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April 7, 2021  

Electric vehicle sales surge, putting B.C. on track for emission reductions

(CP) VICTORIA – Electric vehicles are selling in record

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 7, 2020  

Tesla hits target to qualify CEO Elon Musk for big payday

Market value of $100.4 billion translating into a pre-tax gain of about $730 million.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
September 9, 2019  

Volkswagen bets big on electric. Will consumers buy in?

Electric cars remain a niche product at less than 2% of the market, due to higher prices and worries about recharging.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 12, 2019  

Tesla’s Musk lifts shareholder spirits, takes aim at media

He predicts the electric car maker will set manufacturing and sales records in the current quarter.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
August 14, 2018  

Questions loom over Tesla deal after CEO reveals Saudi link

Financing for the deal far from locked up, contradicts guarantee that Musk issued in a tweet.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Technology
July 17, 2017  

Driver blames Tesla’s autopilot feature for crash

Minnesota man says the car accelerated suddenly on its own, veered into a marsh and overturned.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 4, 2017  

Tesla Q1 loss widens on higher spending ahead of Model 3 launch

… But revenue more than doubled to $2.7 billion as more vehicles are delivered in the quarter.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
August 9, 2016  

Electric car maker GreenTech misses debt payment to Mississippi

State is looking for first $150,000 payment on a $3 million loan.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
April 4, 2016  

Orders for lower price Tesla 3 electric auto reach 276,000

Model 3 starts at $35,000 and has a range of 346 kilometres per charge.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 4, 2015  

Tesla’s 3Q loss widens, but shares up

Company says it will meet 2015 production target.

News General
September 22, 2015  

Apple moving forward with electric car project [VIDEO]

Report citing unidentified sources says target ship date is 2019.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
April 9, 2015  

Tesla targets BMW, Mercedes with AWD Model S

Electric 70D model will come to market with a 7% price increase over its predecessor.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Production
January 12, 2015  

$30,000 Chevy EV expected to set up showdown with Tesla

The Bolt has been manufactured with advanced materials to curb weight and maximize range, the automaker says.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 5, 2014  

Tesla delivers record 7,785 sedans in 3Q

…But its loss widens on engineering costs.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 13, 2014  

Tesla opening access to its electric car patents

Opens the door to more collaboration and accelerate vehicle development.

News General
December 5, 2013  

SolarCity offering Tesla batteries to businesses for backup power

Offered first to commercial customers, pilot program underway for residential use.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
November 27, 2013  

Judge approves initial motions in Fisker Automotive bankruptcy

A bankruptcy hearing for the troubled electric car-maker has been fast-tracked, scheduled for Jan. 3.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
August 6, 2013  

GM gives Volt a 13% price-drop jolt to compete with Nissan Leaf

Leaf sales more than tripled after some features cut and price was lowered to $29,650

News Automotive Energy Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
April 24, 2013  

Fisker’s troubles began a year before its loan was suspended

Obama administration was warned in 2010 the electric car maker was missing milestones.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Sustainability Technology
April 23, 2013  

Energy Department seizes $21M from electric car maker Fisker

Troubled automaker has not built a car since the summer of 2012.

News Automotive Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Sustainability Technology
November 20, 2012  

Nissan revamps Leaf electric car

More cruise range, cheaper model, other perks.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability Technology
August 15, 2012  

Fisker names former GM EV head its new CEO

Tony Posawatz led GM’s development of its electric Chevrolet Volt.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
April 12, 2012  

Explosion at Volt battery lab injures two

GM says incident related to prototype battery testing.

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
August 25, 2011  

GM and LG partner to make EVs

LG already supplies battery cell packs for GM’s Chevy Volt and Opel Ampera EVs

News Automotive Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
August 19, 2011  

Cadillac to produce fully electric luxury sedan [Photo Gallery]

New ELR propelled by electric drive unit and four-cylinder engine-generator