The Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance announced today that it invested in Enevate, a battery startup that is claiming breakthroughs including “5-minute fast charging” and “high energy density”. expand full story
Nissan Stories Yesterday
Nissan Stories September 14
Nissan has released more information and pricing today for the 2019 LEAF in the US.
The Japanese automaker said that a “longer-range version will be available in the future”, but it didn’t release any more information about it. expand full story
Nissan Stories September 6
Nissan and EVgo are today launching their new east coast fast-charging route along the I-95 enabling EV drivers to travel between Washington D.C. and Boston. expand full story
Nissan Stories August 14
If you have been following Electrek for a while now, you know that we are jealous of the Chinese people because they are getting all the EVs.
Now Nissan’s Dongfeng Motor Chinese joint-venture (DFL) is announcing a new “green vehicle plan” which includes 20 new ‘electrified’ vehicles. expand full story
Nissan Stories August 3
Nissan wants to ramp up its electrification effort, but it doesn’t want to make its own batteries anymore.
It had a lot of difficulties getting rid of its battery manufacturing subsidiary, but they have now finally found a buyer. expand full story
Nissan Stories July 25
We are starting to see a few companies looking to enter the camper and motorhome segments with all-electric options.
Nissan is now testing the waters by unveiling an all-electric camper based on the e-NV200 van to be released in Spain. expand full story
Nissan Stories July 19
Nissan and Nismo, the automaker’s motorsports and in-house tuning division, have been teasing making a version of the new Leaf for a while and it’s now finally happening.
The Japanese automaker has announced the official debut and the start of sales of the new Leaf Nismo by the end of the month. expand full story
Nissan Stories July 9
Nissan has been trying to get rid of Automotive Energy Supply Corporation (AESC), its battery cell subsidiary, for a long time.
Nissan Stories July 6
When Nissan released the next-generation last year, many were disappointed that it didn’t feature the long-anticipated bigger 60 kWh battery pack and quicker fast-charging technology.
Over the last few months, we learned that the updated powertrain is actually coming with the 2019 version of the Leaf.
Now we see the upcoming new electric vehicle leaked in a new fast-charging test by a charging station manufacturer. expand full story
Nissan Stories June 29
Electric vehicle battery packs are becoming increasingly popular for stationary energy storage projects.
In the latest, Nissan Leaf battery packs are now powering a new large energy storage system at the Johan Cruijff Arena. expand full story