Energy and auto industries looking to a collaborative future for EVs but mass adoption isn't necessarily the best solution for the environment.
This month's EV round-up shows bold moves by automakers including mobile charging points and joint ventures
Nissan becomes Mitsubishi's largest shareholder while Suzuki and Toyota explore business partnership
A Frost & Sullivan highlights the cost benefits of hitting the tough Euro emissions targets after analysing nine OEMs for potential compliance.
Average CO2 emissions for new cars in Europe fell by at leats 2g/km with Renault recording the lowest average emissions, according to a JATO Dynamics report.
PSA Peugeot Citroën is first in reducing emissions at end-2014 in Europe, with an average of 110.3 grams of CO2 per kilometre, compared with an average of 123.7 grams for the European market.
There is increasing convergence of consumer electronics and the automotive industry.
Renault's new concept car the Kwid includes a flying quadcopter drone.
China's largest oil producers likely to be hit by combination of increased refining costs and fluctuating crude prices and show falling profits for 2012.