More Ways to Go Electric
Programs Available for Electric Bikes, Scooters, Mopeds, and Motorcycles
Electric Ride (E-Ride) Rebates Available
Austin Energy electric customers are eligible for qualifying rebates for individual and fleet E-Ride purchases.
Electric Ride Options
Speeds on two-wheel electric vehicles can range from 10 mph to over 50 mph. How these two-wheel electric vehicles are powered can vary:
- All vehicles are powered with an electric motor.
- Some vehicles use a combination of human and electric power.
- Some vehicles, like the motorcycle, use only electric power.
Where to Purchase E-Rides
All qualifying two-wheel vehicle purchases must be made through an Austin Energy-approved dealership to qualify for a rebate. Participating dealers carry a variety of makes and models.
No bike? No problem. Try a MetroBike and enjoy a smooth ride around town for short trips without buying a bike.
Get quick tips on:
- Where to find the bikes.
- How to use them safely (video).
- How to check them out for a fun ride (video).
Learn more about Austin Energy’s work with CapMetro’s MetroBikes
Are you a resident of the Housing Authority of the City of Austin? See how you can get a MetroBike annual pass and access MetroBike stations close to home (video)
Take a ride on pedicabs that have been outfitted with motors that help the drivers pedal up steep hills and travel longer distances.