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Electric Vehicle Fervor In Bhutan

Suddenly, weirdly and wonderfully, Bhutan, where the per capita income of $2,420 is about a tenth the cost of a Nissan Leaf – and the math gets way worse for a Tesla Model S – is an electric-vehicle hot spot.… Read More
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Who Will Get Tesla’s Gigafactory?

Tesla on Wednesday released more information about the planned giant lithium-ion battery factory that has everyone so excited – Elon Musk’s already famous Gigafactory – indicating that it will invest around $2 billion in the plant, with unnamed partners putting… Read More
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Tesla Can Do No Wrong

If you can take your eyes off Tesla’s stock for a moment, here’s a little news about the car the company makes: It’s awesome. So says Consumer Reports in its new Top Picks 2014 feature, which puts the Tesla Model… Read More

Tesla Motors Talks Its 2014 Electric Vehicle Road Map

Tesla Motors, in its latest earnings report released earlier this week [PDF], highlighted its extensive plans for fiscal year 2014. I’ve placed that information from the letter below for your consideration, but in summary there are a couple big items… Read More
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Mass EV Charging Infrastructure Envisioned In China

What could someday be the world’s largest electric vehicle fast charging network is set to begin going online in China. The companies behind it, power and automation technology provider ABB and automotive brand Shenzhen BYD Daimler New Technology, will be… Read More