“The Global Learning Series” “Understanding The Electric Vehicle Movement”…The Nissan LEAF is the world’s first mass market 100% electric vehicle. The Nissan LEAF is currently available in all 50 states in the United States. At the end of 2012, Nissan will start production of the Nissan LEAF in the U.S. at its brand new battery and vehicle assembly plant located in Smyrna TN, where Nissan has been producing several other vehicles in its lineup for over 30 years.
Globally, Nissan’s operations include automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, distribution and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving the environment under the Nissan Green Program and was recognized as an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in 2010 and 2011.
Nissan believes in the technology and supports governmental support as energy independence and sustainability is the responsibility of all individuals globally. Through this adoption and shift in the market, Nissan firmly believes that we all can create viable and sustainable transportation for many generations to come.