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Published on May 12th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan


75% of Traffic on Market Street in San Francisco Bikes on National Bike to Work Day

May 12th, 2012 by

This is a pretty astounding stat from this year’s National Bike to Work Day — 75% of traffic on San Francisco’s Market Street was bikes that day, according to a traffic count from San Francisco’s organizers. Here’s a graphic from the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition:

The League of American Bicyclists has a whole host of another summaries from Bike to Work Day if you are interested. And the last one is another fun gem from MSNBC:

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is the director of CleanTechnica, the most popular cleantech-focused website in the world, and Planetsave, a world-leading green and science news site. He has been covering green news of various sorts since 2008, and he has been especially focused on solar energy, electric vehicles, and wind energy since 2009. Aside from his work on CleanTechnica and Planetsave, he's the founder and director of Solar Love, EV Obsession, and Bikocity. To connect with Zach on some of your favorite social networks, go to and click on the relevant buttons.

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