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2009-08-06 15:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW) announced today that it received a letter from The Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq") on July 31, 2009, notifying the Company that it is currently not in compliance with the Nasdaq Marketplace Rule 5250(c)(1) because it had not filed its Form 10-K for the period ended April 30, 2009 in a timely manner. Under Nasdaq rules, the Company has 60 calendar days, or until September 29,...

2009-08-05 13:16:00

VAN BUREN TWP., Mich., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's announcement by President Obama that $2.4 billion in grants will be provided to accelerate the manufacturing and deployment of the next generation of U.S. batteries and electric vehicles was hailed as extremely good news by Ricardo CEO Dave Shemmans. "This Recovery Act funding of projects across 20 U.S. states will provide a welcome stimulus to the automotive industry, as well as giving a much needed and farsighted direction that other...

2009-07-14 08:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW) today announced that it has successfully closed a series of transactions with its secured lender, WB QT, LLC ("Lender"), pursuant to which the Company: (i) received $3 million in additional debt financing structured as an 11.5% convertible note with a conversion price of $0.71, (ii) extended the maturity date on its Term Loan C, which has a current outstanding balance of $4.2...

2009-07-08 08:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW) today announced that it has signed a $10.2 Million contract for Phase III development of plug-in hybrid powertrains for Fisker automobiles. This contract will enable Quantum to manage production validation of the Q-Drive plug-in hybrid system and ready it for volume production in 2010. Phase III includes the continuation of engineering development and completion of validation...

2009-07-06 00:07:00

LAS VEGAS, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- SmallCapSentinel.com announces the release of a profile featuring emerging solar company GWS Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: GWSC) and of interest to investors of Clean and Alternative Energy leaders Akeena Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: AKNS), Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (Nasdaq: CLNE), FLIR Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: FLIR), Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW), Raser Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: RZ), and World Energy Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:...

2009-06-23 16:40:00

Fisker Karma Sunset recognized over major manufacturer entries IRVINE, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fisker Karma Sunset PHEV hardtop convertible coupe has been named 2009 Production Preview Concept of the Year, part of the North American Concept Vehicle of the Year Awards. Henrik Fisker, CEO of California-based Fisker Automotive, accepted the honors today during a ceremony at the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn, Michigan. (Photo:...

2009-06-23 08:40:00

IRVINE, California, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW) today announced that its advanced gaseous fuel injectors, fuel metering components, lightweight fuel storage system and powertrain engineering expertise successfully supported Jesse James in shattering the land speed record for a hydrogen powered vehicle. On June 16, 2009, Jesse James clocked 199.712 mph in the hydrogen 'Streamliner' at El Mirage Dry Lake Bed in the Mojave...

2009-06-05 08:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (Nasdaq: QTWW) today announced that its German affiliate, Asola (Asola Advanced and Automotive Solar Systems GmbH) has unveiled a new state-of-the-art facility that will produce crystalline silicon solar photovoltaic modules for the global markets. The new facility is located in Erfurt, the capital city of Thuringia, and is the main city nearest to the geographical centre of Germany. The prime...

2009-04-06 19:20:00

IRVINE, Calif., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisker Automotive, Inc., a leading producer of advanced green technology automobiles, announced today it has entered into definitive agreements to receive an additional $85 million in venture capital funding for the development and manufacturing of its Karma plug-in hybrid automobiles. The financing is expected to be completed this month and will be the fourth and largest investment round since the company's inception in August 2007. (Photo:...

2009-03-24 14:20:00

IRVINE, Calif., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium green automaker Fisker Automotive has appointed its first group of North American retailers to market and service its luxury plug-in hybrid vehicles, beginning with the $87,900, 100mpg Karma sedan later this year. Thirty-two award-winning retailers have confirmed their intent to carry the Fisker marquee. The number puts the carmaker close to its goal of having 40 locations across the country by the end of June 2009. (Photo:...


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