(NEW YORK) -- Four people were killed and two others remain in critical condition after a fire caused by a lithium-ion battery broke out in an e-bike repair shop and tore through a New York City building overnight, authorities said.Reports of smoke and fire... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Federal lawmakers have reintroduced a bill that would give consumers a tax break on the purchase of a new electric bike.The Electric Bicycle Incentive Kickstart for the Environment (E-BIKE) Act would offer a refundable tax credit amounting to 30% of the e-bike's price,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The story has become a sadly familiar one in New York.A delivery worker finishes a long day, parks their e-bike outside, and leaves its drained battery in their hallway overnight to charge.The battery ignites overnight, spreading with the ferocity of an... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The growing popularity of e-bikes in the United States in recent years has led to a rise in fires and other hazards, local and federal officials are warning.At least 19 people died in the United States in 2022 because of fires or... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The parents of a 12-year-old California girl who died last year after an accident involving an electric bike, or e-bike, say they want to see change.Kaye and Jonathan Steinsapir, the parents of Molly Steinsapir, have filed a lawsuit against Rad Power... Read More.