A knee-jerk analysis would say yes – you are exchanging a CO2 free bike for gas guzzler – therefore, it has be greener from a carbon emissions point of view. However, based on the city government’s numbers, few Bicing members are actually switching their car for a bicycle – in most cases they would of been just taking other forms of public transportation or walking, which means negligible carbon savings.
Thursday, 9 December 2010
The DGDW Blog: How Green is Bike Sharing?
The DGDW Blog: How Green is Bike Sharing? :