Nissan plans to sell a million electric vehicles per year by 2022

26/03/2018 11:12 Electricity Market


Car manufacturer Nissan has announced its intentions to launch eight new electric vehicles (EVs) and sell a million each year by 2022.

Out of the 8 types of new vehicles, four models will be created for China where the firm envisages to extend its activity.

Its luxury Infiniti brand should start produce new electric models from 2021.

The company foresees electrified vehicles to account for 40% of their sales in Japan and Europe by 2022 and 50% share by 2025.

Daily (17.10.2018): UK gas prices dropped on Tuesday due to an oversupplied market

17/10/2018 11:04:00

Global oil prices were slightly up on Tuesday, as forecasts for U.S. supply growth were offset by concerns over the Middle East crude supply due to geopolitical tensions, and the approaching U.S. sanctions on Iranian exports. U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures edged 0.2% higher on Tuesday, to trade at $71.92 a barrel. Meanwhile, Brent crude oil futures rose by 0.8% to end at $81.41 a barrel.


Romania's Cernavoda NPP Unit 2 returns to full power

17/10/2018 09:08:00

Nuclearelectrica, the operator of Romania's sole nuclear power plant Cernavoda, said on Tuesday that the plant's Unit 2 is operating at full power again, following repair works that lasted 12 hours.


Spain's Aragon okays construction of 1.29 GW of solar projects

17/10/2018 09:05:00

The government of Spain's Aragon autonomous community announced on Monday it has authorised 1,294.5 MW of solar projects that were awarded in the July 2017 energy auction.