Category Archives: EV

CATL’s EV Battery Swap Business Enters Operation with Aiways as Its First Client and Harmontronics as Equipment Provider

published: 2022-05-16 9:30 | editor | category: News
CATL formally launched its EV battery swap business EVOGO this April 18. Earlier this January, CATL said that it will establish pilot sites for battery swap across 10 Chinese cities this year. Now, the company has set a more ambitious target of raising the number of cities under EVOGO’s coverage from the current four to 30 by the end of 2022.  ...  more

Foxconn Talks about Apple Car for the First Time; Young Liu: All Efforts Put towards New Processes

published: 2022-05-12 9:30 | editor | category: News
Foxconn hosted an online investor conference today, where Chairman Young Liu commented on the deployment progress of EVs. Liu mentioned how the company has completed three major agreements with Lordstown, with electric pick-ups being produced starting from the third quarter, and also talked about Apple Car for the first time. Despite no details on specific clients, Liu commented that Foxconn will make sure to fulfill the desired processes of auto manufacturers, as long as the clients bring it up. ...  more

Foxconn Completes Lordstown Plant Purchase Agreement! For First EV Manufacturing Base in North America

published: 2022-05-12 9:30 | editor | category: News
Foxconn and Lordstown Motors, a commercial electric light truck supplier, announced today that the two parties have officially completed the signing of an OEM manufacturing agreement and a joint venture development agreement, officially acquiring Foxconn’s first electric vehicle manufacturing base in North Americ and finalizing Lordstown to become Foxconni's first mass-produced commercial vehicle customer. ...  more

Graphene to Replace Lead-Acid Batteries! ITRI Released First Supercapacitor Carrier in Taiwan

published: 2022-05-11 9:30 | editor | category: News
The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) announced today that it has joined hands with domestic manufacturers and released the first supercapacitor carrier in Taiwan that replaces lead-acid batteries with graphene, which drastically reduces 90% of charging time for electric carriers, as well as elevates 30% of carrying capacity, and overcomes insufficient horsepower on slopes. The carrier is regarded as a revolutionary green energy solution, and has now hit the road at the Xiluo fruit and vegetable market. ...  more

EV Need Information Security Too, Trend Micro Establishes Vehicle Information Security Company VicOne

published: 2022-05-11 9:30 | editor | category: News
Trend Micro, a leader in network security solutions, announced in early May the establishment of VicOne, a new vehicle information security company which focuses on assisting the electric vehicle industry in building information security protection and will also fully assist Taiwan's electric vehicle supply chain partners to pass vehicle information security standards required by international car manufacturers, strengthen global competitiveness, and work together to gain a place in the future car market. ...  more

How to Beat Tesla? GM CEO: Cheaper EVs

published: 2022-05-07 9:30 | editor | category: News
Tesla presents both an opportunity and a challenge for traditional auto manufacturers that are undergoing an EV transformation. Various manufacturers have been attempting to enlarge their competitive advantages in EVs from different angles, and for the hundred-year-old car maker General Motors (GM), the target is to produce EVs that are more affordable. ...  more