FG acquires, deploys 1,000 automobile petrol-to-gas conversion kits

Okechukwu Nnodim, Abuja

The Federal Government has acquired about 1,000 conversion kits that will change petrol powered trucks and small vehicles to start running on autogas.

It was also gathered that the kits were being deployed across the country, as the government intensified move to reduce the consumption of petrol and promote the use of gas in automobiles.

The Technical Assistant, Gas Business and Policy to the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Justice Derefaka, in a response to enquiries by our correspondent in Abuja, said government had explored solutions to address barriers to the deployment of its autogas scheme.

Derefaka doubles as the Programme Manager, Nigerian Gas Flare Commercialisation Programme, as well as Programme Manager, Autogas, National Gas Expansion Programme.

He said, “As a way to address the barrier, we have about 1,000 conversion kits for trucks and smaller vehicles to be deployed nationwide in the fourth quarter of

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Automobile Association wants debate about congestion charging resumed

The Automobile Association wants long-running work on congestion charging made public, as a new survey of its members shows opposition to the idea hardening.

The August survey of 1200 AA members in Auckland and Wellington found 45 percent opposed being charged to drive on selected roads in urban areas.

Auckland has been wrestling with the idea since 2012, and a joint study with the government is believed to be complete but under wraps after four years in the making.

“We should get on with it, this is a long-running debate, this is going to take years, which is certainly what we’ve seen overseas,” Barney Irvine, AA’s principal advisor on infrastructure, said.

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Renewable Energy Is Powering The Future Of The Automobile Industry

By Julia Ponzini, SAP Customer Marketing

When you think of cars in the future, what comes to mind? Relaxing in the cockpit as your vehicle takes you for a trip on the town? Or perhaps roads becoming a thing of the past with the sky the limit?

Although the automobile industry may not yet be like The Jetsons with its flying cars, the future of driving electric vehicles is upon us.

One company leading the way in electric car manufacturing is Volkswagen Sachsen GmbH.  Headquartered in Zwickau, Germany, Volkswagen Sachsen is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the VW Group. It operates production plants in Chemnitz and Dresden, employing more than 10,200 people across the three sites.

Devoted to meeting the company’s commitment to sell more than one million vehicles annually by 2025, Volkswagen Sachsen GmbH sought further insight into manufacturing profitability, optimizing efficiency, reducing manual workflows, and minimizing environmental

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Global Automobile Current Sensor Market 2020 Company Profiles, Key Strategic Moves and Developments, Operating Business Segments 2025

A recently announced report titled Global Automobile Current Sensor Market Growth 2020-2025 by MarketandResearch.biz aims to deliver a detailed investigation of all necessary data related to the global market. The report is specialized in-depth industry research detailing historical and current trends of the global Automobile Current Sensor market. These trends are anticipated for the market during the forecast period from 2020 to 2025. The report estimates the performance of the key players along with their new product launches. The report covers definitive information about the market including vertical, market size, and revenue estimation.

Further, all the information regarding global Automobile Current Sensor market competitors, growth rate, revenue ups and downs, regional players, industrial players, and applications has been mentioned in the report.  The study focuses on trends, market share, opportunities, and forecast market in terms of product types, by applications and major influencers. The report also studies factors such as

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Kantanka automobile building fingerprint car ignition

Business News of Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Source: kuulpeeps.com

2020-10-06

Founder of Kantanka Automobile, Apostle Kwadwo SarfoFounder of Kantanka Automobile, Apostle Kwadwo Sarfo

The world is advancing in terms of car technology.

In the same fashion, Ghana’s own car making company, Kantanka Automobile Limited is also bringing in the latest technological advancement in the vehicles they produce.

Recently, Kantanka Automobile produced its own electronic vehicle which is yet to hit the market.

Now, the company is in the testing phase of a fingerprint start and stop car ignition.

People no longer do not turn a key to start their care engines anymore. Now they are using voice recognition and a push of a button to start and stop their engines.

In a demonstration video at the Kantanka facility, a staff member showed how by using a registered fingerprint the car engine starts and stops.

The company is also building a safety prototype in which nothing in

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Gorky Automobile Plant Unveils New Pre Serial GAZelle e-NN


Image Source: GAZelle e-NN

First pre-serial GAZelle e-NN LCVs have rolled off the assembly line at Gorky Automobile Plant. The new model is based on the unified electric platform; its architecture makes it possible to build a complete lineup of light commercial vehicles, including drop-side trucks, minibuses, vans and various specialty vehicles. Three new vehicles were showcased at the Digital Industry of Industrial Russia Conference taking place in Nizhny Novgorod, the hometown of GAZ, from 23 to 25 September.

Gorky Automobile Plant has showcased its first pre-serial GAZelle e-NN vehicles – an executive-class minibus, a shuttle van and a crew van – at the CIPR Conference. The electric vehicles were made at the main assembly line as part of the pre-serial production process. The new model designed by GAZ engineers

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Automobile service centres see dip in biz as WFH becomes new normal | Bengaluru News

BENGALURU: Thanks to workfrom-home, virus scare and travel restrictions, many automobile service centres in the city are witnessing a sharp drop in demand.
A majority of vehicle owners, particularly techies, have left the city and are working from their hometowns and villages. Some customers are reportedly reluctant to visit service centres due to virus scare.
MP Shyam, president (Karnataka chapter), Federation of Automobile Dealers’ Association, said: “Vehicle usage has reduced mainly because of WFH. Service stations are seeing less demand for ‘body & paint services’ because of dip in accident cases in the city.”
Meanwhile, many cab drivers are deferring service since they are not getting adequate income. Karnataka State Travel Operators Association president K Radhakrishna Holla said: “We’re getting calls and mails from different distributors for periodic vehicle service. We’re not running our vehicles because of poor business, so we’ll give them for service only when the demand goes
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DSG Global Subsidiary Imperium Motors Announcing Major Strategic Partnership with Skywell Automobile Group Co, Ltd.

DSG Global Actively Pursuing Spinoff/Partial Buyout of Imperium Motors

Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, Oct. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DSG Global Inc. (OTCQB: DSGT) (“DSGT”), and subsidiary automobile division Imperium Motor Corp., announced that today a strategic partnership with Skywell New Energy Automobile Group Co., Ltd. (Skywell) to exclusively market their electric vehicles to the North American Region. The first vehicle to be introduced will be the new ET5 SUV, announced on September 24, 2020 by DSG Global.

Skywell New Energy Automobile Group Co. Ltd. was founded in 2011. With the manufacturing and sales of large, medium and light buses, passenger cars and related components and parts as the main body, it has gradually become the leading enterprise of China’s new energy automobile industry.

Skywell owns Nanjing Jinlong Bus Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Wuhan Skywell New Energy Automobile Co., Ltd., Shenzhen Skywell Automobile Co.,

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The Future Of Sustainable Automobile: KBO Bike

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KBO Bike
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KBO Bike

Chino, California, Oct. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the activism of climate change is catching speed, more and more people are opting towards sustainable livelihoods. People all around the world are giving up modern luxuries of single-use plastics, petrol and diesel-powered cars, fast fashion, and much more. In a situation such as this, where sustainability is of utmost importance to preserve the climate and slow down climate change, automobile companies are dashing to keep up with the increasing standards of their consumers.

And with a stride in the general direction of progress, electric commuting bikes by KBO Bikes are catching on with the people.

About KBO Bikes:

KBO Bike is aimed at offering more choices for people who e-bike to commute and who e-bike for leisure by pushing the boundaries for innovation and imagination. We want you to explore the freedom and pure

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Manzal Pathan is revolutionizing the automobile industry – brand post

The automobile industry is changing fast, and Manzil Pathan has shown that one can survive the cut-throat competition by constantly innovating and staying ahead of others. Only the best of the best can rise to the top in a competitive industry as has been the case with Manzil Pathan.

Hailing from Hyderabad from a business family, Manzil Pathan knew the ways the market functions. He was constantly charmed by cars in vogue. He over the years grew into a proprietor of an effective automobile organization. His organization guarantees that the clients will get the best vehicles in magnificent conditions without being repetitive and old fashioned.

The customization of Manzil Pathan’s vehicle workshop gives the old vehicles out of the world appearances. The workshop of Manzil Pathan’s vehicle gives extraordinary significance to the state of the vehicle through appropriate channels and customization. Every vehicle is cleaned and pleasantly modified so it

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