Groupe Renault and Jiangling Motors Corporation Group (JMCG) announced
the official establishment of their joint venture to further promote the
development of the EV industry in China, following a first agreement on
December 20, 2018.
Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Limited (CATL) and Toyota Motor
Corporation (Toyota) announced that they have entered into a
comprehensive partnership agreement for the stable supply and further
development of New Energy Vehicle (NEV) batteries.
Eyesight Technologies, a leading provider of edge-based computer vision
AI solutions for the in-car automotive industry, announced a partnership
with a well known, publicly-traded Chinese Tier 1 to bring DriverSense,
Eyesight’s Driver Monitoring System, to Automakers in the Chinese
Mobility Open Blockchain Initiative’s member-led Vehicle Identification
Working Group created and launched the industry’s first VID standard
incorporating blockchain technology into a digital vehicle
Hubject, a globally recognised leader in simplifying electric vehicle
charging with eRoaming and innovative infrastructure technology and
processes, announced its partnership with IoTecha, a company
specialising in providing software and hardware solutions to support EV
Enel X, the Enel Group’s advanced energy services business line,
launched its new electric mobility unit in North America by integrating
the company’s US-based electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions
subsidiary, formerly known as eMotorWerks, into the Enel X brand.
Jaguar Land Rover has received a £500 million ($621 million) loan
guarantee from the UK government, after Theresa May hosted automotive
industry heads at 10 Downing Street in her final days as Prime Minister.
Vakrangee has decided to set-up the Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging
Infrastructure facility through Nextgen Vakrangee Kendra Outlets.
Vakrangee has 3,504 Nextgen Vakrangee Kendra’s spread across 19 states,
366 districts and 2,186 postal codes.
The parent company of Indian automaker, Tata Motors, is all set to open a
battery manufacturing unit to further its EV activities in the country.
To be located at the Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) in
Western state of Gujarat, the plant will be built with an investment of
INR40 billion ($600 million).
Kalray, a pioneer in processors for new intelligent systems, and eSOL, a
leading developer of real-time embedded software solutions, announced
the availability of eSOL’s eMCOS POSIX Real Time Operating System (RTOS)
on Kalray’s MPPA intelligent processor to address growing and demanding
needs for performance, safety and security of Automotive, Industrial
and Medical Markets. This support extends the already existing eMCOS
Core profile that has been available for several years on the MPPA
Hyundai’s lifestyle SUV Kona Hybrid can now be ordered in Germany with a
staring price of €26,900 ($30,397) with deliveries beginning in autumn
this year. The Hyundai Kona also offers other drive variants such as
gasoline, diesel, as well as battery electric variant.