Toyota to sell ethanol-fueled hybrids in Brazil

Business / Corporate Mar 20, 2018

Toyota to sell ethanol-fueled hybrids in Brazil

Toyota Motor Corp. said Tuesday it has unveiled in Brazil a prototype of the world's first hybrid vehicle to run on ethanol, in the hope of further cutting carbon dioxide emissions, and aims to launch the model in the country in one to two ...

Lack of charging stations hurting EV growth

World / Science & Health Sep 20, 2014

Lack of charging stations hurting EV growth

by Kazuaki Nagata

The growth potential of electric vehicles is being hampered by a lack of charging stations nationwide, industry experts say. Some analysts in the industry have noted that electric vehicle (EV) sales have been slower than anticipated since mass-produced electric vehicles debuted in Japan in 2009. ...