Local News, Worldwide Research
From its headquarters in the US, Power Systems Research collects, analyzes and forecasts data through its regional offices around the world. In this section, you'll find local news for each of the key regions in which Power Systems Research operates. This page contains blog posts dealing with information around the world.
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May 24, 2017
May 22, 2017--The Indian CV Industry is expected to register good growth numbers across different segments, driven by the slew of forward-looking changes taking place in the market.
The M&HCV (truck) segment is likely to register a growth of 6-8% >Read more
May 23, 2017
Fabio Ferraresi contributed to this report
Agrishow Registers Sales Increase of 13%
The biggest agricultural fair of Brazil posted sales of 2.2 billion BRL, up13% compared to last year's show. The volume might be even higher when adding business done by banks and transactions started at the fair. Total results are expected in the next weeks.
Source: Automotive Business
PSR Analysis: T >Read more
May 23, 2017
Electric Vehicles To Cut Fuel Costs by $60 Billion by 2030
Accelerated adoption of electric and shared vehicles could save $60 billion in diesel and petrol costs while cutting down as much as 1 giga-tonne (GT) of carbon emissions for India by 2030.
PSR Analysis: Leading EV manufacturers such as Tesla Inc. and Toyota Motor Corp. are showing interest in the Indian market and Nissan has announced plans to bring its best-selling EV Leaf to India. At the same time, the power and utility sector in India is rapidly changing: reducing dependence on >Read more
May 23, 2017
Beijing Holds Its Breath as Ozone Levels Surge
Beijing and parts of neighboring Hebei province and Tianjin were blanketed by smog infused with high levels of ozone recently amid a heat wave sweeping across parts of northern China.
The concentration of ground level ozone peaked at 141 micrograms per cubic meter of air on May 19, 2017, data from the Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau showed.
Source: Caixin >Read more
May 3, 2017
UK Triggers Article 50 Requesting Exit from EU. Now What?
Well, the UK has triggered Article 50, officially requesting to exit from the European Union. Since the Brexit vote nine months ago, the UK economy has grown at a higher rate than expected, prompted by the fall in the value of the pound. Exports have increased and consumer spending over the past six months has been strong. Employment is at an all-time high and the unemployment rate is at 4.7%. All looks good for the UK – but......
Prices for materials and fuels paid by UK manufacturers for processing (input >Read more