* Salvaged Renault car batteries assembled for power storage
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PARIS (Reuters) - Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn is preparing to cut battery manufacturing, people familiar with the matter said, in a new reversal on electric cars that has re-opened deep divisions with alliance partner Renault .
production, reversing its previous stance toward electric car manufacturing. The move would see Nissan following alliance partner Renault ( OTC:RNSDF ) by purchasing cheaper batteries from South Korea. Nissan currently makes all its own electric car batteries
PARIS, Sept 9 (Reuters) - Renault will build a small version of the electric vehicles that have become a common sight in Paris under the "Autolib" self-service hire brand, putting a big name behind the concept of purpose-built, rechargeable hire cars for the first time.
(Corrects last paragraph to say Indianapolis not Minneapolis)
PARIS (Reuters) - French carmaker Renault has signed a deal with conglomerate Bollore to build a three-seater version of the four-seater Bluecar electric vehicle used in Bollore's 'Autolib' self-service auto hire scheme in France.
* Loss-making Aston Martin needs new investments (Adds analyst comment, details, background)
TOGLIATTI, Russia, Aug 29 (Reuters) - AvtoVAZ, the Russian carmaker controlled by Renault - Nissan , may bring some parts production in-house as it struggles to get more competitive pricing and stamp out corruption in its local supply chain, senior executives said.
* No plans to review, postpone vehicle development in Russia