Nissan plant in Sunderland secures continued survival

The future of the British Nissan plant in Sunderland is secure in the long term due to the trade agreement reached between the UK and the EU. In return, the Japanese automaker is even investing in the English site. As the BBC reports, citing Nissan COO Ashwani Gupta, the carmaker now assesses the Brexit deal […]

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Nissan reveals e-NV200 Winter Camper Concept

Nissan has presented the e-NV200 Winter Camper Concept, a study optimised for off-road conditions based on the familiar electric van. The offroad-ready one-off is intended to inspire a “sustainable spirit of adventure”. Nissan explains that high-quality off-road tires and increased ground clearance provide traction in snow, mud and ice. The on-board 220-volt power supply draws […]

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Nissan details Qashqai e-Power technology

Nissan provides some technical data on the Qashqai e-Power, two months after first announcing the hybrid vehicle to come to Europe. The e-power system combines a 140 kW electric motor and 1.5-litre gasoline engine that drives the power generator for charging the battery. The gasoline engine has an output of around 115 kW. Thanks to […]

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Nissan, E.ON Drive and Imperial College highlight the carbon saving and economic benefits of V2G technology

A White Paper published this week – the result of a major collaboration involving carmaker Nissan, E.ON Drive and Imperial College London – explores how the bi-directional charging capability of electric vehicles could contribute to lower e…