Posts Tagged Nissan

Nissan LEAF Taxi

Nissan LEAF Taxis On The Rise In Europe

According to Nissan, it’s the world leader in the electrified taxi segment, with the UK leading the way among countries worldwide. As Nissan states: “The UK was Nissan’s biggest market for worldwide electric taxi sales in the previous financial year, with 78 of the company’s zero-emission models (LEAF and e-NV200)…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 11

Maybe Its The Unique Domestic Color Palette That Makes The Nissan LEAF So Popular In Its Home Market?

Nissan Appoints Its First Chief Sustainability Officer – Duties Include Charging Infrastructure Promotion

Nissan has announced the appointment of its first-ever chief sustainability officer, Senior Vice President Hitoshi Kawaguchi. Kawaguchi will report directly to Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn. Listed among Kawaguchi’s duties is charging infrastructure promotion. We’re sure that Kawaguchi will play an important role in Nissan’s various zero-emissions program, but the brief press release doesn’t provide…

1 week ago by Inside EVs Staff 12

Nissan electrifies European automotive sector with 50,000th Nissan LEAF produced in the UK

Nissan Celebrates 50,000th LEAF Produced In UK

Nissan has reached a milestone of 50,000 LEAFs produced in its European plant in Sunderland, UK. The Japanese manufacturer has produced LEAFs locally in UK for the European market (and for a handful of other places worldwide)  since 2013, alongside other conventional models. To date, 2010 Nissan has sold nearly 220,000 LEAFs…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 7

Autonomous Nissan LEAF prototype

Nissan Presents The Future Of Piloted Driving In The LEAF, Coming Soon – Video

Nissan for several years now has been developing autonomous driving technologies, with a goal to introduce truly autonomous driving by 2020. While assisted driving (that requires driver attention), is soon to be introduced on more and more models, full autonomous transportation would free up the driver to do something else while behind the wheel – like “help the…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 12

Nissan LEAF sales in Japan – March 2016

Nissan LEAF Sales In Japan Up 31% To 1,614 In March

Nissan LEAF sales in Japan reached a still impressive 1,614 units in March, after surging to over 2,500 and 2,800 in previous months as a result of the larger battery capacity (30 kWh) version’s introduction in its home market. Year-over-year in March stood at 31%, helping to push the overall first quarter tally to a record…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 7

2016 Nissan LEAF | LEAF Powers A Concert

Nissan LEAF Powers A Concert Using V2H (CHAdeMO) – Video

Nissan recently conducted its first public demonstration of LEAF V2H in North America, powering the music equipment of a party. A special charger/inverter is connected to the Nissan LEAF battery pack using the CHAdeMO DC charging inlet, converting the DC power to AC power for electric appliances. V2H can not only be used to…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 31