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Balqon Corporation to introduce Plug in Hybrid Drive System for Heavy Duty trucks and Buses

Balqon Corporation and Polar Power Inc. to develop DC charging generators for high voltage lithium battery powered trucks and buses HARBOR CITY, Calif. — September 16, 2013—Balqon Corporation (OTCBB: BLQN), a developer of electric drive system technology for commercial vehicles, today announced that it has entered into a Joint Development Agreement with Polar Power Inc. to develop series plug in hybrid system for its line of heavy duty electric trucks and buses. Under this Agreement both companies will work towards …

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Balqon Corporation Introduces ZEVQON™ Electric Vehicle Motor Controllers For Commercial Truck and Bus Markets

HARBOR CITY, California. January 16, 2013—Balqon Corporation (OTCBB: BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium battery storage devices, announced release of complete line of next generation electric vehicle motor controllers, named ZEVQON™, designed for emerging zero emission commercial truck and bus markets. ZEVQON™ EV controllers is a complete line of AC inverters ranging in power from 20 Kw to 240 Kw, designed for use in electric vehicles ranging in size from a small utility vehicle to 30 …

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DSE Hybrid Selects Balqon Corporation Lithium Battery System For Island Pilot Hybrid Yacht Using Sol

HARBOR CITY, California. Jan 29, 2013—Balqon Corporation (OTCBB: BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium battery storage devices, announced delivery and installation of HIQAP™ high energy storage 1000 ahr, 48 volt battery system into Island Pilot Yacht, America’s First Hybrid Yacht, powered by DSE Hybrid solar electric drive. Battery System delivered included lithium batteries, Balqon proprietary Battery Management System, Charger and CAN Bus control systems to safely manage charge and discharge of batteries during daily operation. “We …

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Balqon Corporation Retains Merriman Capital As Capital Markets Advisor

SAN FRANCISCO – January 31, 2013 – Merriman Capital, Inc. (“Merriman”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Merriman Holdings, Inc. (OTCQX: MERR), announced today that it has been retained as capital markets advisor to Balqon Corporation. (“Balqon”) (OTCBB: BLQN). In this capacity, Merriman will advise Balqon on various strategic initiatives focused on increasing shareholder value. These initiatives include the effective engagement of a potentially broader institutional shareholder base, strategies intended to increase trading liquidity and evaluating various opportunities, including assessments of …

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Balqon Corporation Recipient Of Zero Emission Heavy Duty Electric Truck Grant For Port Drayage Applications

HARBOR CITY, California. January 7, 2013—Balqon Corporation (OTC: BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium battery storage devices, announced $925,000 in funds earmarked for Balqon Corporation to develop three on-road electric trucks, Model MX-30 for use at the Port of Los Angeles and Long Beach. According to Air Quality Management District Board minutes, Balqon would provide three battery electric trucks with 100 mile range and a DC fast charger utilizing 500 kilowatt-hour lithium battery energy storage unit. …

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Balqon Corporation Introduces HIQAP-GS™ Lithium Battery For Airport Ground Support Equipment

Balqon Corporation Introduces HIQAP-GS™ Lithium Battery For Airport Ground Support Equipment HARBOR CITY, California. Sep 24, 2012—Balqon Corporation (OTC: BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium battery storage devices, introduces low cost, high capacity lithium battery replacement pack for electric powered airport baggage tractors. The new HIQAP-GS™ series lithium battery pack is available in 48 Volt and 80 Volt configurations with amp hour (Ah) capacity ranging from 400 Ah to 1,000 Ah, doubling the range of current …

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Balqon Corporation Introduces HIQAP™ Lithium Battery For Solar Energy Storage Applications

HIQAP™ 1000 Ah Lithium Battery replacement to industrial lead acid batteries in solar storage applications HARBOR CITY, California. July 30, 2012—Balqon Corporation (OTC: BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium battery storage devices, introduces low cost high capacity lithium batteries as an alternative to the current industrial deep cycle lead acid batteries. The new HIQAP™ batteries are available in 12, 24 and 48 Volt configurations with an amp hour capacity ranging between 700 Ah to 1000 Ah. …

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Balqon Companies Make a Move into Energy Storage

Electric vehicle (EV) manufacturers, like Balqon Corporation (OTCBB: BLQN), are starting to make a move into the energy storage business dominated by companies like A123 Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: AONE) and Valence Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: VLNC). The move could mean new opportunities for EV manufactures, particularly as many energy storage pure-plays are struggling. In this article, we�ll take a look at Balqon�s entry into the energy storage industry, as an example, and how it compares to pure-plays in the sector. The …

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BALQON RECEIVES CONTRACT FROM THE PORT OF LOS ANGELES TO RETROFIT ELECTRIC YARD TRACTORS

Balqon Corporation (OTCBB: BLQN), a developer and manufacturer of zero-emissions heavy-duty electric vehicles, lithium battery energy storage products and electric drive systems, similar to companies like Tesla Motors Inc. (Nasdaq: TSLA) and Toyota Motor Corporation (NYSE: TM), recently announced a new $630,000 contract from the Port of Los Angeles to retrofit six electric powered yard tractors, converting battery packs from lead acid to lithium to increase range. Balqon Corporation (OTCBB: BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium …

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BALQON’S BATTERY STORAGE SYSTEM POWERS UP UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE BUILDING

HARBOR CITY, Calif., May 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Balqon Corporation (OTCBB:BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium battery storage devices, announced today that on May 5, 2012, a one Megawatt Hour (“MWh”) lithium battery storage system installed by Balqon Corporation at the University of California, Riverside (“UCR”) went operational, providing electric power to the Bourns College of Engineering building. The one MWh battery storage system installed at UCR is one of the largest battery storage systems …

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