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Tesla lays claim to world's fastest production car

Tesla lays claim to world's fastest production car

Tesla Motors says new version of the Model S electric car is now the quickest production car in the world from zero to 60 miles per hour
Published: 08/23/16

Study: Global warming means smoggier autumns in US Southeast

The drier, warmer autumn weather that's becoming more common due to climate change may extend summer smog well into the fall in the Southeastern U.S., according to a study published on Monday
Published: 08/22/16

Electric cars to receive accommodations in Baton Rouge

Electric car owners will now have some reserved parking spots downtown where the city and the Baton Rouge Area Foundation are installing free charging stations
Published: 08/20/16

Email shows Air Force official raised Faraday spying concern

Documents show an Air Force commander raised questions last year about whether an electric car company moving to North Las Vegas posed a national security risk
Published: 08/19/16

Ameren plans electric car charging stations in Missouri

The utility company Ameren Missouri is seeking approval from the Missouri Public Service Commission to build six public charging stations for electric vehicles between St. Louis and central Missouri
Published: 08/15/16
Tesla: Removal of 'Autopilot' from Chinese site a mistake

Tesla: Removal of 'Autopilot' from Chinese site a mistake

Tesla says the term "Autopilot" was mistakenly removed from the electric car maker's website for China, but it was restored Monday
Published: 08/15/16
Maiden flight of giant helium-filled airship postponed

Maiden flight of giant helium-filled airship postponed

The makers of a blimp-shaped, helium-filled airship billed as the world's biggest aircraft have postponed its maiden flight at the last minute
Updated one month ago
APNewsBreak: California may beef up electric vehicle mandate

APNewsBreak: California may beef up electric vehicle mandate

California lawmaker to introduce legislation requiring 15 percent of all new vehicles be zero emission by 2025 as state aims to ramp up climate change efforts
Updated one month ago
Electric car maker misses debt payment to Mississippi

Electric car maker misses debt payment to Mississippi

Electric car maker GreenTech Automotive has missed its first $150,000 debt payment on a $3 million loan from the state of Mississippi
Updated one month ago
Tesla loss grows as it falls short of sales goals

Tesla loss grows as it falls short of sales goals

Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. ended its turbulent second quarter with a larger-than-expected loss but said it remains on track to increase production in the second half of this year and introduce a new car in 2017
Updated one month ago