Tag Archives: electric motorcycle

Advanced Battery Tech (ABAT) Gets $8.7 Million Lithium Battery Order

Advanced Battery Tech (ABAT) announced this morning it has signed an $8.7 million polymer lithium-ion phosphate battery contract with U Long Run Sheng Technology.  The ABAT batteries will be used by Long Run for electric motorcycles and other electric vehicles. 

ABAT CEO, Zhiguo Fu, said, “We believe the order speaks to the quality of our products and services. The management team at U Long Run Sheng compared similar products available in the market and determined … Read the rest

Best Buy Selling Electric Bikes & Scooters On West Coast, Brammo Enertia Motorcycle Coming Soon

An unlikely participant in the green vehicle revolution has entered the fray.  Today, the WSJ highlighted Best Buy’s (BBY) effort to expand its offerings and take a gamble by selling electric scooters and bikes at 19 west coast locations (you can buy them from anywhere online).  Not only will they sell them, but their Geek Squad will be trained to provide low level service and repair.  It’s a great move from Best Buy and … Read the rest

Honda (HMC) To Release Electric Motorcycle In 2010

Honda announced on  Friday that it is in the process of developing an electric motorcycle. Production and sales of the electric motorcycle should begin next year, in 2010, but there’s no word yet about whether or not it will be available stateside. Motorauthority.com quotes Honda’s CEO, Takeo Fukui, as stating that the electric motorcycle is aimed primarily at "newly emerging countries in regions such as Asia and South America", because "motorcycles are being used for … Read the rest