In a recent interview with reporters, ARTC
General Manager Huang Lung-chou (?
Together, automakers received orders for more than 5,000 units, and the ongoing 10-year replacement cycle has created momentum for 2012 domestic new car sales, according to ARTC
who have their loved one involved in the ARTC
program will have time to themselves free from caregiver responsibilities while their loved ones benefit from attending the program.
president Joe Huang led a Taiwanese delegation on a fact-finding mission in early May to understand NAMI's capacities and the automobile market in Russia, during which Huang signed the LOI with Maxim Nagaitsev, CEO of NAMI.
Signed by ARTC
president Joy Huang and UTAC president Laurent Benoi, the agreement will initially have ARTC
and UTAC work on EV certification techniques and standards, as well as set up an intelligent-EV exchange platform for the two nations.
says that most survey respondents prioritize cost as concern in buying EVs, including fuel and EV prices, as well as the safety issue related to the Volt's battery fire.
The president also said that that in 2011 ARTC
signed cooperation agreements or memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with different international certification bodies, including SAE, UL, TUV SUD etc.
In the past three years, he reports, ARTC
has won four gold medals and two silver medals at iENA alone.
Huang pointed out that ARTC
has working closely with TUV SUD, and the MOU would further leverage bilateral advantages to enhance ARTC
's certification capability of electrical safety, reliability for assembled EVs, batteries and charging facilities, as well as help the ARTC
win the E-mark to solidify the center's capability in Taiwan to help local EV operators.
To be at the front line, ARTC
sent people to the world's top labs for training and will install advanced equipment not even seen in industrially advanced nations.
With EV drivers typically concerned about cruise range and recharging time, the ARTC
said, many countries are developing intelligent EV service platforms with control centers that propose for drivers optimal recharging programs by considering location and operation conditions of nearby stations, adding that the proposed charging station can be remotely controlled and will be integrated into fleet management systems to form an information platform for EV-service developers.