Posts by Mark Kane

eLion School Bus

eLion School Bus Test Drive – Video

Lion Bus recently released video from tests of its all-electric eLion school bus, which has been under development for several months in Canada. Partners in this project areLion, TM4 (motor and charger), B3CG ( Batteries)  and CNTA (engineering). The 72-seater, with more than 100 kWh battery pack (cells supplied by…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 5

Mahindra Reva e2o

India Aims For 7 Millions EVs On The Road By 2020

According to Daijiworld, India’s government is studying a proposal for creating a robust EV market. The government is considering subsidizing the buying of electric cars, which now are far too expensive for Indian pockets. Details are scarce for now.  However, the new initiative could bring to India up to 7…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 7


Electrovaya Reports Revenue Growth Of 1400 %

Battery manufacturer Electrovaya, supplier of lithium-ion batteries for Dongfeng Motors, announced that revenues in the quarter ending June 30 amounted to $2.131 million. Thanks to a low base, this is 1,400% more than in 2013. Electrovaya seems to ramping-up production after $1.835 million revenues in Q1, however net losses for…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 8