With project funding coming to an end, Germany‘s central web portal on cycling and mobility www.nrvp.de will no longer be updated. The existing pages will remain available until early 2022. Some key content will be transferred to a new web portal of the new federal Road Traffic Academy that is...
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Cycling Portal at Difu to terminate
1. August 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Survey by the TÜV Association
According to the survey, as many as 13 percent of all respondents have consciously decided not to own a car in order to make their mobility sustainable and climate-friendly. There are major differences between urban and rural areas: in large cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants, 21 percent...
22. June 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
CycleDataHub, Snuffelfiets, SmartHelm
Within the framework of the EU-funded project BITS - Bicycles and Intelligent Transport Systems, the student project group Bicycle Data of the University of Oldenburg and other European actors presented the state of research, in connection with this among others the projects "SmartHelm", "Sniffer-...
16. May 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland, Europa / EU
41 percent pedelec share, around 9,000 employees
The bicycle market in Austria had a volume of around 496,000 bicycles (+13 percent) in 2020, including more than 200,000 e-bikes. In 2020, bicycle sales generated just under EUR 878 million (+26 percent). E-bikes turned over 613 million EUR, which is about 70 percent of total sales.
12. May 2021 | Nachrichten > Oesterreich
European Mobility Week Award 2020
In the final of the European Union Mobility Award, Mönchengladbach beats Granada (Spain) and Sofia (Bulgaria) in the category for municipalities with more than 100,000 inhabitants. In the category for small municipalities, the municipality of Lilienthal (near Bremen) beats Bruck an der Leitha (...
19. April 2021 | Nachrichten > Niedersachsen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Europa / EU
Automatic and manual counts in 2020
The results report of the bicycle counters for 2020 shows a significant increase in cycling traffic in Berlin, which also continued during the pandemic restrictions. Compared to the previous year, the bicycle traffic volume at the automatic bicycle counters has thus increased by around 14 percent.
26. March 2021 | Nachrichten > Berlin
Figures - Data - Facts on the German Bicycle and E-Bike Market 2020
The total turnover of the bicycle industry in 2020 was around 10 billion euros. In 2020, 5.04 million bicycles/e-bikes were sold in Germany for 6.44 billion euros, which corresponds to a sales increase of 61 percent. The market share of electric bicycles in the total bicycle market increased to...
11. March 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
281,000 employees generate more than 37.7 billion euros
The bicycle as an economic factor: Current study by the Wuppertal Institute examines the bicycle industry in Germany
11. February 2021 | Nachrichten > Deutschland
Pandemic further strengthens the trend of recent years
In 2020, a total of 14,212,358 bicycle movements were measured at twelve permanent counting stations, which is around eleven percent more than in the previous year and a new all-time record.
11. February 2021 | Nachrichten > Nordrhein-Westfalen
The trend towards climate-friendly mobility in Vienna continues. In 2020, cycling increased by twelve percent compared to the year before
22. January 2021 | Nachrichten > Oesterreich