Does GreenTRIP certification really help cycling?

Architects I speak to are always positive about cycling. But when budgets are tight, and every other stakeholder, except the bike lobby group, is in their ear, where’s the incentive to design around bike use? Really, […]

Making building codes more bicycle friendly

Green building certification instruments, take no real account of associated energy used bringing people to and from buildings. Buildings that are out of reach of bike paths or public transport, still get their LEED certification if […]

Buildings for bikes, like you won't find in Holland.

In deference to my helpful comrade @amsterdamized, the word “Holland” has been replaced with “The Netherlands”. I do hope he’s not pulling my leg. Dutch cycling is wonderful, an inspiration, and if I could wrangle it, […]

Revolutionising the front rooms of our houses

There is something about this architecture racket, that compels we victims of it, to remodel every house we ever live in. Stage 2 of the Dr. Behooving family home project, is about to get underway. Now […]

My Tacx Virtual Reality home cycling addiction

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_3ucGQbos0&feature=related Before resorting to a glass of whiskey each evening, I have been clipping into a bike in my bedroom, and losing myself in one of a number of virtual bicycling paradises. They came with the […]