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BP invests in ultra-fast charging battery company StoreDot

BP invests in ultra-fast charging battery company StoreDot

BP Ventures invests $20 million in ultra-fast charging battery developer Innovative battery technology targeting electric vehicle charging in five minutes StoreDot aims to commercialize its flash battery for mobile communication devices as early as 2019 The number of electric vehicles (EVs) worldwide is growing rapidly and BP is working across ...

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Virtual tour through the automobile production of the future: Video – Mercedes-Benz lays the foundation stone of “Factory 56”

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Video-Link: https://youtu.be/Kuq3cQ04pg8 “Digital, flexible, green” – latest production technologies are integrated at “Factory 56”. Main focus is on the people. “The ‘Factory 56’ combines three trend-setting features: It is consistently digital and flexible – and it brings the term ‘green production’ to life,” says Markus Schäfer, Member of the Divisional ...

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“Konnect” – the Volkswagen Group Campus Tel Aviv

Konnect - Volkswagen Group Campus Tel Aviv

Volkswagen Group and its Group brands pushing forward the development of autonomous vehicles, new mobility services and tailor-made solutions The Group Campus in Tel Aviv will provide local partners and mobility based start-ups close and direct access to the Volkswagen Group Co-working space “Konnect” officially opened in the presence of ...

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Toyoda Gosei announces 2025 Business Plan

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Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. has announced a medium-and-long term management plan, called the 2025 Business Plan, to tackle the challenges of the rapidly changing business environment and realize sustainable growth in the future. In the 2025 Business Plan, the company has set the 2025 financial objectives: Sales revenue: over one trillion ...

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Changes in Oerlikon’s shareholding structure

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Renova announced partial exit from its investment in Oerlikon Pursuant to a press release issued by Liwet Holding AG, Zurich (“Liwet”) on May 18, 2018, Renova has divested the majority of its shareholdings in Liwet, Renova’s Swiss company holding a major stake in Oerlikon. As a result, Renova’s effective shareholding ...

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