Russia, 2 October 2013
Panasonic Russia presented an innovative project aimed to attract public attention to its Ecological products and technologies. Specialists of the company developed and constructed a charging and parking station for 5 electrically assisted bikes on the territory of "Sochi 2014" representative office in Sochi. The personnel of the Olympic Organizing committee will use them for commuting between the venues.
"Panasonic considers electrically assisted bikes as a good alternative for a car, - says Shigeo Suzuki, the general director of Panasonic Russia. - We hope that having e-bikes SOOC staff will more eagerly switch from driving car to driving bike. There is no more concern in driving bike for big distances or up hills. Even not trained person can easily drive 10-20km without getting tired".
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