A unique 30-day ‘try before you buy’ electric vehicle loan scheme
piloted by the Nottingham ULEV Experience project and financed through
Nottingham City Council’s Go Ultra Low funding has the potential to act
as a blueprint for other UK cities that are considering Clean Air Zones.
Toyota Motor Corporation and NTT Corporation announced that they entered
into a memorandum of understanding concerning a business and capital
alliance upon approving a resolution at meetings of their respective
Board of Directors.
Lilium, the Munich-based aviation company developing an all-electric,
vertical take-off and landing aircraft for regional air mobility,
announced the completion of an internal funding round worth more than
Loop Energy, a leading provider of fuel cell electric range extenders
for medium and heavy-duty transport applications, announced that the
company has received an additional cash investment from Cummins Inc
LILEE Systems, the leading provider of self-driving technologies and
system integrations, announced its partnership with the Tainan City
Government to launch the city’s first revenue-generating self-driving
British Luxury carmaker, Jaguar Land Rover, is planning to convert its
historic Castle Bromwich plant into a specialised centre for
manufacturing electric vehicles, if recent media reports are to be
As a response to the growing time and cost pressures facing vehicle
manufacturers seeking to develop latest generation automotive
electrification technologies, MAHLE Powertrain has opened a new,
dedicated facility for the extensive testing of battery modules.
ADASKY, a leading developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art thermal
sensing technology for advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS),
autonomous vehicles (AV) and smart city applications, won a strategic
contract to supply its thermal cameras for an autonomous vehicle.
Gotcha Mobility, LLC, a subsidiary of Last Mile Holdings Ltd. (MILE),
announced that it will be offering its electric vehicles to local
restaurants and merchants in an effort to help meet the demand for
delivered products such as takeout meals and groceries.
Toyota Motor Corporation and Hino Motors, Ltd. have agreed to jointly
develop a heavy-duty fuel cell truck, and to proceed with initiatives
toward its practical use through verification tests and other means.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. has signed a €300 million ($321 million)
five- year loan with the European Investment Bank (EIB) to support
specific investments to be implemented by FCA during 2019-2021.