New Energy Vehicles (NEV) Demonstration in China

DATE: 
Friday, April 29, 2011, 12:00pm to 1:00pm PDT
SPEAKERS: 
Jianhong Ye, Portland State University

The video begins at 2:59.

Abstract: The New Energy Vehicles (NEVs) industry has become one of the national strategically rising industries in China under the pressure of energy safety and environment protection. In order to promote the use of new energy vehicles, China is now launching a big campaign, called "New Energy Vehicle 'Ten Cities & Thousand Units Demonstration' Plan". This presentation will be focused on the background, progress and some key issues to be addressed during the implementation of the demonstration plan. Specific cases of Shanghai, including the Expo demonstration and Chongming Island demonstration will also be mentioned.