects involving an electrically assisted bicycle and a photovoltaic shelter to protect and recharge it

Check out the Eco Bike Design Contest 2012: “Industry and University united to promote innovation in the sustainable mobility sector through a competition that brings technology and creativity together.”


Solsonica and POLI.design are offering €7,000 in prize money for innovative projects involving an electrically assisted bicycle and a photovoltaic shelter to protect and recharge it.

Deadline: 29th June 2012
Total prize money: 7000 euro
Announcement available on: http://www.ecobikedesign.com/eng.html  

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E-bikes arrive

The 35 e-bikes used in this project have arrived at the University of Brighton. Lloyd Clarkson, the Business Development Manager E-bikes from project partner Raleigh UK Ltd has delivered the bikes to campus.

Frauke Behrendt (Project leader, Senior Lecturer in Media Studies, University of Brighton), and Lloyd Clarkson (Raleigh UK Ltd, Business Development Manager E-bikes) on the delivery day.