Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. has started production at its Oppama facility for the all-new 100% electric, zero-emission Nissan LEAF, which is slated to go on sale in December in Japan and the United States, and from early 2011, in select markets in Europe. In Novemb.. more
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
According to the new reward policy newly issued by Japanese government, the subsidy applications of the new energy companies will be accepted from Feb. 12th to Mar. 15th, 2011.
Officials say, the new energy companies, including solar power generation, wind power gener.. more
A consortium of six Japanese companies comprising The Tokyo Electric Power Co., Inc., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc., Toshiba Corporation, Hitachi, Ltd., and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., has established a new off.. more
Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) is opening reservations for the Nissan LEAF zero-emission, all-electric vehicle on May 15 to the general public. The reservation process is a first step in securing a place on the list to purchase or lease a Nissan LEAF.
The development of battery industry first derived from the internal needs of an enterprise. The researcher EnergyTrend cites Japan as an example. In Japan, the battery business plays an important role in a company’s diversification strategy. Furthermore, supplier.. more