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Hyundai and Kia invest US$300 million in India’s largest mobility service provider Ola

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Ola will use the investment to transform itself into a smart mobility solutions provider Hyundai Motor Group and Ola – one of the world’s largest ride-hailing platforms – have announced a strategic partnership under which Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) and Kia Motors Corporation (Kia) will make their biggest combined investment to …

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SolarEdge to enter e-mobility market with acquisition of SMRE

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SolarEdge’s renewable energy technology will synergise with SMRE’s EV business SolarEdge Technologies, a global leader in smart energy, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SMRE. Headquartered in Italy, SMRE provides innovative integrated powertrain technology and electronics for electric vehicles. SMRE has three business units: e-mobility, automated production machines …

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Opel Engineering Centre to receive over 160 charging stations for EV research

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Opel will use the chargers to develop an optimised intelligent charging system The Engineering Centre at Opel’s company headquarters in Rüsselsheim will become a laboratory for electric-mobility. Together with Kassel University, along with charging infrastructure specialists FLAVIA IT and PLUG’n CHARGE, the carmaker will conduct research into the ideal setup …

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Groupe Renault unveils France’s first Smart Island on Belle-Île-En-Mer

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Belle-Île-en-Mer residents can hire Renault ZOE and Kangoo ZE EVs Groupe Renault has unveiled a brand new joint project known as FlexMob’île, in association with its partners, the Belle-Île-en-Mer Community of Communes, Morbihan Energies, Les Cars Bleus and Enedis. The aim of this smart electric ecosystem is to facilitate the …

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Ample receives funding to roll out EV tech

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Ample will receive US$31 million for its EV charging solution Ample, a technology company focused on solving the energy delivery challenge for electric vehicles, has received US$31 million of financing. Ample, based in San Francisco, aims to utilise autonomous robotics and smart-battery technology to improve EV performance. Ample has created …

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Daimler, enercity use Smart batteries for grid storage

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Mercedes-Benz Energy and enercity have started up one of the biggest grid-connected battery storage systems in Europe Following a year of construction, Daimler’s battery-focused subsidiary Mercedes-Benz Energy and German utility enercity have switched on a unique battery storage system. Dubbed a “living replacement parts store”, the system uses 1,800 of …

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