With China boasting the first city to have a public transport system running entirely on electricity, Berlin might be leading the e-mobility charge in Germany but worldwide it's lagging behind. We investigate the big e-buzz. Read more


In the German papers this week: an anti-gentrification protest to save Aldi, e-raids on e-scooters, SUV accident debate, panda name controversy and more! Read more

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Charging e-scooters sounds like a good way to make some extra cash, we spoke to one insider to find out what the job's really like. Read more


Six e-facts about the new go-to transport for Berliners, from their role in women's emancipation, to whether they're really safer than bikes and if they are really an eco-friendly option. Read more

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Enjoyed by many, despised by more and vilified by local media, e-scooters were the topic that dominated politics, news and Späti discussions this summer. Now with thousands of e-scooters on Berlin streets, here's how it all began. Read more

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The e-scooter revolution has landed in Berlin. With Lime clocking up 1M rides in just 11 weeks, Circ extending its reach and Voi set to unveil a second model, we decided to put Berlin's e-scooter brands to the test. Read more

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Love the convenience of hopping on an e-scooter? Well it could land you on the wrong side of the law. With a lot of confusion about what the regulations are, we collect the five golden rules to scoot by to stay safe - and avoid a fine! Read more

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In the German papers this week: over-worked Berliners, e-scooter protests, new holiday for cyclists, showers for the homeless and more! Read more

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Berlin is scooting towards the e-revolution – or is it? EXB investigates how the "Verkehrswende" is coming along. Also in this issue: e-scooters tested, the local skating scene revisited and September's book, film and art fests previewed! Out now! Read more

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