Nissan to build UK’s first mass-produced electric car

Carmaker Nissan is to make its new Leaf electric car at its Sunderland plant. Production will start in 2013 with an initial annual capacity of 50,000 vehicles. Nissan also announced it will start building its lithium-ion battery factory at Sunderland in A

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