Dec. 3 (Bloomberg) -- Steve McNamara, general secretary of the Licensed Taxi Drivers Association, talks about the introduction of Nissan Motor Co Ltd.’s NV200 taxi as competition for the models from Manganese Bronze Holdings Plc. He spoke on Nov. 23 with Bloomberg's Baden Campbell. (Source: Bloomberg)
Chrysler Group LLC and plug-in car battery supplier A123 Systems Inc. may not receive some or all of the U.S. Energy Department loans they’re seeking to produce more fuel-efficient vehicles, under a proposal the House is scheduled to debate today.
Nissan Motor Co Ltd’s Brazilian unit and Petroleo Brasileiro SA signed an agreement to evaluate opportunities in infrastructure and services to recharge electric cars, according to an e-mailed statement.
Ener1 Inc., one of 30 recipients of U.S. Energy Department grants to produce electric-car batteries, is the latest recipient of the agency’s aid to run into financial trouble and draw congressional scrutiny.