Renault-Nissan Alliance generated €4.3 billion in synergies in 2015, one year ahead of schedule and an increase of 13 percent from 2014. Purchasing, engineering and manufacturing were the main contributors.
Renault-Nissan Alliance CEO Carlos Ghosn recently held a question-and-answer session with international media at this year's Beijing Motor Show. During the event, he talked about the global surge of SUVs and crossovers, the Alliance's electric vehicle strategy in China and the development of autonomous drive technologies.
The Renault-Nissan Alliance has hired technology executive Ogi Redzic to lead the global car group's connected car initiative as Alliance Senior Vice President, Connected Vehicles and Mobility Services.
During the United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP21) that took place in Paris Nov. 30 through Dec. 11, Paris Match, a French weekly news magazine, spoke to Claire Martin, vice president for Corporate Social Responsibility at Renault and the Renault-Nissan Alliance leader for COP21. Hear what she had to say about the importance of COP21 and the importance of rethinking mobility in the video below.
During the COP21 climate change conference in Paris, New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman interviewed CEO Carlos Ghosn at the Times' Energy for Tomorrow Conference. The topic was "The Driving Force: The Electric Car Revolution is Here....
Electric vehicles from the Renault-Nissan Alliance shuttled more than 8,000 VIP delegates, media and negotiators traveled at least 108,000 miles (175,000 kms) during the Paris climate talks – without emitting any CO2 tailpipe emissions and without using any petroleum whatsoever.