Mercedes Benz’s domestic storage hits US

Mercedes-Benz is collaborating with a solar energy developer to bring its domestic storage system to the US. The collaboration will be the first time US solar provider Vivint Solar has integrated batteries into its product, which have already been installed at more than 100,000 sites across the country. Mercedes Benz’s modular system can host up […]

Mercedes Benz unveils domestic energy storage in UK

Mercedes Benz is offering residential storage batteries to UK customers. The modular system can host up to eight battery units, each with a capacity of 2.5kWh, to provide a maximum of 20kWh of storage for domestic use. The car manufacturer says the technology, which it has been using in its electric vehicles and hybrids for some time, […]

Mercedes owner investigates its own diesel emissions

German car manufacturer Daimler is to investigate its own emissions testing process. The internal probe regarding its certification process in the US has been launched at the request of the Department of Justice. The owner of Mercedes-Benz stated: “Daimler is co-operating fully with the authorities. Daimler will consequently investigate possible indications of irregularities and of […]

It’s not just what’s under the bonnet! Cars rated on emissions

Most motorheads would look at a car’s spec for its break horse power or torque – but now car buyers can check how green their rides are. More than 40,000 models have been rated on how many carbon emissions are generated over their lifecycle, from the manufacturing process of the vehicle and the fuel to […]