Toyota in high-tech hunt for new ZEV materialsThu, 30, Mar 2017
VW unveils Sedric 'robo-taxi'Mon, 06, Mar 2017
Cobalt prices soar as investors see demand for lithium ion batteriesWed, 01, Mar 2017
Toyota's giant hydrogen leap gets an assist from ShellTue, 21, Feb 2017
Panasonic aims to move Tesla auto partnership beyond batteriesThu, 19, Jan 2017
Panasonic aims to extend its partnership with electric car maker Tesla Motors beyond batteries and into self-driving technology, as the Japanese conglomerate continues to shift its focus to the automotive business.
5 automakers form hydrogen alliance with energy, transport giantsWed, 18, Jan 2017
Toyota, BMW, Daimler, Honda and Hyundai are joining oil and gas giants including Royal Dutch Shell and Total with plans to invest a combined $10.7 billion in hydrogen-related products within five years.
Tesla launches battery production at GigafactoryWed, 04, Jan 2017
Tesla makes Reno a critical stop on way to Las Vegas and CESThu, 29, Dec 2016
Tesla is is seizing on next week's CES to host investors and analysts at Gigafactory 1, the sprawling Nevada plant where it makes batteries and energy storage packs. The company's invitation-only “investor event” will take place Jan. 4.
Panasonic to invest more than $256 million in Tesla's U.S. plant for solar cellsTue, 27, Dec 2016
Panasonic plans to invest more than $256 million in a New York production facility of Elon Musk's Tesla Motors to make photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules, deepening a partnership of the two companies.
Akio Toyoda will head Toyota's EV divisionWed, 30, Nov 2016
Tesla will seek sites for European factory next yearFri, 11, Nov 2016
Tesla plans to begin looking for locations in Europe next year for a "gigafactory" to make cars and the battery cells to power them. The move follows Tesla's announcement that it will buy German robotics and automated manufacturing specialist Grohmann Engineering.