Category Archives: News

Chinese Cities to Set Up Electric Charging Stations

published: 2010-05-20 14:58 | editor | category: News
As China slowly positions itself as the world leader in electric car production, they are also working on the necessary infrastructure to charge its electric car stock as it becomes more and more popular in the PRC. The Cha...  more

Zytek Develop All-New Electric Vehicle Powertrain

published: 2010-05-19 14:37 | editor | category: News
An all-new Electric Vehicle powertrain is being developed by Zytek Automotive, a UK technology specialist with more production EV experience than any other company worldwide. Building on the knowledge gained from more than 15 ye...  more

Carnegie Mellon, Nissan Team Up for Electric Vehicles

published: 2010-05-19 14:27 | editor | category: News
Students at Carnegie Mellon University spent the spring semester exploring the future of electric vehicles through a partnership with Nissan North America (NNA). The class is a cross-campus collaboration among faculty and resea...  more

China: BYD to Sell Electric Car F3DM

published: 2010-05-19 14:23 | editor | category: News
The F3DM is a range extended electric vehicle, meaning it has a completely electric drivetrain and a gasoline engine is only incorporated as a generator to charge the battery.  BYD claims their Dual Mode is different from a...  more

Beijing, Shanghai Private Clean Cars to Get Rebates

published: 2010-05-18 15:26 | editor | category: News
Chinese car buyers in Beijing and Shanghai will soon get handouts from the government if they pick green vehicles, the Shanghai Securities News said on Friday. Residents in Shenzhen, Changchun and Chongqing will also be eligibl...  more

Fisker Automotive Launches North American Retail Tour

published: 2010-05-18 15:11 | editor | category: News
American green-car maker Fisker Automotive will be launching a North American tour to introduce the Karma premium plug-in hybrid to local markets and support the company’s new retail network. Scheduled to kick off Tuesday...  more