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Factbox: Plans for electric vehicle battery production in Europe

Germany has earmarked 1 billion euros ($1.2 billion) to support a consortium looking to produce electric car battery cells and plans to fund a research facility to develop next-generation solid-state batteries, three sources told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 9th, 2018

VW capable of building 50 million electric vehicles: CEO in Automobilwoche

Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform and battery procurement plans are being readied to handle production of 50 million vehicles, Chief Executive Herbert Diess told German trade publication Automobilwoche......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2018

Volkswagen capable of building 50 million electric vehicles: CEO in Automobilwoche

Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform and battery procurement plans are being readied to handle production of 50 million vehicles, Chief Executive Herbert Diess told German trade publication Automobilwoche......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2018

VW to take on Tesla X in China from 2021 with electric SUV

Volkswagen plans to build a fully electric sports utility vehicle (SUV) for China from 2021, taking on the Chinese market leader Tesla's Model X as the German carmaker ramps up production of zero emissions vehicles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 14th, 2019

Ford Shifts Plans, Will Make Electric Vehicles In Flat Rock, Begin Autonomous Production In 2021

With demand growing for electric cars, Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) said Wednesday it will build its next-generation battery-electric vehicles at its Flat Rock Assembly plant near Detroit, instead of self-driving cars, which read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 20th, 2019

Volkswagen vows to build 22 million e-cars over next decade

German automaker Volkswagen is saying it plans to ramp up its production of electric vehicles over the next ten years to 22 million and reduce its carbon footprint over vehicle life cycles by 30 percent......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 12th, 2019

South Korea"s SK Innovation bets on Europe, China electric vehicle demand

South Korea's SK Innovation , a supplier of electric vehicle (EV) batteries to Daimler and Volkswagen , aims to boost production capacity more than tenfold by 2022, betting on global demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 26th, 2018

Enel-BYD say Chile electric bus roll-out heralds more for region

Europe's biggest utility Enel and Chinese electric vehicle giant BYD on Thursday marked the arrival of 100 electric buses in Chile and said they would work together on similar plans for three other Latin American nations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2018

VW Announces Plans to Get 27 Electric Vehicle Models Into Production by 2022

Volkswagen has announced a major push to manu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 17th, 2018

GM"s Electric Dream in China Suddenly Looks Underpowered

General Motors’ plans to ramp up electric-vehicle production in China were set back after the auto maker determined the Chinese-made batteries it intended to use failed to meet its own performance and safety standards during testing......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 29th, 2018

Panasonic expects Tesla battery biz to contribute to profit as early as October

Panasonic Corp on Tuesday said it expects its battery business with U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla to contribute to profit from the second half of its business year, as production of mass-market Model 3 cars picks up pace......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 31st, 2018

BMW says no change in South Carolina expansion plans

BMW says it will continue plans to add 1,000 jobs in South Carolina, even as it starts production of a new electric vehicle in China. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2018

CATL plans to expand annual battery capacity to 50GWh by 2020

Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL), a China-based maker of Li-ion power batteries used in electric vehicles, plans to expand annual production capacity to 50GWh by 2020, according to the company......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJun 15th, 2018

Porsche to name all-electric model Taycan

STUTTGART (Reuters) - Sport car maker Porsche will name its first all-electric car model the Taycan, it said on Friday, a year before it plans to launch serial production of a vehicle that will compete with Tesla's Model S......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 8th, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Tesla calls in airlift for battery plant

Tesla flew six planes full of robots and equipment from Europe in an unusual, high-stakes effort to speed up battery production for its Model 3 electric sedan, people familiar with the matter told Reuters this week......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 25th, 2018

The uphill road: battery limitations to test China"s electric vehicle ambitions

It took one 330 kilometer trip from Chongqing to Chengdu in his Nio ES8, a seven-seater all-electric SUV, for its owner Wang Haichun to be consumed with buyer's remorse......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 16th, 2019

Daimler to launch electric compact SUV in 2021: CEO

Daimler plans to launch an electric compact sport utility vehicle in 2021 which will be called the Mercedes EQB, the German carmaker's CEO said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

Tesla, Panasonic halt Gigafactory expansion amid sagging vehicle demand: Report

Gigafactory 1 is a hub where Tesla and Panasonic manufacture electric battery packs used in the cars......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 11th, 2019

Electric Vehicle And Battery Metal News (March 2019)

Electric Vehicle And Battery Metal News (March 2019).....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 10th, 2019

Nissan (NSANY) to Introduce First Electric Sedan in China

Infinity brand of Nissan (NSANY) plans to launch the first electric vehicle, which is in sync with its long-run strategy to electrify the product line up on a.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 10th, 2019

Revived automaker considers Missouri for plant making all-electric SUV

Fisker Inc., a Los Angeles-based electric car company, announced plans to build a new manufacturing plant for its forthcoming vehicle, and Missouri is one of 11 states the company is considering for the site.   The news came when the company announc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 10th, 2019