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Electric MG Dynamo Gets Driven

Autocar recently had the chance to test drive the MG Dynamo at the Silverstone circuit, UK. As it turns out, the Dynamo, which is MG’s version of Chinese parent company SAIC Motor Roewe E50, received a positive opinion. The interior is fine, the exterior look good and acceleration to 31…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 11

image on Newrgy website

Shai Agassi Returns With New Company Newrgy

Shai Agassi, the founder and CEO who was highly successful in raising money, but not so successful in execution at Better Place has found a better place – Newrgy. Newrgy seems to be another start-up.  Its website tells us that company is in “Stealth Mode” and shows some photovoltaic arrays….

2 days ago by Mark Kane 12

Audi A3 e-Tron Battery

3 Post-Vehicle Applications For Automotive Lithium-Ion Batteries

A peer-reviewed Mineta National Transit Research Consortium report, titled Remanufacturing, Repurposing, and Recycling of Post-Vehicle-Application Lithium-Ion Batteries, suggests that there are three reasonable second-life uses for automotive lithium-ion batteries: Remanufacturing for reuse in vehicles by replacing any damaged cells Repurposing by reengineering battery for stationary storage application. Recycling by disassembling…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 7

The QUANT e-Sportlimousine with nanoFLOWCELL® drivetrain concept has been officially approved by TÜV Süd in Munich for use on public roads in Germany and Europe after in-depth inspection. Nunzio La Vecchia, chief technical officer at nanoFLOWCELL AG, and Prof. Jens-Peter Ellermann, chairman of the board of directors at nanoFLOWCELL AG, were handed the official registration plate with number ROD-Q-2014.

QUANT e-Sportlimousine Approved for Use on Public Roads

nanoFLOWCELL, after introducing the QUANT e-Sportlimousine in Geneva a few months ago, made another step by getting approval for use on public roads in Germany and the rest of Europe. This is the first ever  car with flow cells to be allowed to drive on public roads. “The QUANT e-Sportlimousine with…

4 days ago by Mark Kane 7