Nissan: Renault-Nissan Alliance electric car swift covers some-more than 108,000 zero-emission miles during COP21

Posted on 16. Dec, 2015 by in Nissan Canada

  • Fleet of 200 electric vehicles saves 18 tons of CO2  from being issued into a atmosphere during two-week tellurian limit
  • Fleet represents a world’s largest EV swift ever supposing for an general conference
  • Renault and Nissan employees volunteered as drivers for a fleet, that featured Renault ZOE, Nissan LEAF and Nissan e-NV200

PARIS – Electric vehicles from a Renault-Nissan Alliance shuttled some-more than 8,000 VIP delegates, media and negotiators trafficked during slightest 108,000 miles (175,000 kms) during a Paris meridian talks – but emitting any CO2 tailpipe emissions and but regulating any petroleum whatsoever.

The swift of 200 electric vehicles, that ecstatic representatives during a two-week United Nations annual meridian change discussion in Paris, saved scarcely 182 barrels of oil or 18 tons of CO2 not issued while driving.

The Renault-Nissan Alliance was a central passenger-car convey provider for COP21, that ran from Nov. 30 by Dec. 11. The Alliance EV swift was a world’s largest electric-vehicle swift ever supposing to an general conference.


The EVs done some-more than 3,800 transfers shuttling accredited representatives to and from hotels to a Bourget discussion venue north of Paris. The swift featured a Renault ZOE subcompact car, a Nissan LEAF compress automobile and a 7-seater Nissan e-NV200 van. Renault and Nissan employees volunteered as drivers and electric car ambassadors for a cars, that were accessible to COP21 representatives as a element to open transportation.

COP21 noted a initial time a U.N. used a 100-percent electric swift for a whole passenger-car convey during a meridian summit. COP21 also resulted in a Paris Declaration on Electro-Mobility and Climate Change Call for Action, an agreement that aims to boost EVs and their charging infrastructure. The Renault-Nissan Alliance sealed a movement plan, that aims to keep a ride zone in line with a COP21 guarantee to revoke a impact of meridian change.


Quick assign stations accessible for open use

The Renault-Nissan Alliance set adult network of 90 discerning and customary charging stations in vital locations to recharge a cars. The stations were powered by low-carbon electricity supposing by French electric application association EDF. The residual emissions were equivalent underneath an accredited U.N. CO offsetting program.

Thirteen of a 27 discerning and almost discerning chargers commissioned will sojourn and are accessible for a open to use. These embody dual discerning chargers during Charles de Gaulle Airport, dual on a principal highway surrounding Paris, and one during Orly Airport. The discerning charging stations are means to assign an EV from 0 to 80 percent ability in about 30 minutes.

The Renault-Nissan Alliance is a tellurian personality in zero-emission vehicles, accounting for half of all EVs on a highway today. Together, Renault and Nissan have sole some-more than 280,000 electric vehicles given a Alliance’s initial electric car Nissan LEAF went on sale in late 2010.

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About a Renault-Nissan Alliance
The Renault-Nissan Alliance is a vital partnership between Paris-based Renault and Yokohama, Japan-based Nissan, that together sell one in 10 cars worldwide. The companies, that have been vital partners given 1999, sole 8.5 million vehicles in scarcely 200 countries in 2014. The Alliance has vital collaborations with automakers including Germany’s Daimler, Japan’s Mitsubishi, China’s Dongfeng, and India’s Ashok Leyland. The Alliance also owns a infancy interest in a corner try that controls Russia’s AVTOVAZ, builder of a Lada brand.


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