Category Archives: Green Tuesday

Green Tuesday: Birth of an Xtracycle, Part One

The staff here at Bikecommuters.com strongly advocate bike commuting as one of many ways of reducing our impact on the environment, but we also really encourage utilitarian cycling such as…

Green Tuesday: Clever Campaign To Get People To Go (on a) Green

KHS Bicycles does it again with a clever campaign to get people on bikes. First it was “Gas Sucks Ride a Bike.” Now they have this… Click Here to see…

Green Tuesday: The car greener than the bike?

We got this email from Carolyn Mansfield from the Sierra Club: “I checked out your site and saw your post about environmental issues. I thought you and your readers might…

Green Tuesday: A Simple update

I had my Simple Shoes Eco S for almost a month, so how have they held up to my use (and some abuse)? Since I mostly ride with clipless pedals,…

Green Tuesday: Natural Lube 7A and Chuck Harris mirrors

Nothing annoys me more than a squeaky drivetrain, so when RL gave a bottle of Natural Lube 7A to use on my bike, I was happy. Then he tells me…