| May 19, 2015
| 2:30 PM
Connecticut is offering a cash rebate of up to $3,000 to people who buy an electric car.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced the incentive program Tuesday, building on the state's push to build out a network of charging stations and expand its commitment...
| May 12, 2015
| 2:19 PM
Elon Musk's plans to bring the battery technology from his Tesla automobiles into homes will be a game-changer, say state solar advocates who think the ability to store energy collected from the sun is the missing component of renewable energy.
| May 7, 2015
| 9:24 AM
Apple cars, Tesla Motors’ fledgling energy business, Model X delays --- here are five takeaways from Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s conversation with financial analysts Wednesday.
Is Apple’s interest in electric cars a threat to Tesla?...
| May 6, 2015
| 6:02 PM
Tesla Motors Inc. reported a dramatically wider loss in the first quarter as it spent heavily to launch a new sport utility vehicle, rebuild its paint shop and construct a giant battery plant near Reno.
The Palo Alto electric car company said it lost...
| May 6, 2015
| 2:43 PM
Tesla Motors Inc. reported a dramatically higher loss in the first quarter as it spends heavily to launch new models, jump into the energy storage business and build a giant battery factory near Reno.
The Palo Alto electric car company said it lost $154...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Tesla Motors Chief Executive Elon Musk plans to launch the electric car market into a new product line -- batteries for home and business energy storage.
That would allow users, for instance, to charge batteries at night -- when energy rates are cheap...
| May 1, 2015
| 10:55 AM
Billionaire Elon Musk's Tesla Motors Inc. unveiled a line of inexpensive residential and commercial energy storage systems at a rock concert-like gala Thursday night at the company's design studio in Hawthorne.
The battery-based systems are expected...
| Apr 25, 2015
Executives at BP, which has a market value of about $130 billion and a family tree dating to an oil discovery in Persia at the start of the 20th century, are worried. It turns out that Royal DutchShell ran its slide rule over BP before pouncing on BG...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 1:40 PM
Florida Gov. Rick Scott swung through Los Angeles on Monday as part of a mission to lure California businesses across the country to the Sunshine State.
Scott arrived Sunday and has been traveling throughout Southern California, touting Florida’...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 11:57 AM
Expect to spend some green if you want to purchase the vehicles at the top of the best Green Cars list AAA published Monday.
Six of the top 10 cars tested by the Automobile Club of Southern California’s Automotive Research Center cost about $50,...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 10:30 AM
Electric car maker Tesla Motors is going after mainstream luxury car buyers by adding all-wheel-drive and more range and power to the base version of its only model.
But the added features at the low end of the Model S lineup will come with about a 7...