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Scoot at Autonomy 2018

October 31st, 2018

Returning for the third year to the Autonomy conference in Paris, Mar Pallas, VP of Europe Market Development, represented Scoot on two panels. (more…)

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Press Release: Scoot Receives Funding from Elemental Excelerator to Expand Technology and Services for Disadvantaged Communities in San Francisco, California

September 26th, 2018

Scoot Networks, the original shared electric mobility provider, announced today that they will receive an investment of up to $750,000 from Elemental Excelerator (EEx), a global infrastructure innovation accelerator, to develop their services for low- to moderate-income (LMI) communities. The investment is being made through the accelerator’s Equity & Access Track, which helps growth-stage startups deliver place-based, community-driven innovation to California’s LMI and disadvantaged communities. (more…)

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Why Barcelona?

June 8th, 2018

This week we launched our first European city in Barcelona, Spain with a multi-modal fleet of 500 shared, high-performance electric scooters, and 1,000 custom, shared electric bicycles. “We are excited to finally bring Scoot to Europe, and to demonstrate how shared electric vehicles are the most valuable and the most scalable form of urban mobility,” says Michael Keating, Scoot CEO and founder. (more…)

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Continued support by SFMTA for Scoot’s parking permit pilot program

May 8th, 2018

On May 1, 2018, the SFMTA Board of Directors met to review the pilot program for a first-ever shared electric vehicle parking permit in San Francisco. An SF Examiner article covering the hearing makes note, that at a time when much controversy “... and ire are publicly hurled at the e-scooters (Bird, Spin), moped company Scoot is quietly working hand-in-hand with The City’s permitting process… The end result? Moped use is booming.” (more…)

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Scoot selected to present at CleanEquity Monaco

April 20th, 2018

Last month, Scoot was invited to present at the 11th annual CleanEquity Monaco conference. Founded by His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco and Mungo Park, Chairman of Innovator Capital, the mission of the conference is to connect next generation cleantech companies with international investors to support growth in sustainable environmental technology. (more…)

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Four Million!

January 12th, 2018

A mere 11 months ago we were raving about a significant milestone for Scoot, 2 million miles. Since then, the number on our virtual odometer has doubled! That's right, today we're celebrating 4 million electric miles traveled! (more…)

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