Renault Spy Scandal Update: Prosecutor Begins Inquiries

Renault Spy Scandal Update: Prosecutor Begins Inquiries

2011 has been touted as the year when electric cars will well and truly break into the public consciousness. Unfortunately for Renault, the story making all the headlines so far hasn't been the launch of one of its upcoming Z.E. models, but the news of industrial espionage and selling technical... read more

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Renault Twizy Concept

Europe's First iAd With 2012 Renault Twizy Electric Car

If there's one gadget that seems to go hand in hand with electric cars, it's Apple's iPhone. We've seen apps that allow you to place reservations and even customise your... read more December 3, 2010 by 

Renault Kangoo Express Z.E. electric van

2011 Renault Kangoo Express Z.E: Value For Money EV Van

Renault may not have much of an impact to U.S. motorists, but thanks to their partnership with Nissan, they have a large part to play in the future of electric vehicles. The... read more September 23, 2010 by  2

Renault Fluence ZE production electric sedan

Nissan, Infiniti To Look To Renault For Sports, Luxury EVs?

With Nissan busy working on bringing the 2011 Leaf to the market you think they'd have their hands full with EV development right now. Despite this, both Nissan and luxury... read more July 22, 2010 by 

Nissan President and Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn

Nissan Posts Q1 Losses, Confident of Future Leaf Success.

Nissan Motor Company, the maker of the 2011 Leaf EV, posted today a net loss of $125 million for the first quarter of 2010 and a $45.8 million profit for the full fiscal year... read more May 12, 2010 by 

Renault EV Concepts

Report: Launching Renault EVs With Better Place in Denmark

Living in Denmark, I was recently able to sign up for a Renault Fluence Electric Vehicle, and was subsequently assigned # 25 on the waiting list. I also arranged an interview... read more April 28, 2010 by  3

2010 Smart fortwo Passion Coupe

Green Car Megadeal: Renault-Nissan-Daimler Could Save Smart

This morning's deal bringing Daimler AG into the Renault-Nissan alliance has lots of interesting details--but first and foremost, it could be what Smart needs to survive in... read more April 7, 2010 by 

2011 Nissan Leaf prototype

Including 2011 LEAF, Nissan Has Fourth EV In The Works

Leave it to economies of scale. If Nissan is moving to mass production with one vehicle, and designing its own proprietary battery systems, it makes sense to put it into as... read more December 14, 2009 by 

Nissan LEAF

Will 20,000 U.S. Buyers Order 2012 Nissan Leafs Within A Year?

The 2012 Nissan Leaf hatchback, the first all-electric car from a major manufacturer to be offered in the U.S. since GM's late lamented EV1 two-seater a decade ago, won't go... read more October 1, 2009 by  2

Renault Fluence EZ concept, 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show

Driving Electric To Cost No More Than Using Gas, Says Better Place

Driving a mile on electricity always costs less than using gasoline for the same mile. Now Better Place, the consortium wiring Israel with electric-car recharging stations... read more September 28, 2009 by  1

Renault EV Concepts

Frankfurt: Ah, the French! Renault's 4 Electric Car Concepts

French carmaker Renault, whose partner Nissan recently unveiled its 2012 Nissan Leaf compact electric hatchback, showed no fewer than four separate electric-car concepts at... read more September 15, 2009 by 

Mercedes-Benz E-Cell Plus extended-range electric car, Frankfurt Motor Show, 2009

GreenCarReports: 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show Coverage

It's time: the 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show is upon us, and High Gear Media is live at the biggest, hottest Messe in the world to bring you the latest on green cars, diesels... read more September 14, 2009 by 

Renault Twingo ZE EV

Claymation: Renault Twingo ZE Electric Car In The Buff

Last week we reported that Renault planned to unveil three new electric vehicles at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Today, some Wallace and Gromit style images purporting to be one... read more June 22, 2009 by  1

Better Place battery-swap demonstration

Better Place Video Showing EV Battery-Pack Quick Swap: We're Not Convinced

Today, the venture-funded Better Place consortium released a video showing one component of their project: a two-minute automated swap of the battery pack in an electric car... read more May 13, 2009 by  5

AeroVironment Logo

Nissan and AeroVironment Charging the Nation's Capital

Nissan is leaving no stone unturned in its relentless pursuit of zero-emission partnerships. The electric energy experts at AeroVironment, and the District of Columbia (D.C.)... read more May 12, 2009 by 

Nissan Cube EV Prototype - AutoWeek

Surprise! Another Zero Emissions Partnership for Nissan

There are three constants in life: death, taxes, and Nissan's periodic announcement of another zero-emission partnership. This time, the Renault-Nissan Alliance is working... read more May 2, 2009 by 


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