2013-07-06. In Cargo Delivery, the Three-Wheelers That Could.

posted Jul 7, 2013, 11:11 AM by Alan Gould
For GSS Energy Use chapter 9. Excerpt:  ... a Portland entrepreneur, Franklin Jones, ...helped pioneer the new field of pedal-powered freight delivery. In 2009, Mr. Jones, a former teacher, founded B-Line Sustainable Urban Delivery (http://b-linepdx.com/), a company that delivers produce, baked goods, coffee beans, bike parts and office supplies to restaurants, bike shops and other businesses throughout Portland’s downtown area using electric-assisted tricycles that pull 60-cubic-foot cargo boxes with a 600-pound capacity. .... http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/07/business/in-cargo-delivery-the-three-wheelers-that-could.html. Clare Martin, New York Times.