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Harvesting a solar farm
Apr. 25, 2014

Harvesting a solar farm

The man-made island of Yumeshima in western Japan's Osaka is now home to the world's first large-scale energy storage system, a project that also highlights the potential to reuse electric vehicle batteries.
Nissan develops first "self-cleaning" car prototype
Apr. 24, 2014

Nissan develops first "self-cleaning" car prototype

Washing a car can be a chore – and a costly one at that. In response, Nissan in Europe has begun tests on innovative paint technology that repels mud, rain and everyday dirt, meaning drivers may never have to clean their car again.
The Nuts and Bolts of Nissan’s Kawasaki Connection
Apr. 9, 2014

The Nuts and Bolts of Nissan’s Kawasaki Connection

Nissan Motor announced in February that it was licensing its patents and know-how for a nuts-and-bolts delivery system, "Automatic Parts Feeder Technology", to Japanese firm MICE in Kawasaki, an industrial city near Yokohama.
Datsun
Apr. 7, 2014

CEO: Datsun eyes 100K sales in Russia

Nissan Motor Corp CEO Carlos Ghosn joined Russian media at the debut event for the Datsun on-DO on Friday, saying sales of the brand's models could hit 100,000 in the country within two years.