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Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess 'not afraid' of an Apple electric car

February 15, 2021 9:10 am

While Apple’s plans are not public, Diess said its intentions as such were “logical” because the company had expertise in batteries, software and design, and that it had deep pockets to build on these competencies.

Tesla claims engineer stole secrets just days into the job

January 23, 2021 11:06 am

During his two-week employment ending Jan. 6, Alex Khatilov stole more than 6,000 scripts, or files of code, that automate a broad range of business functions, Tesla argues in its trade-secret theft complaint.

Apple's self-driving electric car is at least half a decade away

January 08, 2021 9:27 am

The Cupertino, California-based technology giant has a small team of hardware engineers developing drive systems, vehicle interior and external car body designs with the goal of eventually shipping a vehicle.

Lithium-air batteries may power future cars, houses: Study

February 21, 2019 2:44 pm

Scientists say that Lithium-air batteries, which run on ambient oxygen, may be a sustainable and environment-friendly way to store energy and power electric vehicles, houses, and industries of the future.

Recycling operations get revamped to meet electric vehicle demand

November 19, 2017 1:42 pm

Recycling companies are honing processes to extract metals from old batteries more cheaply and efficiently so they can capitalise on an expected shortfall in cobalt and lithium.

Tesla's Shanghai plant plans boosts Chinese auto parts suppliers' profits

October 23, 2017 1:17 pm

Stocks of auto-parts suppliers jumped in Asian trading after Wall Street Journal reported that Tesla Inc reached an agreement with Shanghai’s government to build a fully owned manufacturing facility in the city

Automakers plan electric car blitz even as Tesla burns billions

October 02, 2017 11:40 am

Companies are lining up to compete wit Tesla. Almost 50 new pure electric-car models will come to market globally between now and 2022, including vehicles from Daimler AG and Volkswagen AG.

Israeli firm says it can recharge phone in 30 seconds

November 25, 2014 1:28 am

Chelsea club owner Roman Abramovich among investors.

Mahindra Reva launches all-electric car in Chandigarh

April 22, 2013 9:54 pm

Electric cars have always had the potential to emerge as a serious alternative to fossil fuel driven vehicles.

Mahindra launches electric car e20' priced at Rs 5.96 lakh

March 18, 2013 9:23 pm

The two-door,four-seater car is powered by new generation lithium-ion batteries.