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4Renault-Nissan headed to Taiwan with EV promotion plan

2012 Renault Fluence Z.E. – Click above for high-res image gallery

4Carnegie-Mellon students learn about electric vehicles with Nissan

2011 Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery

55Know what you want and need, or you may not get to buy a Nissan Leaf

Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery

90Ward's: Nissan Leaf is a multi-billion dollar gamble that faces risky odds

Nissan Leaf – Click above for high-res image gallery

35Nissan and AeroVironment show off prototype $2,200 Leaf home charger

Nissan's partner to make home-charging for electric vehicles (EVs) a reality is AeroVironment (AV), a leading producer of EV charging units. The partnership is putting the finishing touches on a Nissan-branded home charging unit marketed at buyers of the Leaf all-electric car, but the charger is not model-specific. As AeroVironment's vice president of EV solutions Kristen Hensel remarked:

11Infiniti EV to be built on Leaf platform utilizing shared technologies, release scheduled for 2014

Infiniti Essence concept - click above for high-res image gallery

AddNissan and Japanese post office to sell electric vehicle history stamps

For those of you that like to collect memorabilia related to electric vehicles or simply like to collect stamps, Nissan and the Japanese post office have a deal for you. Starting February 1, a limited edition sheet of postage stamps chronicling the history of Nissan's electric vehicle development from 1947 until today will be available at 954 post offices around Japan. The sheet of 10 ¥80 stamps will run ¥1,200 (about $13.34 U.S. as this is written).

AddNissan ready to make 500,000 batteries a year when demand is there

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn with Leaf EV - Click above for high-res image gallery

AddTokyo 2009: Nissan confirms three EVs for production, including Infiniti

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn with Leaf EV - Click above for high-res image gallery

AddNissan to lease LEAF battery for $150/month

2010 Nissan Leaf EV - Click above for high-res image gallery

AddAt Witz' End: Turning over a new (Nissan) LEAF

Had lunch the other day with Nissan North America Product Planning Vice President Larry Dominique. He is the point man for communicating Nissan's green-vehicle vision, beginning with its soon-to-come LEAF battery electric car. A few minutes earlier, he had presented exactly that to a large roomful of automaker and supplier representatives, industry analysts, consultants and media.

AddNissan to build EVs at its Oppama assembly plant in Japan

As Nissan gets ever closer to Job 1 for its new dedicated battery electric vehicle, the question arises: Where does it get built? That question has now been answered with the announcement that its Oppama factory near Kanagawa will be the initial source of its EVs. Production will start in the fall of 2010 with low volumes that will initially go to various commercial and government fleet customers. Over the following two years, production will be ramped up toward full retail availability in 2012.

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