The Internet search engine company Google, now a reputable green icon with its solar powered Mountainview headquarters, last year gave away bicycles to its staff in Europe, Asia and Africa as part of its efforts to reduce the impact of transportation on the environment.
Nearly 2,000 members of Google permanent staff benefited from this scheme that also provided free helmets emblazoned with the famous brand name.
Ah, but does the Google office on Buck Palace Rd in London have cycle storage facilities?
This week is bike week here in the UK, hence a series of bike related posts throughout the week on cycling its relevance to the built environment and to the climate change agenda.
buildings with real cycling facilities?
facilities managers prevent cycles from the building or being locked outside?
construction sites that make it easy to cycle into work?
cities with free cycle facilities?
bike week website
17 Reasons Why Bicycles Are the Most Popular Vehicle in the World Today
Live blog on Lourdes cycle ride