24 Jan '12, 10pm

Bike the Nation : Miami-Dade County Pt.1 and Pt.2

Bike the Nation : Miami-Dade County Pt.1 and Pt.2

We cover all kinds of alternative energy and transportation on Gas2.org- but, quite honestly, when you talk about clean, sustainable personal transportation nothing beats simple, human-powered bicycles. According to U.S. Census estimates, about half of all Americans live within five miles of their workplace. Those who decided to bike those 5 miles every day rather than driving an average car could reduce total household emissions by six percent - impressive for a relatively minor tweak. So how many of us are riding bikes? Just as recently as 2010, 39.3 million Americans age seven and older were estimated to have ridden a bicycle six times or more in a year (according to the National Sporting Goods Association). This was up about 3% from 2009 . And while we don’t know exactly how often those folks rode on errands or to work, we do know that Americans don’t commute by bicycl...

Full article: http://gas2.org/2012/01/24/bike-the-nation-miami-dade-cou...

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