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What next in the renewable energy market?

It used to be that gas was seen as an eternal source of power. Then, people realised how the Saudi oil resources were not infinite, and would soon run out. This in part led to the environmental movement, looking for green, renewable alternatives. But since then, other sources have emerged. From the Canadian tar sands to the oil shale in North Dakota, more gas and

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Railway Station set to become bicycle station

A disused building close to the Grimsby Town Railway Station, will be the home of a new facility which will give visitors and commuters a secure place to leave their bicycles. The facility will be monitored, and can only be accesses using high-technology electronic keys.

The facility, aptly named the Cycle Hub, will offer repairs, maintenance, servicing, and training with respect to bicycles. Commuters will

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London cycling award nominees

In just two weeks more than 2,500 nominations have been received for the London Cycling Awards and they, in turn, have now been looked through and have now been cut down to a shortlist of just three in each category. The impressive shortlist includes household name Bradley Wiggins the Olympian and Tour De France winner, a brand new British clothing company, Vulpine and cycling commissioner

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Rushmere retail park invests in charging points for electric and hybrid vehicles

The shopping centre and retail park Rushmere is investing in brand new charging points for its clientele that drive hybrid and electric vehicles. The park understands the increased up-take of this green technology is due to the much lower charges for upkeep and maintenance, thus the increased demand.

These charging stations for electric cars can be identifiable through bright-coloured marking in white as well as

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UK’s First Bicycle Leasing Company Reaches 1,000 Bike Milestone

The UK’s first bicycle leasing company has confirmed new manufacturer deals with BH Bikes, Forme and Hersh. Despite only launching in 2011, Bike Leasing Company (www.bikeleasingcompany.com), which helps make high-value mountain, cyclocross, and road bikes more affordable, has already established a portfolio of over 1,000 bikes.

The latest agreements have helped the business reach the 1000 milestone with more manufacturers expected to follow.

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Super secure cycle storage courtesy of Trimetals

Protect A Cycle Pro

Trimetals, the specialists in storage solutions, have launched the ultimate high security storage facility for cycles with their new product ‘Protect a Cycle Pro’. This is the first product of this type to be awarded both levels one and two security ratings from the Loss Prevention Certification Board as well as being given prestigious approval by Design Initiative, which is

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Eco-friendly play things to get kids off their gadgets

These days, where it seems like computer technology is overtaking humans, it’s nice to be able to step back and embrace the simple joys of life. Even children nowadays expect to have their own gadgets to play with, but is it even necessary for children to already own a mobile phone or a mini computer in order for them to enjoy themselves? There are many

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English cyclists set to benefit from improved road safety

English cyclists set to benefit from improved road safetyCycling in England,

Cycling enthusiasts in England are set to reap the benefits of safer roads thanks to a cash injection of £40m which is earmarked to improve safety at dangerous junctions and road. The announcement was made by Norman Baker the Transport Minister.

The money is being made available to improve both the layout and

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