Tag: commuting

Bicycling throughout Europe

Bicycling throughout Europe

| September 29, 2016

The European Commissioner for Transport, Violeta Bulc, visited Copenhagen on September 9th. The purpose of the visit was for Bulc to seek inspiration on how The European Commission can improve the promotion of cycling in Europe. According to the European Commission for Transport, mobility and transport is playing a fundamental role in today’s world. The […]

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The Danish Bicycle Games in Rio de Janeiro

The Danish Bicycle Games in Rio de Janeiro

| September 23, 2016

Parallel to The Olympic Games in Rio, a bicycle initiative took place in the suburbs of Rio de Janeiro. Here the Brazilian bicycle organization, Bike Anjo, had arranged a bicycle workshop with an array of games, ideas, and inspiration. Balder Brøndsted, a representative of the Danish Cyclists´ Federation and VisitDenmark, participated in the workshop, to […]

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CED member receives bicycle award

CED member receives bicycle award

| September 20, 2016

Jan Gehl, architect and owner at Gehl Architects (member of the Cycling Embassy of Denmark), became the recipient of the Peter Elming Initiative award 2016 on September 15th. The award was given to Jan Gehl, due to his lifelong pioneering work developing livable cities – and because Jan Gehl continuously has made cycling central to […]

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The future of the bicycle

The future of the bicycle

| September 7, 2016

Tuesday the 30th of August 2016, politicians, cycling enthusiasts, and specialists were gathered at a national bicycle conference at Christiansborg, hosted by The Social Democrats and the Danish Cyclists´ Federation. The purpose of the conference was to debate the political issues regarding bicycle planning. The focus of the conference was the bicycle culture of the […]

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The Danish National Bicycle Strategy

The Danish National Bicycle Strategy

| November 24, 2015

The idea behind the bicycle strategy is to encourage more people to cycle. By giving new ideas to municipalities and other actors who would like to take part in the green transition and who wish to invest in cycling – making it easier for more people to cycle on an everyday basis.

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School Pupils as Ambassadors of Cycling

School Pupils as Ambassadors of Cycling

| September 22, 2015

With the participation of pupils this project is striving to improve the conditions for cyclists in their daily commute to school. With a strong focus on participatory democracy, the school has derived a comprehensive plan to make the young ones feel safer when biking to school.

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Kofoed & Co

Kofoed & Co

| January 9, 2012

Intelligent communication at eye level Kofoed & Co is a front-runner in the digital world, developing innovative and creative state-of the-art projects, electronic information displays, mobile and interactive solutions. We take pride in exploring the technological limits, pushing the boundaries of technologies in a quest to create optimal solutions, collaborating with the best in the business. Kofoed & […]

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Rush Hour in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

Rush Hour in the Cycling City of Copenhagen

| December 19, 2010

A film about cycle rush hour in Copenhagen. Produced by Copenhagenize Consulting for The City of Copenhagen

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Super highways for cyclists

Super highways for cyclists

| September 2, 2010

Bicycle motorways to encourage people to bike to and from work

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Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

Let’s Reinvent the Wheel for a Change

| July 13, 2010

A publication about the cycling culture in Denmark

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Tax incentives for bike commuting

Tax incentives for bike commuting

| July 12, 2010

Denmark is in many aspects a front-runner when it comes to cycling. Unfortunately, the area of tax incentives for bike commuting is not one of them.

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E-bikes to reduce car trips

E-bikes to reduce car trips

| June 30, 2010

Watch Elsebeth Gedde’s presentation from Meet the Danes at Velo-city Global 2010 on the Municipality of Odense’s E-bike project

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DSB

DSB

| June 8, 2010

Sustainable transportation with public transport and bike door-to-door

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Denmark is biking to work

Denmark is biking to work

| May 17, 2010

About 110,000 Danes from all over the country participates in the month of May in the “Bike to Work”

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Electrify your bike in Odense

Electrify your bike in Odense

| April 14, 2010

In Odense, the conventional bicycle is now being accompanied by the electric bike

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Boosting cycling is win-win

Boosting cycling is win-win

| April 13, 2010 | 0 Comments

“Cycling improves health and the environment but it is not in the DNA of government. It needs to be”

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Andreas Røhl at Wisconsin Bike Summit

Andreas Røhl at Wisconsin Bike Summit

| March 29, 2010 | 1 Comment

Cycling Embassy of Denmark will be represented by Andreas Røhl, head of the City of Copenhagen’s Bicycle Program, at Wisconsin Bike Summit 2010

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Commutes to Work on Electric Bike

Commutes to Work on Electric Bike

| December 11, 2009

From their house in the countryside to their work places in the city, Elsebeth Gedde and her husband both have about 18 kilometers to go.

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A Politician on Two Wheels

A Politician on Two Wheels

| December 11, 2009

“I cycle approximately 10 kilometers on an average day. I ride my bike everywhere unless it’s very far or if the clothes I wear are very unpractical.

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A Cycling Family

A Cycling Family

| December 11, 2009

Maren Uthaugh does not usually go far on her bicycle, but she uses it every day.

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