BICIKLETA QË DO TË BËJ MË TË BUKUR TIRANËN
WHAT IS ECOVOLIS? is a program which aims to promote ecological transport using bicycle, giving our city more clean air, adding a civic European practice which helps the economic, social and environmental of our community.
Our mission is to offer a new and innovative service for the community of Tirana using ecological transportation by bicycle.
Why this initiative? Expansion of the bicycle community has been proved as the most efficient way to reduce air pollution, improve the physical health of citizens and reduce costs from taxes and inflated budgets of municipalities for roads and parking.
Fast Practical Economic Environmental Social Healthy
HOW DOES ECOVOLIS WORKS ? is the bicycle hire system. The stations are placed in different points of the country, to make possible that Members take the bicycle at one station and return it at the nearest bicycle station of their destination. On our website www.ecovolis.com you will find the updated map of the number of bicycle stations and the location of the bicycle stations.
Map of bike lanes
Map of stations
HOW TO USE ECOVOLIS
REGISTER CHOOSE YOUR BICYCLE CYCLE RETURN IT AT YOUR NEAREST STATION
Eco Bicycle Shop Card
ECOVOLIS MEMBERSHIP CARD You have the opportunity to register and have the Ecovolis one year membership card, which gives you the opportunity to cycle for free the first thirty minutes each time you use the service and other benefits for which you may refer to our webpage: www.ecovolis.com You may register: • at any Ecovolis station • on our webpage www.ecovolis.com • at Eco Bicycle Shop Stacioni Ecovolis
Eco Bicycle Shop
ECOVOLIS SUBSCRIPTION You may subscribe at Ecovolis using Ecovolis Membership Card. Make the payment based on the duration of your subscription, at one of the bicycle stations or at Eco Bicycle Shop. You have the possibility to choose from three kinds of subscriptions: 1 day 1 month 1 year
100 lekë 900 lekë 3900 lekë
WHERE ARE THE BICYCLE STATIONS?
Ish Blloku Bicycle station will be open and offer the service for the citizens 24/7
Entrance of Artificial Lake Park
At the Artificial Lake Park
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ECOVOLIS? •
is fast and practical
is environmental friendly
is suitable for every citizen
soon one station in every 300 meters
free the first 30 minutes for members
Financing Model of Ecovolis Service 5%
Municipality of Tirana sales Eco Bicycle Shop
user payment Ecovolis donations from foundations payment of membership payment of subscription partner in kind (bicycles)
volunteers (human resource)
WHO ARE ECOVOLIS PARTNERS? SOROS FOUNDATION – www.soros.al MUNICIPALITY OD TIRANA: www.tirana.gov.al PEDAL FOR PROGRESS – www.p4p.org
ECO BICYCLE SHOP – www.ecovolis.org PROGRAM OF STIMULATING SOCIAL ALTERNATIVE- www.pass-al.org
Successful cases BARCLAY’S, LONDON
•Sponsorship 25 million £ •5000 bicycle •330 bike stations
•Sponsorship 115 million $ for 10 years •Employed 285 people •17.000 bicycle •1229 bike stations
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