NIO, one of China's leading new energy vehicle firms, announced on September 29 that its first battery swap station in Germany has officially been launched in Zusmarshausen.
Chinese electric vehicle maker NIO will hold its European launch event in Berlin on October 8, marking the firm's exploration of new business opportunities in Europe.
Chinese automotive giant SAIC Motor announced on September 22 that it has jointly established a battery swapping firm alongside Sinopec, PetroChina, CATL and Shanghai International Automobile City.
On September 17, CATL announced that its self-developed MTB (Module-to-Bracket) technology will be applied to the heavy duty truck battery swap project of Qiyuan Green Power, a Chinese power battery swap operator.
China's leading battery firm, Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Ltd. (CATL), stated on September 6 that its subsidiary Xiamen Times' new energy battery base (phase I) has officially started in Xiamen, Fujian Province.
Robin Zeng, the founder and chairman of Chinese battery giant CATL, delivered a speech on August 28 at the 2022 World New Energy Vehicle Conference, mainly expressing his ideas on the development of battery technology and carbon reduction of power batteries.
Automotive industry chain and charging pile services in Sichuan and Chongqing in China have been affected by recent power brownouts. Under this background, a NIO vehicle owner shared his benefits gaining from the EV maker's battery swapping mode.
Norway's second battery charging and swapping station operated by Chinese EV firm NIO was officially launched on August 15 in Vestby.