Velodyne Lidar, Inc. announced Mathew Rekow as its new Chief Technology
Officer (CTO). Rekow assumes the CTO role following Anand Gopalan, who
was recently named Velodyne’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Toyota Motor Corporation announced that it has developed an Acceleration
Suppression Function that used big data collected from connected cars
to help identify abnormal operation of the accelerator and control
Royal Mail Group Ltd. (RMG), the owner of one of Europe’s largest
fleets, has signed a deal with EDF in the UK, the UK’s leading low
carbon energy producer, to deliver electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure.
Didi Chuxing, the world’s leading mobile transportation platform, will
launch Latin America’s first shared electric vehicle (EV) fleet through
its app in Mexico, as the company further invests in sustainable
transportation innovations in the region.
Renault is giving the new Mégane the benefit of the 160hp E-TECH Plug-in
rechargeable hybrid engine. It benefits from a new technology that
focuses on energy recovery and is directly inspired by our Formula 1
Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL), a joint venture under
Ministry of Power has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), one of the largest engineering
and manufacturing enterprises in India to set up a network of Public
Charging Infrastructure for electric mobility at various highways across
Southern California-based luxury electric vehicle automaker and
high-tech incubator Karma Automotive unveiled its new dedicated design
studio at its global headquarters in Irvine, Calif., before a group of
local stakeholders, business leaders, and employees.
Alexander Dennis Limited (ADL), a subsidiary of NFI Group Inc. (NFI),
one of the world’s largest independent global bus manufacturers,
announced that it has signed a framework agreement with the Republic of
Ireland’s National Transport Authority (NTA) for the delivery of up to
600 Enviro400ER double deck hybrid buses, capable of running in zero
emission mode for at least 2.5 kilometres.
The first all-electric sports car from Porsche can be painstakingly
hand-finished with high-quality components and special equipment
packages for the exterior and interior to achieve an even higher degree
Didi Chuxing and its driver-partners started serving the city of Wuhan
through two special fleets after the city halted normal public transit
and ride-hailing services on January 24th in response to the spread of
the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
During French President Emmanuel Macron’s visit to the Saft Nersac plant
near Angoulême, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region, Total, through its
affiliate Saft, and PSA with Opel, announced their plan to combine their
know-how to develop EV battery manufacturing activity in Europe. To
that end, the partners intend to establish a joint venture named
Automotive Cell Company (ACC).