Research Rest-Stop | Bike your way to a better economy.
September 14, 2011
Every Wednesday, the Mayor’s Office of Transportation and Utilities (MOTU) highlights some interesting research related to or highlights innovations in transportation, sustainability or energy. Today we look at research out of Copenhagen, Denmark where nearly 50% of its residents’ bike. According to Copenhagen’s own city council, the bike industry generates over 1 billion kroner in economic activity a year, supporting over 600 jobs. In other words, pushing pedals pushes dollars.