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Harvesting A Solar Farm

The manmade island of Yumeshima in 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.

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Nissan ZEOD Team Shaping Up for Le Mans

Nissan’s ZEOD RC prototype will feature two past winners of the Nissan PlayStation GT Academy, as Belgian driver Wolfgang Reip joins team.

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Electrifying a Nation

Bhutan, the remote Himalayan country, renowned for championing “Gross National Happiness,” has taken first steps towards becoming a leading global electric-vehicle nation.

The Garners upon receiving their new LEAF at the Martins Nissan dealership.

The 100,000th Nissan LEAF Owner

British dentist Dr. Brett Garner is the 100,000th customer for the 100%-electric Nissan LEAF.

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Reflection from a Temple: A First Owner of Nissan LEAF

Anyo-in Temple's Chief Priest Wasei Hirai was one of the first persons in Japan to take home a Nissan LEAF electric car, and reflects on EV ownership as global sales reach 100,000.

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The New Face of London Taxi

Nissan unveiled the new face of its Taxi for London, re-designed to make it instantly recognizable as one of the capital’s iconic black cabs.

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Local Sourcing for LEAF Brings Costs Down, Supports Product Development

Nissan is finding more and more ways to localize LEAF production in the U.S.

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Talk of the Future: CEO Ghosn

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn spoke with the Global Media Center about the appeal of Nissan’s new concept cars, the electrification of the industry, and the iconic GT-R, at the Tokyo Motor Show 2013.

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Prime Minister Goes Public with Autonomous Drive Car

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe Rides in Nissan's Autonomous Drive Car in First Public Road Test.

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ZEOD RC Makes Fuji Speedway Debut

Nissan ZEOD RC made its Fuji Speedway debut with former GT1 Champ Michael Krumm at the wheel.

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ZEOD RC Makes Nismo Pitstop

Nissan ZEOD RC was unveiled at Nismo headquarters, after eight months of development, design and construction, the first step in bringing EVs to the track.

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Brand on the Run: Nissan

Nissan moves higher in Interbrand rankings of top global brands.

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ZEOD RC Makes Le Mans Debut

Nissan unveiled the ZEOD RC, the world’s fastest electric racing car that will reach speeds of more than 300km/h with electric technology at the Le Mans 24 Hours.

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Tama EV's Aerodynamic Heritage

The Nissan restoration team's Masahiko Isobe explains the unique characteristics of the Tama electric vehicle, which helped to pave the way for Nissan's lineup of zero-emission vehicles.

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Moms on the Move

Nissan's New Mobility Concept vehicle - a 100%-electric two-seater - comes a step closer to being on Japan's roads with a trial in Yokohama.

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Best of 2012 - People

These are some of the people whom we have met this year that made a difference to Nissan with their enthusiasm and professionalism, helping us keep the stories we tell interesting.

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Powering Up

Nissan celebrated two years of LEAF sales with launch of the largest lithium-ion automotive battery plant in the US.

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Nissan Unveils Updated LEAF in Japan

Nissan unveiled an updated version of the LEAF in Japan, with a variety of enhancements, and more sales outlets in the country with quick chargers for the world's No. 1 electric vehicle.

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Wound Up - Nissan Begins eMotor Trials at Decherd Tenn. Plant

The eMotor that powers the Nissan LEAF is currently assembled in Japan. Soon, however, it will be produced in Decherd, Tenn., about 70 miles (110km) away from where the automaker will build the 2013 version of the electric car.

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Charged Up

EV owners across the U.S. enjoyed the second annual National Plug In Day on Sunday. with the Nissan LEAF leading the charge.

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Zero Waste

Thanks to a personal passion for sustainable living, Coral Kanies, manager of electric motor production at Nissan USA, pledges zero-waste both at home and work.

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Great Minds Think Electric

The 26th annual Electric Vehicle Symposium in Los Angeles (EVS26) is a show completely dedicated to electric vehicles in the newest shapes, colors, and sizes.

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Nissan Adopts EV Chargers at Two Prime California Destinations

Working with Adopt a Charger to accelerate the widespread acceptance of electric vehicles to address environmental concerns, Nissan North America has “adopted” 15 electric vehicle chargers in California.

CEO Carlos Ghosn inspects Nissan Zama EV Battery Manufacturing Facility.

Zama Sets Standard for Nissan’s Battery Production Expansion

Nissan's Zama plant sets quality and efficiency standards, leading EV battery production expansion to the UK and the U.S., ahead of LEAF manufacture.

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