Scientists from London based UltraCap Ltd., are in the final stages of developing a ‘green’ solid state battery for electric vehicles that they claim will be 40 times lighter than current Lithium-Ion batteries. UltraCap founders, Professor Vladimir Krstic and Nico Van Dongen, say their new battery, the UltraCapacitor, will be able to charge within minutes… Read More


Hertz, a world leading car rental provider, and AccorHotels, the world’s leading hotel operator, have partnered to provide Le Club AccorHotels’ members with special car rental offers, including exclusive benefits, globally. With this partnership, Hertz expands its presence across key global markets. The partner agreement runs until March 2019. Le Club Accorhotels is the AccorHotels… Read More


China Electric Vehicle Forum 2012. Organizer: Being-Consulting China?Endorser: Econet China,China Center for Energy Economics Research at XMU? Date: 23th-24th, Feb, 2012?Location: Shanghai Ramada Plaza, China?Website: www.chinaevforum.com/2012/index.asp. Shanghai, China (November 22, 2011) /Xinwengao.com/ — Over the next ten years, the Chinese government will invest more than Yuan 100bn (US$15bn) in subsidising the country’s industry and infrastructure… Read More