Ford and Centerpoint Energy Team Up To Prepare Houston Area for Electric Vehicles

Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) and CenterPoint Energy, Inc.’s (NYSE: CNP), electric transmission and distribution subsidiary announced a collaboration to help prepare the Houston area for the operation of electric vehicles. Ford and CenterPoint Ener.. more

Nissan and Sumitomo Establish Joint Research Company for Promotion of '4R Energy' Business

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Sumitomo Corporation announced that a new joint-venture company was established on September 14th. The company will conduct research on the second-life use of lithium-ion batteries that have been used previously in electric cars. Naming .. more

Helsinki Ev Motor Show 2010: Think Announces New Sales Operation in Finland with Production Partner Valmet Automotive

Scandinavian electric vehicle (EV) maker, THINK, announces its entry into the Finnish market, with the immediate start of sales at Helsinki EV Motor Show 2010. Exhibiting at the Helsinki show for the second time, THINK and Valmet Automotive have developed .. more

Azure Dynamics and Ford Motor Company Tap Xcel Energy for Elite Lead Customer Program

Xcel Energy and a coalition of its customers have been selected to be among the first in the country to receive the all-electric Ford Transit Connect Electric commercial van. Azure Dynamics Corp., a hybrid electric and electric power train innovator for the commercial tr.. more

Siemens Aspires will be the First Industrial Enterprise with an Environmentally Friendly Supply Chain

Siemens is investing around up to €100 million until the end of 2012 to make its factories greener. The company is currently analyzing the environmental performance and energy efficiency of its some 300 most important sites worldwide. The goal is to reduce energy and CO.. more

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and Nissan Motor Company Seal Zero-Emission Mobility Partnership

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to promote zero-emission mobility in the Kingdom, heralding the first partnership of its kind in the Arab region. The MOU was signed by His Excellency Haze.. more

Tesla Roadster Approved for Clean Cash Rebate Program in Japan

Tesla Motors (TSLA), manufacturer of the only highway-capable electric performance vehicle, the Tesla Roadster, announced that the Roadster has been approved for the Japanese government’s Clean Energy Cash Rebate Program. The Clean Energy Cash Rebate P.. more