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Drone captures stunning footage of Tesla's new gigafactory in the Nevada desert

Tesla is building what will be the world’s largest battery factory. New drone footage taken in the desert of Nevada shows how far construction has moved along. 6 more words

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Fiat Chrysler CEO met with heads of Apple Inc and Tesla Motors Inc amid push for consolidation

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Fresh off a three-day trip to California during which he met with the heads of Apple and Tesla Motors Inc., Fiat Chrysler chief executive Sergio Marchionne is more determined than ever to pursue industry consolidation lest the “technology disruptors” beat the auto industry at its own game. 524 more words

Transportation

Tesla battery orders have been 'like off the hook,' says CEO Elon Musk

Tesla Motors Inc. is already building a 5-million-square-foot battery factory. It’s not big enough.

That was the message from Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk this week while discussing, for the first time, the early response to his new product line of storage batteries designed for use in homes and businesses.  688 more words

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Tesla Motors Inc’s new battery doesn't work that well with rooftop solar

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk introduced a new family of batteries designed to stretch the solar-power revolution into its next phase. There’s just one problem: Tesla’s new battery doesn’t work well with rooftop solar — at least not yet. 1,071 more words

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Tesla Motors Inc shares tumble after analyst calls its cash burn 'eye watering'

Tesla Motors Inc. fell Thursday after Morgan Stanley said the company’s “eye watering” use of cash puts more pressure on a good production start for the Model X sport utility vehicle. 941 more words

Investing

SGL Carbon SE shares rise thanks to Tesla Motors Inc's push into batteries

SGL Carbon SE of Wiesbaden, Germany, shares climbed the most in almost three months as investors anticipate the maker of carbon components could benefit from Tesla Motors Inc.’s push into batteries that store electricity for buildings. 201 more words

Investing

Riding Tesla's coattails: This tiny Ontario battery maker just bought the biggest 'gigafactory' in Europe

TORONTO — Sankar Das Gupta is hoping that his company Electrovaya Inc. can ride on the coattails of Elon Musk, who last week announced the transformative Tesla Energy battery solution that could change the way homes and vehicles are powered in the near future. 751 more words

Energy