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Renault Delivers Kangoo Z.E. To Uruguay And Brazil

Renault recently delivered a fleet of 30 Kangoo Z.E. to Uruguay, which is probably the largest order for Renault’s EV from all of South America. The vehicles will be run by UTE, Uruguay’s generator and distributor of electricity, in the capital Montevideo and elsewhere in the country. “UTE, which generates,…

23 hours ago by Mark Kane 1

The Renault Trucks D all electric

The Electric Renault Truck D On The Streets Of Paris

Paris got a new EV, a big one, as an experimental all-electric Renault Truck D hit the street. This vehicle will be operated by Speed Distribution Logistique for delivering supplies from Guerlain’s distribution center to Maison de Parfums & Cosmétiques boutiques, as part of research into goods transport based on…

3 days ago by Mark Kane 3

Renault Twingo Debut At Geneva 2014

Electric Renault Twingo On Hold, Coming Soon Or Not Planned?

Automotive News Europe is reporting that “Renault has been forced to re-think its ambitious electric vehicle plans.” Chief Performance Officer Jerome Stoll is quoted as stating: “We’re not in a situation where the market has followed our forecasts.” “People haven’t yet reached the point where they feel the need to…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 18

Renault's Lineup Of Pure Electric Cars - No Plug-In Hybrids, Or Even Regular Hybrids To Be Seen...At Least Not Yet

Renault Electric Vehicle Sales Report May 2014

The increase of Renault electric cars sales in France gave us hope that maybe in the whole Europe sales of Renault EVs will have gone up a little bit in May.  But, like in April, Renault EV sales shrunk compared to 2013. After five months, Renault sales fell by approximately…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 6

Renault Inks Battery Deal With LG Chem

Renault Inks Battery Deal With LG Chem

Renault Samsung Motors announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding between Renault and LG Chem to jointly develop next generation lithium-ion battery for electric cars. The main goal is to increase energy density and enable Renault’s EVs to have longer range. Sadly, there are not details on timeframe, range…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 12

Renault Zoe

Renault Zoe Wins 2013 Techie for Best Green Development

The Renault Zoe is a fleet operators dream electric machine. That’s basically what’s being announced here in awarding the Zoe a 2013 Techie award in the category of Best Green Development. The Techies are awards geared fully towards “technological innovation in corporate marketplace, helping fleets operate in a cleaner, more…

11 months ago by Eric Loveday 0

Renault Flins Production Plant

Renault ZOE Electrifies the Flins Factory

Recently, Renault presented a story on Zoe production in Flins, France.  That’s where the flagship of Renault’s electric vehicle range is assembled, together with the New Clio and Clio Collection on the same assembly line. Production of the Zoe in Europe started at the end of 2012 and, by March…

1 year ago by Mark Kane 5