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Sevcon awarded EV inverter contract

Sevcon controller.

UK-headquartered electrification firm will develop an inverter for use in EV drivetrain Electrification services firm Sevcon has been contracted by an undisclosed Sino/European manufacturer of EVs for an on-road development & production program. UK-headquartered Sevcon had been working with the customer throughout 2016 to help optimize the drivetrain for the …

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China issues list of subsidy-approved EVs

BYD e6 - By anthonares http://www.flickr.com/photos/anthonares/4300253787/sizes/o/, CC BY-SA 2.0,

China has published a list of EV models which are approved to receive state subsidies, including those using batteries made by South Korean firms batteries China has released a new list of recommended clean energy vehicles. This would allow 185 car models to get government subsidies. Cheating in the government …

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BYD becomes third-largest EV manufacturer in the world

California Governor Jerry Brown at BYD's Lancaster factory. Source: BYD

Chinese company closes in on Tesla and sets sights on US market Chinese automaker BYD has overtaken Mitsubishi to become the third-largest EV manufacturer in the world. With 161,000 total sales including hybrids, it now trails only the Renault-Nissan Alliance (369,000 sales) and Tesla Motors (164,000 sales). In fact, it …

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Air Products signs NICE MOU for hydrogen refuelling in China

AP and NICE representatives sign the MOU, October 13.

Air Products and Beijing-based clean energy institute to explore hydrogen refuelling infrastructure Air Products and the National Institute of Clean-and-Low-Carbon Energy (NICE) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that outlays a collaborative effort to potentially work together on hydrogen fuelling projects in China. The MOU was signed …

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