London, United Kingdom, September 27, 2016 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – Scientists from London based UltraCap Ltd., are in the final stages of developing a 'green' solid state battery for electric vehicles that they claim will be 40 times lighter than current Lithium-Ion batteries. UltraCap founders, Professor Vladimir Krstic and Nico Van Dongen, say their new battery, the… Read More
27 September 2016
Hertz and AccorHotels announce their partnership to enrich the benefits offered by the loyalty program Le Club AccorHotels
26 August 2016
Shanghai, China, August 26, 2016 /ChinaNewswire.com/ – Hertz, a world leading car rental provider, and AccorHotels, the world’s leading hotel operator, have partnered to provide Le Club AccorHotels’ members with special car rental offers, including exclusive benefits, globally. With this partnership, Hertz expands its presence across key global markets. The partner agreement runs until March… Read More
28 January 2016
U.S.-based Tesla is famous for building its cars in the United States, but that may change soon.
06 October 2014
The electric car maker Tesla has entered the Chengdu market and reportedly delivered its products to consumers in the city; meanwhile, it launched its first super charger in Chengdu, which is also the company's 17th in China.
20 January 2014
Telsa knows that even if it can sell its cars in China, nobody will by them if there are no means by which to readily recharge the cars' electric batteries. So the U.S.-based electric vehicle designer and maker is now reportedly preparing for a roll-out of free charging stations in China. Tesla is aiming to […]
04 November 2013
Green technology company BYD has come under intense pressure in California for alleged labor violations in the United States.
26 October 2011
Hong Kong's Environmental Protection Department announced the approval of 13 applications for funding support on the trial of green and innovative transport technologies under the Pilot Green Transport Fund. The government set up the HKD300 million Fund to encourage the public transport sector to test out green and low-carbon transport technologies. The Fund has been […]
20 December 2010
U.S.-based electric car firm Zap is working in Shanghai to develop eco-friendly transportation. Zap has reportedly begun project planning with the government of Shanghai's Yangpu District to develop a Green City Zone in Yangpu's downtown area. Based on a memorandum of understanding partnership agreement signed in San Francisco on November 19, 2010, the project plans […]
19 October 2010
Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation has announced that it will unveil its Roewe 750 hybrid car at the end of 2010. The 1.8L new energy car has a fuel-saving factor of around 20% and is scheduled to hit the market later this year. The Roewe 750 is powered by a lithium-ion battery. In addition, SAIC's Roewe […]
05 November 2009
Hu Maoyuan, the president of Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation, has disclosed to local media that SAIC Group will invest CNY6 billion over the next two years for research and development on new energy vehicles.
At the China Clean Energy International Summit, Hu said that CNY2 billion of the CNY6 billion investment, will be used to set […]