On 12 April, Renault handed TOWT (Transoceanic Wind Transport) the keys to its second electric vehicle, a new Renault ZOE Z.E. 40. This Brittany-based company, founded in 2011, specializes in zero-emission sail-powered transport. We spoke with co-founder Guillaume Le Grand on a partnership that combines wind power with electrical energy.
Renault, with its two partner organizations, is launching Eco Tour di Sicilia, an initiative that will give motorists total freedom to tour Sicily under all-electric vehicle power.
Groupe Renault and its partner Ticket for Change are inviting projects from entrepreneurs having socially responsible sustainable transport projects in France.
The Renault Foundation, which is celebrating its fifteenth birthday this year, develops higher education programmes addressing emerging industry challenges in the areas of multicultural management, sustainable transport and road safety management. Group Renault chairman met some of the graduates from these programmes.
For 15 years now, the Renault Foundation has been preparing talented students for successfully addressing emerging career opportunities, through training programmes in the fields of multicultural management, sustainable transport and road safety management. Renault Foundation director Oliver Faust talked to us about the Foundation’s missions and what motivates him in leading its operations.
Visit by "Elles bougent" at the Paris Motor Show: to elicit an interest in scientific and technological careers among girl high-school and college students
Renault’s special events programme at this year’s Paris Motor Show included a visit put on by Elles Bougent, a non-profit organization working to awaken scientific and technological vocations among girl high-school and college students.
Marie Amélie le Fur, Paralympics champion and member of the Renault Handisport Team: guest of honour at the Paris Motor Show
Renault’s celebrity guest list at the Paris Motor Show was topped by Marie Amélie le Fur, French Paralympics champion at the Rio Games and member of Renault Handisport Team.
COP21: 3 questions for Laurence Tubiana, French Ambassador for the International Climate Negotiations
We met with Laurence Tubiana, a worldwide expert on climate change, who was appointed "Special Representative for COP21" by Laurent Fabius in May 2014. We asked her three questions on the climate change negotiations and what she expects from a group like Renault-Nissan.