01 December 2015 by Groupe Renault

5 questions for a Renault Expert in EV infrastructures

At Renault we are convinced that in only two letters we have the solution in the automotive industry to fight climate change: EV (electric vehicle). Since a couple of years a great progress has been made in the EV domain and today's EV range perfectly responds to the need of most car users. Still a certain number of questions remains regarding the infrastructure and investment needed when switching for an EV. To answer to most frequently asked questions we have met with Thomas Orsini, head of business development for electric vehicles at Renault.

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26 November 2015 by Groupe Renault

On the way towards a sustainable mobility

How can low-emission vehicles contribute to the French energy transition and the national low-carbon strategy? What are the benefits for the economy, and under what conditions? How can France and its territories improve air quality? In order to discuss these questions, the project “En route pour un transport durable” brought together industry and civil society. Renault was among those representing the automotive industry to provide a valuable expertise on technological aspects. The work has helped quantify the likely impact on the French economy of the transition towards more energy-efficient light-duty vehicles, principally fuelled by electricity from renewable energies and by hydrogen.

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26 October 2015 by Groupe Renault

COP21: engaging employees to drive success - 5 questions for Claire Martin

Only a few weeks to go, before kicking off the COP21 conference, taking place from 30 November to 11 December in Paris, the Renault teams are fully mobilized as official partner. 200 employees are currently trained to drive a fleet of 200 all-electric vehicles to shuttle 20,000 delegates. We have met with Claire Martin - Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility – to better understand the importance of involving employees in our partnership.

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22 October 2015 by Groupe Renault - Sports

Formula E: Ready to electrify the second campaign

Having won the teams’ title in the inaugural FIA Formula E Championship, Renault e.dams returns for its second campaign in 2015/16 with one goal: to secure both the teams’ and drivers’ titles, celebrating their renewed partnership with Renault who, this year, have supplied the all-new electric powertrain that has been designed exclusively for the team by Renault Sport F1.

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08 October 2015 by Groupe Renault

Are we on the road to a cleaner, more electric future?

Just a couple of months to go before the COP21 summit kicks off in Paris, more and more media are wondering if electric vehicles might be the real winners on today’s automotive scene. We met Guillaume Berthier, Global Electric Cars Sales and Marketing Director, to find out: Are we finally on the road to a cleaner, more electric future?

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