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An Electric Skateboard for Commuting?

Positive Future #253 (Feature photo – The Leafboard – Courtesy of Leafboard ) The Leafboard Plus is an electric skateboard that is slated to have a 12.4 mile range on a single charge, an ability to go up to 20 miles per hour and comes with regenerative braking. It will come with a basic price tag of $649. CleanTechnica just published an in-depth review on the new Leafboard plus. One wonders how technologies like the Leafboard will change urban transportation over time. You can read the full story here: https://cleantechnica.com/2018/09/11/leafboard-plus-is-a-compact-electric-skateboard-for-those-on-the-go/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IM-cleantechnica+%28CleanTechnica%29 Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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Are Electric Skateboards a Solution for Urban Congestion?

Positive Future #204 (Feature photo – Electric Skateboards – Public Domain) The evolution of the electric skateboard has been materially defined and developed by a company called Boosted. The CEO – Jeff Russakow – is a Stanford PhD that ended up embracing the development of electric skateboards. Clean Technica writer Kyle Field recently interviewed Russakow. It is interesting to see how a person with passion and vision finds the way to contribute to something useful in our culture. You can read the full story here: https://cleantechnica.com/2018/07/17/the-future-of-light-electric-vehicles-an-interview-with-ceo-of-boosted-jeff-russakow/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IM-cleantechnica+%28CleanTechnica%29 Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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