EghtesadOnline: German automakers must invest more in electric vehicles and take on Elon Musk’s Tesla Inc., Chancellor Angela Merkel’s chief of staff said Saturday.
EghtesadOnline: Hidden within the salt flats high in the Andes mountains of South America are vast deposits of the lithium that Elon Musk may need for his electric-car revolution. But extracting the mineral from brine ponds created by Orocobre Ltd. has proved more difficult than expected.
EghtesadOnline: Think billionaires and outer space and three names quickly come to mind: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Richard Branson.
EghtesadOnline: The idea was nothing short of revolutionary: convert the nation’s millions of trucks, buses and other commercial vehicles to run on natural gas instead of gasoline and diesel.
EghtesadOnline: Some of the world’s top auto-parts suppliers aren’t buying all the enthusiasm about the electric vehicles hyped by Tesla Inc.’s Elon Musk and larger carmakers trying to keep up.
EghtesadOnline: Tesla Inc's (TSLA.O) shares rose 6 percent on Thursday as investors continued to bet on CEO Elon Musk's ability to successfully take the company out of "manufacturing hell" as it ramps up production of its mass-market Model 3 sedans.
EghtesadOnline: First the Model 3 electric car. Now the solar roof. In just one week, Tesla has challenged two distinct industries with radically new products.
EghtesadOnline: Tesla Inc.’s Elon Musk keeps getting the green light to do what it takes to bring electric cars to the masses, regardless of how much it’s going to cost.
EghtesadOnline: Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said on Friday the Model 3 had over half a million advance reservations as he handed over the first 30 to employee buyers, setting the stage for the biggest test yet of the company's strategy to become a profitable, mass market electric car maker.
EghtesadOnline: Elon Musk says he won “verbal” government approval to build the world’s longest tunnel for an ultra-high-speed train line to connect New York to Washington.