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    Official: Renault testing HyKangoo postal vans with hydrogen range extenders

    Could this be the automobile sector's version of the Reese's Peanut Butter cup? Paris-based Symbio is proposing something akin to mixing chocolate with peanut butter (never a bad thing, in our book) with the idea of adding a hydrogen fuel-cell range extender to a Renault electric vehicle. ...

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    Six months before launch, Renault logs first orders for electric Kangoo Z.E.

    Six months before its official launch, Renault's electric Kangoo Z.E. has already logged a half-dozen orders. Placed by advertising company JCDecaux, the six-unit order for the battery-powered van is the first on record. JCDecaux will use the electrified Kangoos in major cities in the UK, ...

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    Report: Renault will "get you home" if its electric vehicles run out of juice

    Worried that your battery-powered ride might run out of juice, leaving you stranded out in the middle of nowhere? Well, if your electrified auto happens to be one that's built by Renault, then there's no need fret because the French automaker is set to offer what Autocar calls a "get you ...

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    Hertz to rent electric Renault Twizy, Zoe, Fluence, Kangoo in Europe

    Here in the U.S., Hertz, will rent the Nissan Leaf, Chevrolet Volt, Mitsubishi i-MiEV, Tesla Roadster, Smart ED and Coda Sedan to members for a by-the-hour fee through its Connect by Hertz plug-in car rental program. In fact, Hertz already rented out its first electrified Smart Fortwo last ...

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    Report: 3 Renault execs suspended over electric vehicle industrial espionage questions

    Renault's Zero Emission line-up
    While an electric car called the Renault Espionage kind of has a nice ring to it, no one at the company would green light such a car now that three senior executives have been suspended after a months-long investigation over suspected industrial spying, Reuters is ...

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    Renault-Nissan, AXA sign Europe-wide roadside service contract for electric vehicles

    Renault Fluence Z.E. – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Renault-Nissan have finalized a deal with AXA Vehicle Assistance to provide Europe-wide roadside service for the Alliance's range of electric vehicles (EVs). The contract signed between Renault-Nissan and AXA will provide ...

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    Report: Renault shooting for 150-mile range electric vehicle by 2015

    Renault Zoe concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    According to a report from Autocar, Renault expects to launch an electric vehicle (EV) with a range close to 150 miles by 2015. That's a 50 percent improvement over the 100-mile range listed for company's soon-to-be-released Zoe ...

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    Athlon Car Lease pre-orders 100 battery-powered Renaults

    2011 Renault Kangoo Z.E. – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Netherlands-based Athlon Car Lease, one of Europe's leading providers of fleet vehicles, has signed a pre-order agreement for 65 Kangoo Express Z.E. and 35 Fluence Z.E. electric vehicles (EVs) from automaker Renault. Athlon ...

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    Report: Renault to install GPRS transponder with remote disable feature on its leased electric vehicles

    2012 Renault Fluence Z.E. – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While Nissan has opted to both sell and lease its Leaf electric vehicle (EV), many other automakers are reluctant to allow their battery-powered vehicles off the lots without customers agreeing to some variation of a lease ...

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    Renault finalizes design of Fluence ZE and Kangoo ZE, starts taking reservations

    2012 Renault Fluence Z.E. – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Renault has just revealed the final production designs for its first two electric vehicles, the Fluence Z.E. sedan and the Kangoo Express Z.E. van. Both of these battery-powered vehicles will go on sale in Israel and Europe ...

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    Renault EVs to be available for test drives during Copenhagen climate conference

    Renault Fluence ZE Concept - click above for high-res image gallery
    When attendees get to the big climate change conference in Copenhagen next week, they will have an opportunity to sample some of Renault's upcoming fleet of electric vehicles. A sampling of the Fluence ZE sedans and Kangoo ...

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    Frankfurt 2009: Renault goes Twizy (with Zoe and Fluence and Kangoo)

    Renault Zero Emission line-up - Click for high-res image gallery
    The more we see of Renault's all-electric line-up that is on display at the Frankfurt Motor Show, the more we want to hang out at company cocktail parties. Something delicious and potent must be on tap there. From the elegant and ...

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    Frankfurt 2009: Renault's all-electric four-car attack includes Twizy, the quirkiest car of the IAA

    Renault Zero Emission line-up - Click for high-res image gallery
    If nothing else, Renault knows how to make a ca-razy-looking concept car. At the Frankfurt Motor Show today, the company took the wraps off of the Twizy Z.E. (Zero Emission) as part of the four-car line-up of all-electric vehicles ...

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    Renault to offer test drives in Be Bop Z.E. electric vehicle

    Renault Be Bop Z.E. - Click above for high res image gallery
    Renault is planning to release its first production electric vehicles in early 2011, but drivers around Europe will soon get a chance to try out electric "motoring" with the be bop Z.E. Renault showed off a concept electric version of ...

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    Renault unveils Kangoo be bop Z.E, pure all-electric cuteness

    Kangoo be bop Z.E. - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Renault used the occasion of its shareholder meeting in Paris today to show off a new prototype electric vehicle. The name? Kangoo be bop Z.E.The Z.E., as you might expect, stands for zero emissions, and the prototype is based on the ...

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    Renault kicks hybrids and hydrogen to the curb

    While it's sister company, Nissan, may still be chasing after hybrids and dreaming of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles (HFCV), reports say that Renault has had enough. It's dropped the duo and has decided it wants to go steady with electric vehicles. Company COO Patrick Pelata has let it be known that ...

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    Renault Kangoo ECOČ: Green cargo hauling

    Renault is really serious about promoting its ECO² label (besides the funny ad). We can arguably say that the ECO² models are just the base versions with minor tweaks to reduce CO2 emissions, but the truth is that the French marque is betting hard on reducing those emissions. Now it's the ...


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