2010-05-17

BYD Hopes to Spark Sales of Electric Car

Chinese carmaker BYD Co kicked off retail sales of its electric-hybrid vehicle, but is banking on the possibility a proposed government subsidy will spark sales of the vehicle in China. The Warren Buffett-backed company launched the new model, the F3DM, at its.. more
2010-05-11

China's BYD to Open Los Angeles Office

BYD America Corp., a division of a China-based company that makes electric cars, solar modules and lithium-ion batteries, says it is planning to open a U.S. headquarters in Los Angeles when it begins importing its plug-in cars to the city near the end of 2010. T.. more
2010-05-10

Daimler AG Will Cooperate with BYD Auto to Establish a Technology Partnership for Electric Vehicles in China

German automaker Daimler AG will soon sign a contract with BYD Auto Company to cooperate on developing electric vehicles, said Dieter Zetsche, board chairman of Daimler AG and CEO of Mercedes-Benz, yesterday. Daimler AG has ratified a memorandum of un.. more
2010-04-02

EnergyTrend: the sky’s the limit for electric cars – in 10 years, these vehicles will become mainstream

BYD China successfully won the favor of investment guru Warren Buffett as he acquired 10 percent equity interest in BYD. This move reflects the growing momentum of electric vehicles.China and the United States have also placed much emphasis on the development of t.. more

 

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