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BYD T5 (credits to CarNewsChina.com)

BYD T5 Electric Truck Again Spotted In China

Almost a year passed by since we first saw spy shots of the all-electric T5 truck from BYD. It seems that the Chinese company is still working on this project, as a recent report was released with new photos. The only data on range and top speed remains the same at…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 4

Energy storage applications

BYD Batteries Find Home In 4 MW Energy Storage System In Ontario, Canada

Renewable Energy Systems Canada announced final certification of the company’s second energy storage system, Amphora (named after an ancient type of vessel), installed in Central Strathroy, west of London, Ontario. The system, developed by RES Canada for “frequency regulation,” uses 2.6 MWh of BYD America lithium-ion batteries, which indicates that…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 3

jerry brown byd employees

BYD Electric Bus Travels 746 Miles In 24 Hours

The Antelope Valley Transit Authority, the first to received from BYD a California-made electric bus, announced that the vehicle (still in tests) is performing better than advertised. This weekend AVTA and BYD conducted a 24-hour marathon loop from Rosamond to Palmdale a total of 18 times on three shifts (each…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 9

First DENZA Spotted On Streets Of Beijing (credit to China Car Times)

First DENZA EV Spotted On Streets Of Beijing

China Car Times found in Chinese media a photo of DENZA EV on the streets of Beijing close to a flagship DENZA dealership. Our first thought is that DENZA doesn’t look as flashy in the real world as it does on the stage of motor show (check out our first…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 9