|NISSAN UNVEILS WORLD'S FIRST SOLID-OXIDE FUEL CELL VEHICLE|
|Cruising range of 600km-plus for zero-emission bio-ethanol fuel-cell model
YOKOHAMA, Japan – In Brazil today, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today revealed the world's first Solid Oxide Fuel-Cell (SOFC)-powered prototype vehicle that runs on bio-ethanol electric power.
Nissan president and CEO Carlos Ghosn said: 'The e-Bio Fuel-Cell offers eco-friendly transportation and creates opportunities for regional energy production…all the while supporting the existing infrastructure. In the future,...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN ANNOUNCES DEVELOPMENT OF THE WORLD'S FIRST SOFC-POWERED VEHICLE SYSTEM THAT RUNS ON BIO-ETHANOL ELECTRIC POWER|
|YOKOHAMA, Japan (June 14, 2016) – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. announced today that it is currently researching and developing a Solid Oxide Fuel-Cell (SOFC)-powered system that runs on bio-ethanol electric power. The new system—a world first for automotive use—features an e-Bio Fuel-Cell with an SOFC power generator. SOFC is a fuel cell utilizing the reaction of multiple fuels, including ethanol and natural gas, with oxygen to produce electricity with high efficiency.
About e-Bio Fuel-Ce...[Read more...]|
|BMW: PAVING THE WAY FOR A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE|
|◾The new BMW 330e and BMW 225xe Plug-in-Hybrid Electric Vehicles.
◾BMW Light and Charge technology provides a cutting-edge charging solution.
◾£40 million to boost green cars across the UK.
◾Hydrogen fuel cell technology offering long range, short refuelling times and zero emissions.
◾DriveNow and Moovit team up for enhanced journey flexibility.
The BMW Group has long been at the forefront of technological development. From boosting engine performance through recent innovations such as th...[Read more...]|
|WHAT'S NEXT? GM PREDICTS JOBS OF THE FUTURE|
|Top 10 jobs of the future that will drive exciting technologies
DETROIT – As smartphones get more sophisticated, watches connect us to the world and our homes grow more automated, cars will advance in ways customers cannot imagine. Already, people are developing and bringing products to the mainstream that we don't even know we want.
What will be the jobs that bring the technology that improves our lives to market?
'In the automotive industry we have the opportunity...[Read more...]|
|Toyota Fuel Cell Vehicle and Lexus Line Up Ready For Celebrity Close Up|
|TORRANCE, Calif. (Oct. 16, 2014) – On the green carpet, automotive history will be made. Toyota and Lexus are again presenting sponsors at the 24th annual Environmental Media Awards on Oct. 18, at which one bidder will win the Toyota Fuel Cell Vehicle (FCV). Toyota is the first major auto manufacturer to give away a fuel cell vehicle to an individual owner.
Hosted by the Environmental Media Association (EMA), the awards honor individuals within the entertainment industry for efforts...[Read more...]|