What can we do with the air pollution in London ?
Air pollution in London causes 9500+ premature deaths in London per year due to the high level of NO2 in the air. Diesel vehicles are the main cause
WHO :13% of vehicles in London are vans and most of them are diesel
WHY : Its easy entry and the job market is growing due to the gig economy
HOW COME : E-commerce contributes a big part into this with now 28% of UK sales are online
Peloton = A sustainable delivery service startup that helps reduce demand for vans in London, thus cutting NO2 emissions from van.
characteristics of peloton :
Humanised : Deliver to people with flexibility
Collaborative : Peloton means a group of cyclist that takes care of each other. Telematics is used for peer-sourced route planning
Sustainable : Electric cargo bikes are used for the last mile of delivery