Coaster Cycles Joins CALSTART as First Electric Cargo Bike Member
Accelerating Growth of the Clean Transportation Technology Industry for a Better, More Prosperous World
Coaster Cycles, an eco-friendly mobility products company, is pleased to announce its partnership with CALSTART, a national nonprofit consortium that works with industry, government and organizational innovators to accelerate the growth of the global clean transportation sector. Coaster and CALSTART are working to expand zero-emission mobility with the aim of creating and growing new and better products and services that move goods and people without increasing congestion or pollution.
“Coaster is the first member of the organization that manufactures electric cargo bikes,” said Ben Morris, Founder and CEO for Coaster Cycles. “We are excited to provide eco-friendly, innovative, and exciting mobility options.”
“Coaster Cycles shows that two or three wheels can be a better, more cost-effective way to get people and things to where they need to be,” said Ryan Schuchard, Director of Innovative Mobility for CALSTART. “Their vehicles are astoundingly carbon-efficient. We are eager to work with Coaster to turn electric-assisted pedal-power into a real workhorse for the public and for industry.”
Coaster Cycles’ mission is to inspire communities and brands to move, connect and deliver with the world around them. Coaster manufactures eco-friendly mobility products that provide transportation, delivery, and branding services for a range of clients, including Fortune 500s, governments, universities, events, and resorts. Proudly made in the USA, Coaster operates a 23,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Missoula, MT. The company also operates fleets in Boston and San Francisco.
CALSTART partners with 220+ member companies and agency innovators to build a prosperous, efficient and clean high-tech transportation industry. It connects technology firms, transit operators, vehicle manufacturers, research institutions, fleets, government agencies and others while offering customized services, information and programming. CALSTART is changing transportation for good.