VW eyes SMA Solar storage systems in cooperation talksFri, 12, Aug 2016
Volkswagen is in early talks with German solar power equipment maker SMA Solar about working together, the companies said, as the automaker pushes ambitious electric car plans to overcome its diesel emissions scandal.
VW's U.S. settlement worries EV charging companiesWed, 10, Aug 2016
Electric vehicle charging companies want independent oversight of the $2 billion Volkswagen is required to invest in clean car infrastructure in the U.S. They say VW should not have the power to shape the developing EV charging system.
Tesla to buy SolarCity for $2.6 billion in plan to create clean-energy powerhouseMon, 01, Aug 2016
Tesla will buy solar panel installer SolarCity Corp. for $2.6 billion in shares to form a one-stop clean-energy shop. The combined entity will offer consumers solar panels, home battery storage systems and electric cars under a single brand.
Beyond EVs and fuel cells? EIVsWed, 03, Aug 2016
Energy independent vehicles, or EIVs, are capable of rolling without physically connecting to any energy source, whether an electric plug or a gasoline pump.