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VULE Partagé electric van-sharing trial launches in Paris

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The PSA and Renault-backed program will be tested by small, central businesses Over the past 12 months, the Parisian government has taken a number of tough stances on air pollution. One of the more notable of these was the legislation in June of last year barring any car built before 1997 from entering the …

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Renault launches open-source Twizy EV

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Based on its Twizy model, Renault has developed POM, a compact and lightweight electric vehicle with bodywork parts removed and an open-source automotive platform. Available to start-ups, independent laboratories, private customers and researchers, it allows third parties to copy and modify existing software to create a totally customisable electric vehicle. …

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States challenge EU plans to independently check vehicle emissions

VW press conference in response to the so-called "Dieselgate" emissions scandal.

Individual countries are reluctant to penalise domestic automakers despite EU regulations Governments around Europe are not supportive of the EU’s plans to independently check vehicle emissions, in spite of the fact that manufacturers have been shown to regularly cheat tests. A report in the Guardian this week claims to have …

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Connected Energy and Renault to Collaborate on Energy Storage and EV Charging Technology

Read the full press release below: Renault and Connected Energy are partnering to develop sustainable and efficient ways of using electric vehicle batteries at the end of their useable in-vehicle life in order to supply innovative and more affordable vehicle charging solutions. At the end of their useful in-vehicle life, …

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Renault-Nissan Alliance Electric Vehicle Fleet Covers 175,000 Zero-Emission km During COP21

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Read the full press release below: Fleet of 200 electric vehicles saves 18 tons of CO2  from being emitted into the air during two-week global summit Fleet represents the world’s largest EV fleet ever provided for an international conference Renault and Nissan employees volunteered as drivers for the fleet, which …

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