Leiria Polytechnic has acquired 220 electric bicycles that will be assigned to its academic community
Following the application submitted to U-Bike Portugal, held in consortium with the Institute of Mobility and Transportation, I.P., Polytechnic of Leiria will assign 220 electric bicycles to its academic community.
All members of the academic community of the Polytechnic of Leiria who study and / or work in the cities of Leiria, Caldas da Rainha, Peniche and Marinha Grande may apply to be assigned a bicycle, provided they are holders of driving licenses, transport users individual motorcyclists on regular trips to and from our campi and commit to ride a minimum of 40km per bike per month (slightly over 1km per day).
Selected users will be given a bike that will be available to them for up to 6 months. Each user must meet the monthly mileage targets and ensure responsible use of the bike, which is the responsibility of the user.
The bicycles acquired have a real-time georeferencing and communication system that will provide the system with the location and kilometers traveled by the bicycle. The registration of the data is completely anonymous and according to the Law.
The bicycles are intended to promote the use of stress-free mobility transportation means and healthy living habits, as well as energy efficiency and rationalization of fossil fuel consumption. The bikes will also reduce the pressure on the use of individual motorized transport on the Polytechnic of Leiria campi.
RIDING YOUR BIKE FOR KNOWLEDGE AND SUSTAINABILITY!
PRESENTATION SESSION | U-BIKE – POLITÉCNICO DE LEIRIA OPERATION
LEIRIA: Auditório 1 – ESTG (Campus 2) – 10h00
CALDAS DA RAINHA: Auditório da ESAD.CR – 10h00
PENICHE: Auditório da ESTM – 15h00
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