(2019) BYD Co., Ltd. (BYD) signed a contract with Toyota Motor Company (Toyota) to jointly develop pure electric models for cars and low-chassis SUV, as well as power batteries for the above products. The model, which uses the Toyota brand, is scheduled to be launched in China by 2025.
In order to implement the blue sky defense plan and further speed up the promotion of pure electric vehicles in the taxi industry, the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Finance said in a recent announcement that taxi operators who meet the updated requirements will be given a one-time government financial reward of 73800 yuan each. Scope of rewards: taxis that are due to be scrapped from 2018 to 2020. Reward standard: the upper limit is 73800 yuan, which is lower than the reward limit according to the actual battery purchase price. Technical conditions of the vehicle: the mileage of the vehicle is not less than 300 km, with charging and replacement compatible technology, mainly for the rapid replacement of batteries.
According to news from Chinanews.com on July 19, the State New Office held a press conference today on "the Fujian practice of unswervingly promoting Green Development-speeding up the Construction of a New Fujian with High quality and High appearance." Zhang Zhinan, member of the standing Committee of the Fujian Provincial CPC Committee and executive vice governor of the Fujian Provincial people's Government, said: Fujian Province adheres to the concept of new development, promotes the high-quality development of the new energy vehicle industry, and speeds up the construction of "electric Fujian." formulate and implement a series of policies and measures, such as electricity price concessions, parking concessions, highway traffic concessions, unlimited traffic restrictions, and improvement of charging facilities, and the whole industrial chain system of new energy vehicles in the province has been basically established. An industrial cluster of more than 100 billion yuan has been formed.
So far, its photovoltaic capacity has reached 16.457 million kilowatts, ranking first in the world.
On July 18, 2019, the technology company Continental Group announced the expansion and opening of its powertrain plant in Wuhu, China. The first phase of the plant invested nearly 28 million euros in land and construction, with a total construction area of more than 24000 square meters and 22 production lines. The workshop is also equipped with quality analysis room, spare parts room and sample room. With the continuous increase in production capacity, more than 600 jobs will be added to the plant.
On July 17, Tesla held a high-level meeting in Shanghai to communicate with the media on Tesla's development and operation in China. It is reported that at present, the construction progress of the Tesla Shanghai factory has exceeded conventional expectations, and will have the ability to get off the line by the end of this year.