Nissan unveils Ariya, its new 100% electric SUV

At a recent online conference, Nissan unveiled the Ariya, its new electric car. With a range of 483 kilometers, it will be sold in 2021 starting at $ 40,000.

Nissan finally returns to the 100% electric vehicle, almost ten years after the Nissan Leaf. In a remote conference, the Japanese automaker presented its new electric SUV, Nissan Ariya. This vehicle will be marketed in Japan in the spring of 2021 and then in North America at the end of 2021. Equipped with two to four-wheel drive, it is armed with an estimated range of 482.8 kilometers and will equipped, under the hood, with a 63 kWh or 87 kWh battery of your choice. With the Ariya, Nissan is betting on discretion and sobriety - a bit like Arya Stark from Game of Thrones, whose name unintentionally evokes. The interior of its cabin is proof: its dashboard is only adorned with two rectangular screens of 12.3 inches each. The vehicle is of course connectable to other mobile devices, tha…

OPEC+ meeting, the framework of the offer under debate

A remote meeting of OPEC + ministers started on Thursday to take stock of the reduction in world supply and the intentions of producer countries like Iraq and Kazakhstan to respect their production quotas in order to support price per barrel.
OPEC+ meeting, the framework of the offer under debate

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, united under the unofficial name of Opep +, have reduced their production by 9.7 million barrels per day (bpd) since the beginning of May, an unprecedented drop equivalent to at 10% of total world supply and aims to encourage the rebound in crude prices.

The group agreed earlier this month to extend the deal until the end of July; production should then only be reduced by 7.7 million bpd until December.

Three sources in OPEC + said the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) meeting remotely on Thursday should not recommend extending the reduction of 9.7 million bpd beyond July.

He must however fix the date of the next meeting, expected in July, which will discuss the cuts in pumping for the month of August.

On the oil market, the price of a barrel of Brent moved Thursday slightly above 41 dollars. It has recovered more than 150% from its mid-April low ($ 15.98) but remains almost 40% below its level at the start of the year.