Auto Report: Global Sales Still Falling

There a re some bright spots, but they may be temporary.  We’ve been watching the volatility of the global economy, and September didn’t make things any better. In that month, global sales dropped by 2.7% yearover- year, marking the thirteenth consecutive month of decline. To the end of September, global…

Around the World: Renault Gives EV Batteries Second Life

FRANCE – Renault has worked in partnership with French specialist maritime company Seine Alliance and electric propulsion experts Green-Vision to develop the first all-electric passenger boat powered by “second life” batteries. Known as “Black Swan,” the new boat represents the first step towards Seine Alliance’s plans to offer an all-electric…