Posts Tagged germany

Mercedes-Benz To Add Battery Production To Untertürkheim Plant

Mercedes-Benz has announced that its 110 year-old Untertürkheim plant in Germany will be expanded to now also handle battery production for upcoming EQ electric cars. Untertürkheim will be the fourth plant in Daimler’s group to produce battery packs after, two found in Kamenz and one in Beijing. Beside supplying batteries…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 13

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While German Automakers Colluded, Tesla Pursued Clean Energy

WHILE TESLA PURSUED CLEAN ENERGY, GERMAN AUTOMAKERS COLLUDED TO CHEAT ON EMISSIONS TESTS The dirty diesel debacle has entered a new chapter. All five of the the major German automakers are now under investigation by European and US authorities, accused of participating in a cartel that thwarted competition and stifled…

1 month ago by EVANNEX 29

France Isn’t The Only Country Looking To Ban Gas And Diesel

THESE ARE THE COUNTRIES LOOKING TO BAN ALL VEHICLES RUN ON GAS OR DIESEL More countries are embracing an electric vehicle future. “We are announcing an end to the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040,” said Nicolas Hulot, France’s new ecology minister, adding that the move was a “veritable revolution”. Now, it…

1 month ago by EVANNEX 25