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Nissan and EDF Energy partner to advance low carbon transport

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Nissan will provide EDF Energy with second-life batteries to power the UK’s electricity grid The UK’s largest producer of low-carbon electricity and one of Britain’s leading car manufacturers are joining forces to work together on a number of projects that will support the adoption of electric vehicles and energy generation …

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Nissan strengthens Formula E partnership with stake in e.dams

Nissan strengthens Formula E Partnership with stake in e. dams

Nissan and e.dams have begun testing the all-new Gen2 Formula E car Nissan has strengthened its partnership with e.dams by purchasing a stake in the championship-winning racing organisation, ahead of Nissan’s debut in the ABB FIA Formula E electric street-racing championship. Nissan is joining Formula E as the first Japanese …

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Nissan and EVgo open charging stations between Boston and Washington DC

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The chargers have been prepared for a potential upgrade to a higher output Nissan and EVgo have completed their plan to connect the cities of Boston and Washington DC with a series of nine electric vehicle fast charging stations. The completion of the Northeast fast charging corridor provides a comprehensive …

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Nissan discusses EV adoption with Australian senators

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The senators are investigating the benefits of Australian EV adoption The Nissan Casting Australia Plant (NCAP) in Melbourne, Victoria recently hosted six senators to outline the role NCAP plays in the adoption of electric vehicles at Nissan globally. The senators are members of a committee by the Australian Senate established …

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Dongfeng Nissan begins production of Sylphy Zero Emission electric car

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The Sylphy is Nissan’s first car built in China aimed at Chinese customers The Nissan Sylphy Zero Emission, the first Nissan electric car made for China, has begun rolling off the production line. The start of production by Dongfeng Nissan Passenger Vehicle Co. (Dongfeng Nissan), Nissan’s joint venture with Dongfeng …

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Nissan partners with Brazilian university to study EV batteries

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Nissan Brazil will supply six Nissan LEAF batteries to the university Nissan Brazil and the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC) have signed a memorandum of intent to test solutions and future applications for used electric vehicle batteries. The event to formalise the agreement was held at the UFSC Photovoltaic Laboratory (Centre …

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UK Government and industry invest in propulsion technology

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Innovative low carbon programmes aim to save over 3 million tonnes of CO2 The Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC) has awarded GBP35 million to three UK-based low carbon automotive powertrain projects, potentially creating or safeguarding nearly 1,800 UK jobs. The APC is a joint venture between the UK government and the automotive …

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Ceres wins funding to develop fuel cells with Nissan

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Ceres Power will receive GBP8 million in UK government funding to develop its fuel cells Ceres Power, developer of the solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) technology SteelCell, has entered into a new partnership with Nissan to further develop fuel cell technology for electric vehicle applications. Ceres Power and The Welding …

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