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    Official: Electrovaya's new li-ion batteries are safer, less prone to fire risk

    Electrovaya, the Canadian lithium-ion battery maker, is ready to go full speed ahead on battery production after cutting its output and improving its technology. The company, which is launching its SuperPolymer 2.0, specifically says the new battery is less prone to fire risk because of, among ...

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    Hero Electric to launch Electrovaya-powered Zion, Optima Plus scooters in Canada

    Hero Electric, one of India's leading manufacturers of two-wheeled electric vehicles, showcased its battery-powered Zion and Optima Plus scooters at the Toronto International Spring Motorcycle Show this past weekend. With over 300 sales and service outlets across India, Hero Electric is a ...

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    Electrovaya delivers li-ion batteries to undisclosed U.S. automaker for PHEV

    For more than a year, Canada-based lithium-ion battery manufacturer Electrovaya has worked with Dodge on its prototype plug-in hybrid Ram truck project. The plug-in pickup, which uses Electrovaya's 12-kWh lithium-ion "SuperPolymer" battery, is expected to hit fleets by the end of summer ...

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    Electrovaya launches scalable lithium-ion energy storage system

    Electrovaya, a developer of lithium-ion battery systems, has announced the launch of a product line targeted at solving the energy storage challenges that utilities are faced with today. Electrovaya's Lithium-Ion Battery Energy Storage System (LIBESS), a smart grid-capable unit, stores excess ...

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    Electrovaya receives $5M grant from Canadian goverment for PHEV Dodge Ram project

    The development of the plug-in hybrid Dodge Ram has flown under the radar lately, but we've managed to uncover an update or two within the past year. Dodge's secretive nature regarding the PHEV Ram has left us wishing for more details, but we'll have to make do with what we can get for now... and ...

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    Challenge Bibendum: Exxon sees "big gains" in efficiency on the Road to 2030

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    Unsurprisingly, all of the highlights Exxon displayed in its sign about "Improving Energy Efficiency For Today's Consumer" at the Challenge Bibendum in Rio de Janiero, Brazil last week were small improvements related to ...

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    Electrovaya providing batteries for Dodge Ram PHEV program

    Battery manufacturer Electrovaya has begun shipping lithium ion battery packs to Chrysler for its test fleet of plug-in hybrid Ram pickup trucks. Chrysler is building 140 trucks based on the two-mode hybrid system that was co-developed with General Motors. A non-plug version of the hybrid Ram was ...

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    Ex-Chrysler president Thomas LaSorda joins Electrovaya board of directors

    Former Vice Chairman and President of Cerberus-controlled Chrysler (and CEO back in the Daimler days) Thomas LaSorda may have left the Pentastar galaxy but that doesn't mean he's done working in the transportation space. He has just recently found his way to the "green" side of the industry having ...

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    Electrovaya gets $16.7 million investment from Ontario government

    It's not just the US government that is handing out money to companies involved in advanced battery development. The government of Ontario has decided to put up to $16.7 million into Electrovaya. The company is based in Mississauga, just west of Toronto. The money will be used to further the ...

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    ExxonMobil/Electrovaya's electric car, the Maya 300, gets detailed tomorrow

    If you had gobs and gobs of money, would you spend some on an electric car? What if your core business was selling people oil and gasoline? That's what ExxonMobil is all about, but the company is backing the electric car sharing program AltCar that uses a new EV called the Maya 300. News has been ...

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    Electrovaya bringing electric cars to Canada this year

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    While we've known that Canadian battery systems maker Electrovaya has teamed up with Tata to produce electric versions of their Indica model, we were surprised to learn that the company was hooking up with Ford's Chinese auto-making partner, Changan, to bring electric cars to the ...

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    Electrovaya to supply batteries to Norwegian EV maker

    Canadian battery developer Electrovaya has reached an agreement with Norway's Miljobil Grenland to supply energy storage systems. Miljobil Grenland has been manufacturing electrically driven vehicles since 1997 and is partly owned by utilities Skagerak Energi and Norsk Hydro. As part of the deal, ...

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    Phoenix Motorcars to use Electrovaya batteries?

    In an interesting twist to the saga that is the development of the Phoenix Motorcars electric SUT & SUV program comes news that they are now partnering with a Canadian battery maker. In a press release from that company, Electrovaya says that they are now negotiating an arrangement with Phoenix ...

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    Detroit 2008: Bricklin and Electrovaya team on PHEV battery system

    At the Detroit Auto Show today, Visionary Vehicles, the latest project from serial entrepreneur Malcolm Bricklin, made a big battery announcement. The company is teaming up with Electrovaya to develop a lithium ion battery pack for use in plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. The two companies are ...


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