Gogoro to Launch Smartscooters in Taiwan for the First Time

Gogoro, the new electrical vehicle (EV) brand invested by HTC CEO Cher Wang and Ruentex Financial Group CEO Samuel Yin, will go on sale for the first time this summer in Taipei and New Taipei City of Taiwan. Gogoro was found .. more

XALT Energy to Supply Lithium Battery to Chinese Bus Manufacturer, HK Group

XALT Energy, LLC (XALT), a developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries, has signed a global exclusive agreement, valued at more than US$1 billion, with Hybrid Kinetic Group "HK Group" of China for the supply of its Lithium Titanate (LT.. more

Nissan LEAF Battery Achieves 99.99% Five-year Reliability in Europe

Five years and more than 35,000 European sales since the launch of its all-electric LEAF, proprietary data released by Nissan for the first time shows that 99.99% of its battery units remain entirely fit for purpose. The failure rate of the ba.. more

Honda Extends Its Fit EV Services by Lease Programs and Partnership with SolarCity

Honda is extending the reach of its efficient and fun-to-drive all-electric Fit EV through new lease programs for both existing and prospective Fit EV customers. For current, eligible Fit EV customers, Honda is offering a two-year lease ex.. more

Freudenberg-NOK and US DOE to Initiative Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

In addition to the two plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) charging stations already located at its headquarters, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies will be installing four more as part of the Workplace Charging Challenge Pledge created by .. more

Infineon Announces 650V IGBTs with Highest Efficiency for Fast Switching in Electric and Hybrid Vehicles

Infineon Technologies AG has announced a family of robust 650V IGBTs that can deliver highest efficiency in fast switching automotive applications. The AEC-Q-qualified TRENCHSTOP™5 AUTO IGBTs will reduce power losses and improve reliability i.. more

Delta Awarded DOE Grant to Develop a High-efficiency Compact GaN-based On-board Charger for Plug-in Electric Vehicles

Delta Products Corporation (DPC), a Delta Group company headquartered in Fremont, CA, announce their participation in a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) $3.0 million award for the development of a h.. more