Deadly cobalt mines linked to child labor thrive in rush for EV batteriesFeb. 20
The appetite for electric cars is driving a boom in cobalt production in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where some mines have been found to be dangerous and employ child labor -- a concern for carmakers from Volkswagen to Tesla.
Toyota readies cheaper EV motors by halving rare-earth metal useFeb. 20
A design of the times? Why all the talk about Jaguar's I-PaceFeb. 19
Electric garbage trucks?Feb. 19
Battery-swapping for urban dwellersFeb. 19
VW looks at Apple for electric-car design guidanceFeb. 15
Dyson wants to build 3 EV models, report saysFeb. 16
Opel will launch full-electric Corsa in 2020Feb. 15
Daimler warns of supply chain risk from switch to electric carsFeb. 14
'Charging on highways in Germany is very easy'Feb. 13
Germany this year will become the world's third-largest market for plug-in hybrids and electric cars; underpinning it all is a charging network that's growing quickly to become five times more dense than what's offered on American roadways.