Category Archives: Health and Fitness

Working Bikes

What a treat to come across these folks at Christianiabikes.  I am thrilled to promote them here. They have oodles of designs for bikes from child transport to transport of goods and a bike that sets up as a display. … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to you all! Greetings from the Pedalgreen Team. I hope you are enjoying a white, but green Christmas by pedal powering your Christmas tree, saving on your power bill and that you burned enough calories to really enjoy … Continue reading

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Bicycle Wheel Art

Bicycle art may not be generating electricity yet, but it sure is a creative way to have messy fun. Check more out here at

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Pedal Power and Last of the Summer Wine

What silly fun with pedal power on the show, Last of the Summer Wine. A pedal powered drill was put to use, or at least was attempted to be used, with the usual hilarious results of the show, ensuing.

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Solar Bike Paths Are Here!

No longer just a dream, but solar roads are here starting with solar bike paths replacing pavement in the Netherlands. A 70-metre section of this solar road can supply enough electrical energy for 2 homes. Kudos to Solaroad for making … Continue reading

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It’s Time for Pedal Power

According to Thy Dinh, Senior Research Associate of a Conference Board of Canada research project ,”There is an urgent need to support Canadians in adopting healthier lifestyles and create a national culture of wellness.” “Canadians are not any healthier than … Continue reading

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Energy Dashboards in Halifax Schools

Way to go Prince Andrew High School and the Halifax School Board for beginning the installation of power monitoring systems to show the consumption of energy. For us visual learners, the television type monitor easily shows how much water is … Continue reading

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