Tag Archives: China

China Revs Up Green Car Industry with Fresh Subsidies

published 2010 年 07 月 09 日 15:42 | editor | category News
Sixteen Chinese car firms, including high-profile plug-in electric hybrid manufacturer BYD, were approved for generous new subsidies as part of a government programme designed to drive adoption of greener vehicles. An announce...  more

China Steps Up Wind Power

published 2010 年 07 月 05 日 15:21 | editor | category News
China's wind power generation capacity is expected to grow 36 percent year on year by the end of this year, ranking it No. 2 in the world, Zhang Guobao, vice minister of the National Development and Reform Commission, t...  more

BYD E6 Electric Taxi Fleet Takes to the Roads in China

published 2010 年 05 月 27 日 14:14 | editor | category News
Just a few days ago, BYD launched 40 E6 taxis in the Chinese city of Shenzhen. These vehicles are believed to be the first electric taxis to take to the roads in China. They may just be some lowly taxis, but it's a star...  more

China: BYD to Sell Electric Car F3DM

published 2010 年 05 月 19 日 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

BYD Hopes to Spark Sales of Electric Car

published 2010 年 05 月 17 日 15:08 | editor | category News
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 launche...  more

China's BYD to Open Los Angeles Office

published 2010 年 05 月 11 日 14:42 | editor | category News
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 t...  more