1 hr ago
Inside Bay Area
Gigabillboard? Tesla proposes enormous sign outside Fremont factory
The electric car manufacturer wants to erect the towering, 6,300-square-foot advertising space outside its South Fremont compound, where it will promote its new vehicles.
4 hrs ago
a How To Sneak A Tesla Into Russia
Dmitry Grishin really wanted a Model S. And being the man behind Mail.ru, one of Russia's largest online portals, he had the means.
18 hrs ago
California Jobs Rise with Green Energy
Battery costs can make up a quarter of the cost of an electric car such as this Tesla Model S. California recently re-ascended to the rank of 8th largest economy in the world, passing Italy and Russia.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The Motley Fool
Why Kandi Technologies Group Inc. Stock Popped 5% Today
In the last month alone shares have jumped between $16 and $20. But the stock's 5% spike today was bigger than usual.
Tesla gigafactory: State budget watchdogs urge restraint on tax breaks, incentives
The fierce competition among five states to land Tesla Motors' planned "gigafactory" for battery production has been the economic development story of the summer.
Globe and Mail
Reflections on the journey from San Diego to Whistler in a Tesla
Tesla Model S in Whistler, at the conclusion of Globe Drive writer Peter Cheney's road trip, which started in San Diego.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Few Electric Vehicles Sold In Significant Volumes
An article by John Voelcker at Green Car Reports claims that of the electric cars on the market only the Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf, and Tesla Model S are being widely marketed and sold.
The Campbell Reporter
Two 'highly satisfied' Tesla owners get Elon Musk's attention and...
When Long Island resident Richard Manfredi decided to buy full-page ads in The Daily News and another Palo Alto newspaper in the form of an open letter to Elon Musk, he didn't expect to get a reply from the Tesla Motors CEO.
Silicon Alley Insider
Elon Musk May Use The 'Wonder Material' Graphene To Push Tesla Performance To The Next Level
Tesla's critically-acclaimed all-electric Model S sedan can travel roughly 265 miles on a single charge, according to the EPA, but CEO Elon Musk last month said "it will be possible to have a 500-mile range car," adding "in fact, we could do it quite soon."
Tesla building Lake Tahoe supercharger station, report says
Tesla Motors is building a supercharger station in the Sierra Nevada north of Lake Tahoe where drivers of the company's electric cars can recharge along Interstate 80, a newspaper says.
Couple plans 1,500-mile road trip in Nissan Leaf
A number of Teslas have been taken on cross-country road trips since the completion of the last links in the supercharger network which connects the right coast to the left coast via a Northwest Passage-type route, but what about other pure-electrics? The Tesla Model S' 265-mile range is huge compared to that of the Nissan Leaf which has a ... (more)
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Minnesota leads nation, mandates off-peak electric-car charging rates
The arrival of a moderately-priced battery electric car with a rated range of 200 miles will change the entire market for plug-in vehicles.
Power Plants In Europe Could Go Extinct After 2020, Investment Bank Says
Within a few decades, large-scale, centralized electricity generation from fossil fuels could be a thing of the past in Europe.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
Two New Yorkers Took Out A Full-Page Ad To Ask For More Tesla Features, And Elon Musk Responded
Two "VERY highly satisfied" owners of the Tesla Model S from Southold, New York took out a full-page ad in a Silicon Valley newspaper on Friday, and Elon Musk actually responded by saying many of their suggestions would be implemented soon.
The Motley Fool
Tesla Motors, Inc. Embraces New Tech: Ditching Keys for Apps and Paying Hackers?
From the 17-inch display in the all-electric Model S to the company's signature over-the-air software updates, Tesla is true to the Silicon Valley culture.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Recharge Wrap-Up: Tesla gets positive analysis from Credit Suisse, iPhone key for Model S
Credit Suisse analysts are bullish on Tesla . The group gives the electric car company's stock an "outperform" rating with a target price of $325.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Old lead car batteries could become new clean energy
To ride in a Tesla Model S is to experience the future. You get into a car that looks like any other high-end car - a Lexus or Jaguar perhaps - the driver pops a lever, and without any more noise than your grandmother's sewing machine, you are pushed back into your seat by acceleration that is almost unnerving.
Touring by Tesla
Guy Hall poses with a battery cell in hand. His Tesla Model S has more than 7,000 of the cells built into the undercarriage.
Tesla Model S Software Update Brings iPhone Unlocking And Ignition Start
Tesla owners have been looking forward to OS 6.0, a software update for their vehicles, for a while now, but it's finally rolling out to vehicle owners, reports Electrek .
[VIDEO] Renovo Coupe gets detailed in new clip
The 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance has seen, besides some premieres, the debut of the Renovo Coupe.