2010-09-30

BYD Breaks Industry Records for Fastest 1M in Vehicle Sales

BYD Co., Ltd held a ceremony in Shenzhen to celebrate two significant milestones; BYD announced it has now sold over 1,000,000 vehicles since its start of auto business only 7 years ago and it also announced the kick-off of the launching tour of its new-energy, dual-m.. more
2010-09-30

Nissan's "Life with EV" wins "Good Design Award 2010 BEST15"

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced that its "holistic approach to promote the adoption of Nissan LEAF electric vehicle and zero-emission mobility" was selected for the "Good Design Award 2010 BEST15" and nominated for "Good Design Gran.. more
2010-09-29

Nissan and NAMCO BANDAI Develop Low-Carbon City Driving Simulator Using Virtual Reality Technology

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc. announced the joint development of a driving simulator through which people can experience the near future of Yokohama City, in virtual reality, where a Smart Grid is in place. The driving simulator r.. more
2010-09-29

China Southern Power Grid and BYD Partner for Grid Energy Storage Solution

BYD signed a contract with China Southern Power Grid (CSPG) for a large-scale, grid-connected, 3MW×4h energy storage station (ESS) after the contract with China’s Electric Power Research Institute (CEPRI) for 1MW energy storage station (.. more
2010-09-28

Amsterdam and Renault-Nissan Alliance Partner for a Zero-Emission Future

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Endesa, Spain's largest electricity supply company, have joined forces to develop a Quick Charging network for electric vehicles. Under a Memorandum of Understanding signed by both parties, Nissan and Endesa have agreed to advan.. more
2010-09-28

Tesla Roadster Roars into the Lion City

Tesla Motors (TSLA), manufacturer of the only highway-capable electric sports car, the Tesla Roadster, announced that sales have commenced in the Republic of Singapore. Tesla will directly sell and service the Roadster through a unique arrangement of wholly-owned o.. more
2010-09-28

GM Extends EV Development with Demo Fleet of Electric Chevrolet Cruzes

General Motors announced a demonstration project to explore market needs and customer acceptance of battery electric vehicles in Korea. The project involves a fleet of electric vehicles based on the successful Chevrolet Cruze. The result of shared development with GM .. more