AKASOL commissioned Manz AG, a global high-tech production equipment
manufacturing company, to supply fully automated production lines for
high-energy battery modules for the Gigafactory 1 at the new Darmstadt
Prakriti E- Mobility has signed an agreement with India’s leading
integrated power utility Tata Power to provide state of the art charging
infrastructure to support Prakriti’s EV Taxi fleet in Delhi NCR.
Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. announced that it has begun accepting orders for a
high-performance electric motor prototype that is capable of producing
the industry-leading high power density for automobiles and other types
Nexus Vehicle Rental the UK’s leading tech-driven business mobility
provider, has launched a new dedicated electric vehicle (EV) online
rental platform for business use as part of its revamped IRIS V5 rental
Wiltshire-based bus operator Salisbury Reds, part of the Go South Coast
group of companies, has put into service its first pure electric, 100%
emissions-free buses; three BYD ADL Enviro200EV single decks.
Telenav, Inc., a leading provider of connected-car and location-based
services, announced it is supplying the connected-navigation software
and services for the infotainment system of the 2021 Cadillac Escalade
luxury SUV. The collaboration is part of Telenav’s ongoing strategic
relationship with GM as the navigation software provider.
Jörg Sommer, CEO of StreetScooter GmbH headquartered in Aachen, Germany,
is leaving the company to pursue new opportunities. His departure,
which is effective immediately, is by mutual agreement and on the best
During a visit to Kaiserslautern, Germany, Federal Minister of Economics
Peter Altmaier, Prime Minister Malu Dreyer and Minister of Economics
Dr. Volker Wissing emphasised the strategic importance of the planned
battery cell plant for Rhineland-Palatinate.
The 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) organised a conference bringing
together EU representatives and the connected automotive ecosystem to
the heart of Europe, to officialise its public-private partnerships with
several European authorities.
Chargetrip, the world’s
Platform for EVs (Electric
raises a late-seed investment round led by Norwegian Impact investment firm
funding is coming from Total Carbon Neutrality Ventures, APX (Axel
Springer & Porsche) and private Impact investors from the Netherlands and
Glencore has signed a five year agreement with Samsung SDI for the
supply of cobalt hydroxide. Under the terms of this supply contract,
Glencore will provide up to 21,000 tonnes of cobalt contained in cobalt
hydroxide between 2020 and 2024.
FCA is taking its forward-thinking global telematics programme to the
next level with the integration of IDEMIA’s eSIM (DAKOTA) and
Subscription Manager platform (Smart Connect). These groundbreaking
services, already operational, are enabling each day FCA to optimise