|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...]|
|Toyota Still Most Valuable Auto Brand on Interbrand's 2014 Best Global Brands Report|
| ||• Toyota Climbs to No. 8 on Interbrand's 2014 'Best Global Brands' with 20 Percent Brand Value Growth |
October 09, 2014
Interbrand interview with TMS VP Jack Hollis
TORRANCE, Calif. Oct. 9, 2014 – Playful campaigns, commitment to women leaders and its zero-emission 'Car of the Future' Fuel Cell Vehicle are just a few of the reasons Interbrand ranked Toyota the 8th most valuable global brand in its annual report. Up from No. 10 in 2013, Toyota's brand value increased by 2...[Read more...]
|NISSAN TECHNICAL CENTER R&D CELEBRATES 25TH ANNIVERSARY AND CONTINUED GROWTH|
|FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. - Nissan Americas is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Farmington Hills-based North American Technical Center. The original Plymouth, Mich.-based facility, originally known as Nissan Research and Development (NRD), was relocated to Farmington Hills in 1998 and renamed Nissan Technical Center North America, Inc. (NTCNA) in 2000 and currently serves as the main campus of Nissan Motor Company's Research and Development (R&D) arm in North America. Today, the faci...[Read more...]|