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Home > Press > EnerDel and Think Global Demonstrate Operational Battery Pack in Th!nk City Vehicle

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Ener1, Inc.(Amex: HEV), an energy storage solutions company, today reported that its
lithium-ion battery subsidiary, EnerDel, has installed and demonstrated a
fully functional lithium-ion battery pack in a Th!nk City electric vehicle at
its manufacturing facility in Indianapolis. The integration of the battery
pack into a Th!nk City EV was completed ahead of the schedule previously
announced by EnerDel. The successful completion of this milestone indicates
that EnerDel is on schedule to meet the year-end timetable for volume
production under its supply agreement with Think Global of Oslo, Norway.

EnerDel and Think Global Demonstrate Operational Battery Pack in Th!nk City Vehicle

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL | Posted on June 10th, 2008

EnerDel delivered three functional 27 kWh lithium-ion battery packs to
Think Global earlier this year for testing. Both companies are working to meet
the scheduled roll-out of pre-production units over the next three months.


"This is a very exciting program to be involved in, with an aggressive
time to market schedule," commented EnerDel CEO Ulrik Grape. "Our
collaboration with Think to develop a battery solution for the leading
electric vehicle worldwide, the Th!nk City, has been rewarding. A lot of work
remains both in terms of testing and evaluation, but we anticipate that we
will be able to meet the schedule set by our supply agreement to begin
production of integrated battery packs by the end of this year."


"We are very pleased with the progress EnerDel and Think have made on the
lithium-ion battery solution for the Th!nk City vehicle," said Think Global
CEO Jan-Olaf Willums. "EnerDel has achieved an important milestone and met
our expectations so far. We are confident that the project is on schedule to
introduce the EnerDel battery in production vehicles by the end of the year."



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this press release.

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About Ener1, Inc.
Ener1, Inc. (Amex: HEV) is an energy storage solutions company that is
developing and commercializing advanced, high-performance safe lithium-ion
(Li-ion) batteries for hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), plug-in HEVs (PHEVs)
and electric vehicles (EVs). Ener1 is also developing commercial fuel cell
products through its EnerFuel subsidiary and nanotechnology-based materials
and manufacturing processes for batteries and other applications through its
NanoEner subsidiary. For more information, visit www.ener1.com and
www.enerdel.com or call (212) 920-3500.



About Think Global


Think designs, develops, manufactures and markets environmentally friendly
vehicles and technologies. The company has more than 17 years of experience in
developing and producing electric vehicles. Today, 1,200 TH!NKs are driving on
Norwegian roads. The new TH!NK City is a fifth generation electrical vehicle
assembled at Aurskog, Norway. Series production of the car started late last
year and the first cars are delivered to Scandinavian customers. Later this
year, the car will be launched in selected markets in Europe . The capacity of
its first assembly plant in Aurskog outside Oslo, Norway is presently being
increased to 10,000 cars per year, which Think expects to reach during 2009.
Strong owners with visions and resources want to make Think the "car company
of the 21st century". For more info: www.think.no .

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