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Dott expands e-scooter and e-bike information to more cities in Google Maps

European micromobility operator Dott has announced an expansion of the e-bike and e-scooter information available in Google Maps. Dott’s shared e-bikes and e-scooters are now available through Google Maps in more cities across France, Italy, Spain, Finland, and Belgium and recently launched in new countries such as Sweden, Israel and …

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Dott sees 85% increase in new riders so far in 2022 

Micromobility provider Dott said it has seen a rapid increase in the number of new e-bike and e-scooter riders so far this year.  The Dutch shared transport operator said that the driver behind the surge has been new riders, with an 85% increase in first-time users in the first quarter …

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Dott launches e-bikes in London 

Micromobility provider Dott has launched its brand new e-bikes in London, with machines now available in Hammersmith and Fulham. More than 250 bikes will be in operation in the area, as Dott expands its offering in the capital, as e-scooters are already available in London.  Duncan Robertson, general manager UK …

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‘Looking towards the next generation of battery technology’

Laura Hensel, Sustainability Manager, Dott Batteries are a big challenge in our industry. They are made of finite resources, repairing is often impossible due to the protective design, and they are very difficult to recycle.  At Dott, as we work towards our mission to free our cities with clean rides …

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London’s e-scooter trial exceeds half a million trips

TfL and e-scooter operators Dott, Lime and Tier have released new data that shows the progress of the capital’s trial, with more than 585,000 trips now made, covering a total of 1.6 million kilometres. Around 180,000 people have used the scheme to date and the most rides by a single …

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Dott raises additional $70 million in Series B funding round

Shared transport operator Dott has raised an additional $70 million in its Series B funding, bringing the total raised to $150 million this round. Founded in 2018, Dott now operates in 36 cities and nine countries across Europe, including a fleet of e-scooters and e-bikes in London.  After announcing $85 …

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London e-scooter operators unveil  plans for new ‘universal sound’ to alert pedestrians of approach 

London e-scooter operators have combined efforts to develop a new ‘universal sound,’ which alerts pedestrians to approaching scooters.  With the help of researchers from University College London, the universal sound will eventually be installed on Tier, Lime and Dott shared machines in the hopes of improving safety for pedestrians, particularly …

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E-scooter platform Dott reveals huge growth

The e-scooter platform Dott has revealed its huge growth in London and across Europe in 2021. Based in Amsterdam in the Netherlands, Dott reported 130% more trips last year when compared with 2020, including an 80% jump in trips in September alone as commuters returned to offices across Europe. Dott …

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Dott completes trial with See.Sense to find road safety risks

Dott has completed a trial with cycling technology firm See.Sense to show how its e-scooters can be used to improve road safety for all micromobility users. A number of Dott’s scooters were fitted with sensors from See.Sense, which monitored rider behaviour on the vehicles for a period of ten weeks. …

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E-scooter rides rise in first week of ULEZ expansion

The first week of the Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) expansion saw more Londoners making sustainable transport choices, with the capital’s e-scooter providers Dott, Lime and TIER recording up to a 30% increase in new riders when compared to the previous week. The providers also saw an increase of just …

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