Carmaker PSA Ready to Set $6B EV Battery…

Supermajor Total continues to invest in clean energy by creating a joint venture with automaker Groupe PSA to manufacture batteries for electric vehicles in Europe—a project expected to mobilize investment of more than US$5.9 billion (5 billion euro). Total, via its subsidiary SAFT, will contribute to the project with industrialization and research and development (R&D) […]

September 8, 2020 View
Reusing Old Trains is the Latest Trend

Before there were demolition derbies, there were train totalings. That’s right, somebody had the idea to take a couple of worn-out train engines that were ready for the scrap heap, point them at each other, and drive them full steam ahead. And their boss said capital idea, let’s do it. This was the late 1890s. […]

September 3, 2020 View
Oak Ridge National Laboratory produced P…

NASA is expected to launch its new Mars rover, Perseverance, on a mission to search for signs of ancient life on the Red Planet. It’s the agency’s largest and most autonomous Martian explorer yet. It’s also the first to be powered entirely with American plutonium. At the heart of Perseverance is a small “nuclear battery” the size of a […]

August 28, 2020 View
WEX Extends Partnership With Enterprise …

WEX, a financial technology service provider, has signed a multi-year contract extension with Enterprise Fleet Management. The agreement between WEX and Enterprise Fleet Management further solidifies the longstanding partnership between the two organizations, which dates back to 1993. “It’s an honor that this partnership will continue between two powerhouses in the business. We’ve worked with […]

August 7, 2020 View
Four More Former Audi Managers Indicted …

Munich prosecutors said on Thursday they had indicted four more former Audi managers in relation to alleged cheating on emission tests for diesel engines. The four are accused of fraud, false certification and criminal advertising, the prosecution office said in a statement. Business daily Handelsblatt and Reuters had already reported on the move, citing people […]

August 7, 2020 View

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