Tag: Electric Cars

$250,000 Tesla Roadster upstages Tesla Semi unveiling

$250,000 Tesla Roadster upstages Tesla Semi unveiling

Tesla Roadster has 620 mile range On Tuesday evening just as Elon Musk wrapped up the Tesla Semi reveal, the Tesla Roadster wowed the crowd when it drove out of the big truck’s trailer, into the spotlight. Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said the second-generation $250,000 EV would be the fastest production car ever. The […]

By November 17, 2017 1 Comments Read More →
How much extra are you willing to pay to speed up the Energy Transition?

How much extra are you willing to pay to speed up the Energy Transition?

Consumer behaviour is complex and often contradictory By Barry Rueger Dear Reader, here is my question for you: how much extra are you willing to pay to speed up the Energy Transition? How much risk are you willing to assume? This is not at all a simple question. Would we be likely to retrofit our current […]

Big Oil’s transportation fuel business at risk from biofuels, electric cars – Lux Research

Big Oil’s transportation fuel business at risk from biofuels, electric cars – Lux Research

Diversification production including high-value chemicals, and cost-cutting key to fighting off the growing challenge, Lux Research says BOSTON, MA – July 14, 2016 – The trillion-dollar oil industry, which gets 80 per cent of its revenues from transportation fuels, needs to diversify into adjacent areas to counter a serious threat from alternative fuels and battery technologies, according […]

Affordable Model 3 is Tesla’s biggest test yet

Affordable Model 3 is Tesla’s biggest test yet

Model 3 starting price $35,000 DETROIT _ The promise of an affordable electric car from Tesla Motors had hundreds of people lining up to reserve one. Tesla planned to unveil its Model 3 Thursday night at its Los Angeles design studio. It doesn’t go on sale until late 2017, but potential buyers could reserve one […]

By March 31, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
Indianapolis electric car sharing program launched, questions remain over subsidies, stations

Indianapolis electric car sharing program launched, questions remain over subsidies, stations

Indianapolis electric car sharing offers by-the-hour rentals INDIANAPOLIS – An electric car sharing program that’s launched in Indianapolis faces lingering questions about its city subsidies and complaints about the charging stations tying up parking spaces. Mayor Greg Ballard has promoted the BlueIndy program as an energy-saving alternative mode of transportation, while some skeptics wonder whether the city is […]

By September 7, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Tesla Motors unveils new product – likely a battery – next month

Tesla Motors unveils new product – likely a battery – next month

Tesla Motors stock up 3 per cent following announcement Tesla Motors says it will reveal a new product next month, but it’s not a car. CEO Elon Musk tweeted Monday that “a major new Tesla product line” will be revealed April 30. Tesla shares rose 3 per cent to $190.60 after the tweet. Musk said […]