Articles by Electric Cars
Breakthrough in Battery Technology: Next Generation Smartphone Batteries to Last For More Than 20 Years With Ultra Fast Charging
October 15 2014 12:00 PM
A research team in Singapore has found a way to make batteries to last for 20 to 40 years.
iPhone 6 Will Not Ditch Wireless Charging? Patent Report Says Wireless Charging Feature is Revolutionary, June Release
February 11 2014 10:54 AM
Apple’s upcoming flagship phone, iPhone 6, may feature wireless charging contrary to earlier reports. A new patent sighting reveals that Apple is interested in manufacturing wireless charging docks. The patent reported focuses on wireless charging docks for mobile devices. Additionally, the tech giant will reportedly include additional smart features to the dock on top of wireless charging.
Rare Earths in Canada: Quebec Flourishes with Untapped Heavy Rare Earths
February 04 2014 12:51 PM
Canada's Quebec have enough heavy rare earths minerals to spur the demand for electric cars in the future, a study made by the KPMG-SECOR commissioned by Matamec Explorations Inc. and Toyotsu Rare Earth Canada (TRECan) had revealed recently.
Tesla Model S Cars Could Put You On Fire, Literally
November 21 2013 2:19 PM
Latest news could lead you to one conclusion: Seems like Elon Musk is having fire trouble in last six weeks.
The Right Time for Buying an Electric Car
November 07 2013 9:20 AM
Eight States pledge for Zero-Emission Vehicles. Governors of eight states announced a groundbreaking initiative to put 3.3 million zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) on the roads by 2025.
At Least 21,000 Canadians Die Each Year Due to Air Pollution
October 23 2013 12:35 PM
A study by researchers from the University of British Columbia's School of Population and Public Health has found that at least 21,000 Canadians die each year due to air pollution.
Elon Musk as James Bond, Musk Plans to Install Tesla Engine in 007 Lotus Esprit Submarine
October 22 2013 5:16 PM
Billionaire investor and one of the Industry Leaders, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, a man capable of building electric cars and space launch vehicles has a new wish. Now he wants to create a car that can convert into a submarine.
Tesla Motors Co (TSLA) Shares Lose $3 Billion After Burning Model S Video, Photos Went Viral (VIDEO)
October 04 2013 6:03 PM
Tesla Motors Co (TSLA) stocks slumped 6 per cent or $3 billion after photos posted by an automotive blog showing the company's burning Model S electric sedan went viral. According to reports, the Tesla vehicle burst into flames after an accident in Seattle, Washington.
‘Genius’ App from BMW Offers a Smarter Way to Drive
August 29 2013 11:48 AM
BMW has taken the next step in developing user-friendly electric cars by offering drivers expert advice 24/7 on their mobile phones. The car giant has created Apple iOS device's Siri for its cars.
Holden: 70 Cars Cut and Crushed for Road Rescue Training Challenge
June 25 2013 1:13 PM
Seventy Holden vehicles were cut and crushed in Canberra this weekend at a road rescue training event hosted by the Australasian Road Rescue Organisation (ARRO).
The Launch of Revolutionary Tech Investor
June 14 2013 10:29 AM
You might expect to hear from Dan Denning today. So you may be surprised to see me (Kris Sayce) and Nick Hubble manning the stall. I usually spend my time at the Daily Reckoning's sister publication, Money Morning.
Tesla Gathers Pace as it Plans New Charging Stations
June 03 2013 11:41 AM
Not unexpectedly, Tesla Motors Inc. is gathering pace as it has just announced that it will expand its charging stations. The advancement is aimed at giving the owners of electric cars the possibility of having a coast-to-coast ride. But the electric car producer had also a small surprise for its fans.
TESLA Motors to Tap Cash-Paying Buyers to Repay Government Debt
May 21 2013 9:02 AM
Tesla Motors Inc., headed by green entrepreneur Elon Musk, is looking to rewrite the car industry in the US with a new stock offering.
Tesla Electric Model S Drives Profits in First Quarter
May 10 2013 9:29 AM
Tesla Motors Inc., the electric car manufacturer, has finally broken even, seeing surprisingly encouraging profits for the first quarter of 2013. This definitely has beaten expectations of poor sales which were widely expected.
Electric Cars Gaining Popularity in China [Videos]
March 18 2013 1:51 PM
While the world is busy providing luxury and performance vehicles, Toyota is thinking of a totally new concept. The vehicle is neither a car nor a bike, but something between of both. It can accommodate two persons at a time and powered by a pair of 2kW electric motors attached to the front wheels.
Video of Australian Cattle Dog Driving Electric Car Goes Viral in YouTube
February 18 2013 10:58 AM
While the Australian cattle dog was originally bred in the land down under to drive cattle over long distances across rough terrain, Rogue, a one-year old cattle dog, instead drives electric toy cars.
China’s Actual Rare Earths Shipments in 2012 Down By 3.5%
January 23 2013 6:41 PM
Actual shipments of rare earths in 2012 by China reached only 16,265 metric tonnes, declining by 3.5 per cent versus a year ago, official data released by the China Customs Statistics Information Center on Tuesday showed.
Electric Cars and Platinum Mines
October 19 2012 12:00 PM
Just kidding. The world's financial system is still on track for a reckoning. We just don't know if it will be another 10 years of Japan-like zombie land...or something more sinister and sudden.
IHG to Launch First Electric Car Network for Australia Hotels
October 04 2012 3:27 PM
Hotels in Australia will soon be transporting guests in electric-charged service vehicles.
Oracle Bets Future on Cloud Computing, Larry Ellison Envisions a Model Island in Hawaii
October 03 2012 3:48 PM
Oracle big boss Larry Ellison is not only embracing cloud computing, he’s making it as the core business of his software firm, which Forbes said was mainly responsible for building up his estimated net worth of $41 billion.