Posts tagged as Nissan

Companies derive benefit from a private microgrid

Large companies risk expensive loss of production when the municipal or utility power supply fails. Such failures become more frequent as infrastructure ages, but can also result from other factors such as cable theft, severe weather conditions, etc. Companies can protect themselves from such losses by installing a private microgrid at their factory site. One […]

Toets ‘n Bakkie: Nissan Leafs you stunned!

  by Dirk Engelbrecht Seeing that Vector is an electrical contractors’ magazine, Nissan agreed to lend me a car which is powered by electricity, with zero emission and lots of power. I must start off by mentioning that I was a bit unsure about this car. I mean, it is a bit much for us […]

Nissan and Eskom enter into electric vehicle research project

Nissan recently announced a unique three-year research project with electricity utility Eskom that will include testing the Nissan Leaf, Nissan’s flagship electric vehicle. The project is ahead of Nissan SA’s plans to formally launch the Nissan Leaf, becoming South Africa’s first commercial available fully electric vehicle (EV) – later this year. It follows a pilot programme to promote […]

Toets n bakkie

Dirk Engelbrecht test drives the Nissan Navara: It looks like a bakkie and carries load like one, but it drives like a luxury car! Please download the PDF

Self-healing paint finish for iPhone case

Nissan recently announced a self-healing iPhone case. The scratch shield iPhone case features the brand’s self-healing paint finish, a world first in paint technology developed in 2005 and already used on a number of Nissan and Infiniti models. Now this ground-breaking technology has been applied to the smartphone, a product that’s prone to scratches through […]