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    Official: Eva electric taxi concept geared for tropical cities, cools your head

    What's the secret to long-range urban electric driving in the tropics? Individualized overhead air-conditioning units, apparently. Tum Create, a collaboration between two engineering schools, Technische Universität München (TUM) in Germany and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in ...

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    Official: Nissan expands NV200 electric van tests in Singapore

    Nissan is conducting field tests with FedEx in Singapore for its all-electric NV200 commercial van. The road test for what Nissan now calls the "e-NV200" is part of a comprehensive field test program that was started up by Nissan and FedEx at the Hannover Motor Show in Germany last ...

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    Report: Renault eyes Eastern Europe, South America for Twizy EV

    Little car, big plans. Renault is looking to expand distribution of its Twizy electric vehicle to countries such as Turkey, Israel, Japan and Singapore as well as South America after selling about 6,500 vehicles throughout Europe. This news comes courtesy of Technologic Vehicles, which cited an ...

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    BYD signs electric bus, taxi MoU with Singapore

    SMRT Corporation – Singapore's premier multi-modal public transport service provider – has inked a deal (Memorandum of Understanding) with China-based BYD. Under terms of the MoU, the two firms will discuss the possibility of establishing a joint venture to distribute BYD's electric ...

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    Mitsubishi signs electric vehicle promotion agreement with Singapore

    Mitsubishi Motors and its distributor, Cycle & Carriage Automotive PTE Limited (CCA), signed a collaborative deal to "popularize electric vehicles (EVs)" with Singapore's government. Under terms of the agreement, Mitsubishi, via CCA, will supply 25 i-MiEVs for Singapore's EV task force's ...

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    Detroit Electric to top Mitsubishi in 2010 electric car Singapore showdown?

    During last weekend's Plug-in Singapore 2009 conference, it was revealed that the country may see electric car companies battle for their hearts and wallets of its citizens next year. Mitsubishi announced that it will be sending 50 of its i-MiEVs to the island city-state in 2011 to begin a ...

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    AMPLE, Zero ink deal to sell electric motorcycles in Asia

    2009 Zero S electric motorcycle - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The slightly beleaguered Zero Motorcycle (see here and here) has some good news to share: a new partnership with AMPLE to distribute their all-electric two-wheelers in Asian markets. The Singapore-based AMPLE will represent ...

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    Renault-Nissan goes to Singapore with newest electric car partnership

    Nissan EV-02 prototype - click above for a high res gallery
    Who wants to start a Nissan-Renault new electric vehicle partnership location betting pool? I call Singapore. Oh wait, that was just announced. The Renault-Nissan Alliance has signed an MOU with three official organizations in Singapore - ...

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    BMW brings five Hydrogen 7s to Singapore

    The BMW Hydrogen 7 "green" message is going to Asia. While many of the cars are still tooling around Hollywood with various celebrities at the wheel (who's the latest? check back in a few hours), five have been sent to Singapore for a two-and-a-half-week promotion. Two government representatives, ...

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    Corgi and Luigi Colani bring hydrogen fuel cells to RC cars

    A-ha, now we're talking. If you're in the market for a 1/16-scale hydrogen fuel cell car (and didn't see anything you liked in our Top 10 list of green toy cars), take a look at what Corgi's offering. The UK toy company told Marketing Week it has "beaten Detroit to the punch" and will offer a fuel ...

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    Neste Oil starts construction of the biggest biodiesel manufacturing plant of the world in Singapore

    Finnish oil company Neste has started preparing to build what they are claiming will be the biggest biodiesel production facility in the world in Singapore. The company has invested about 550 million EUR (about $800 million US) in a plant that will be able to produce about 800,000 tons of biodiesel ...

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    Natural Fuel raises $80m in float

    Natural Fuel, a major Australian biodiesel producer which is now 50 percent owned by Babcock & Brown Environmental Investments Ltd., says that it has raised AUD$80 million / US$62 million in its public share offer ahead of listing on the Australian Stock Exchange this week. Natural Fuel's first ...


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