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Hitachi Vehicle Energy, Ltd.

Rapidly growing market

The market of lithium ion battery for Hybrid-Electric Vehicles is rapidly growing and it attracts companies around the world as they are havinig their business operation. Even among such companies, Hitachi Vehicle Energy, Ltd. has steadily accumulated achievements as the pioneer in the lithium ion battery for automobiles . It is currently attracting the attention as a leader in the industry, and it is receiving numerous business inquiries not only in Japan but also from all around the world.

1999 (Nissan)
TINO HYBRID

1999(Nissan)TINO HYBRID

Our hybrid vehicle system including the motor, inverter and etc., along with the lithium-ion battery were adopted for the TINO Hybrid from Nissan in 1999.

2005,2007 (Isuzu)
ELF HYBRID

2005,2007 (Isuzu) ELF HYBRID

It is an advanced diesel Hybrid-Electric Vehicles which has highly combined the needs of a commercial vehicle and favorable mileage / low exhaust gas by loading the optimum hybrid system for compact size trucks. Our lithium-ion battery for Hybrid-Electric Vehicles was used for the very first time on commercial trucks. It is continued to be loaded on the '07 model(Photograph).

2006 (Mitsubishi Fuso)
CANTER ECO HYBRID

2006 (Mitsubishi Fuso) CANTER ECO HYBRID

Canter Eco Hybrid is a new truck which came into existence in response to the imperative need to prevent the global warming. The hybrid system that combined the diesel engine and motor is telling the way of being for new trucks with reduction of CO2 and realization of low fuel consumption. Our lithium ion battery for Hybrid-Electric Vehicles is being used.

2007 (Mitsubishi Fuso)
AERO STAR ECO HYBRID

2007 (Mitsubishi Fuso) AERO STAR ECO HYBRID

The new generation's hybrid large size shuttle bus has a low fuel consumption and it is clean with superior quietness. It has a series style hybrid system, and the electric-generating engine stops when there is no need for battery charging and it will run only with the motor. Our lithium ion battery for Hybrid-Electric Vehicles is being used.

2007(JR East)
Hybrid Railway
Motor Car
(KIHA E200)

2007(JR East)Hybrid Railway Motor Car (KIHA E200)

The train with the the hybrid system, the new motive energy system was developed by JR East in 2003 based on the concept of "reduction of environment's burden". This train has started operation for the first time in the world as a commercial train on July 31, 2007 on the Koumi Line between Kobuchizawa and Komoro. Our lithium ion battery is being used.

2011 (General Motors)
2012 Buick LaCrosse
with eAssist

2011 (General Motors) 2012 Buick LaCrosse with eAssist

2012 Buick LaCrosse with eAssist™ is a hybrid-electic passenger car which was developed by General Motors (GM).
GM is installing our 115V lithium-ion battery module into eAssist™ and this car has been on the market from 2011.

2011 (General Motors)
2012 Buick Regal
with eAssist

2011 (General Motors) 2012 Buick Regal with eAssist

2012 Buick Regal with eAssist™ is a hybrid-electic passenger car which was developed by General Motors (GM).
GM is installing our 115V lithium-ion battery module into eAssist™ and this car has been on the market from 2011.

2012 (General Motors)
2013 Chevrolet
Malibu Eco

2012 (General Motors) 2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco

2013 Chevrolet Malibu Eco is a hybrid-electic passenger car used eAssist™ system which was developed by General Motors (GM).
GM is installing our 115V lithium-ion battery module into eAssist™ and this car has been on the market from 2012.

2014 (Nissan)
PATHFINDER
HYBRID

2014 (Nissan) PATHFINDER HYBRID

Our lithium-ion battery was adopted for PATHFINDER HYBRID / INFINITI QX60 HYBRID from Nissan in 2014.

2015 (Nissan)
X-TRAIL
Hybrid

2014 (Nissan) X-TRAIL Hybrid

Nissan unveiled X-TRAIL Hybrid to Japan market in May 2015, which is installing our Lithium ion battery system.

2015 (Nissan)
Murano
Hybrid

2015 (Nissan) Murano Hybrid

Nissan unveiled Murano Hybrid to China market in August 2015, which is installing our Lithium ion battery system.