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Tesla reduces prices on Models S and X amid stock slump

Faced with a slumping stock price and questions about demand for its vehicles, Tesla has lowered the U.S. base prices of its two most expensive models. The company on Monday cut $3,000 from the price of the Model S sedan and $2,000 from the Model X SUV. Tesla said in a statement that it periodically […]

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Ashok Leyland ready to ride on Elon Musk’s India dream for EVs

Tesla CEO Elon Musk who has been moving back and forth on his India dream for couple of years and unable to take the next big step now has an invitation from commercial vehicles major Ashok Leyland. Musk wants to make India his next big market but the question lingers: Will the electric car ever […]

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Tesla Model S burst into flames in Hong Kong parking lot: Report

Tesla’s electric car Model S caught fire in a parking lot in a Hong Kong shopping mall reports Apple Daily newspaper. According to the report no one was injured in the blaze. Tesla’s electric car which is said to be Model S 85 KWH dual power version burst into flames 30 minutes after being parked […]

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Tesla to start selling solar panels at reduced price of up to 38 percent : NYT

Tesla Inc is reportedly planning to start selling solar panels and related equipment for up to 38 percent below the national average price reported. According to the New York Times , Tesla aims to cut the prices by standardizing systems and requiring customers order the items online. Last week the company after reporting a 36 […]

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Panasonic studying further investments in Tesla gigafactory: Report

Panasonic is reportedly reviewing its investments in battery production. According to Reuter, the company following a Nikkei report that stated that the “two had frozen spending plans”, said- Panasonic is studying further investments in battery production at its gigafactory joint venture with Tesla. This is actually deepening concerns about demand for the carmaker’s electric vehicles. […]

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Tesla develops its largest power storage system in Asia

In a bid to reduce energy demand and provide emergency backup power to trains in Japan, Tesla has claimed to develop its largest power storage system in Asia. According to Tesla, it has installed a bank of 42 Powerpacks at a train station in Japan’s Osaka that can provide sufficient backup power to safely move […]

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Tesla electric cars may come to India in 2019-2020: Elon Musk

Elon Musk CEO Tesla has once again vouched to make India his next big market. Hinting at the roll out of the much awaited electric cars in India, Musk tweeted late Friday that he would love to be in India in 2019 or next year. “Would love to be there this year. If not, definitely […]

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Tesla looking to get batteries from CATL to power its Model 3 cars: Report

Elon Musk-led Tesla Inc is reportedly gearing up to incorporate Chinese battery into its Model 3 cars. According to Bloomberg the E-Car manufacturing giant Tesla is in talks with Chinese battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd (CATL) for rechargeable batteries that can power its Model 3 cars. The publication citing sources familiar with the […]

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Tesla V3 Supercharging can recharge your car in just 15 minutes

Tesla has unveiled V3 Supercharging, the next step in the growth of Tesla’s Supercharger network. The company in statement said that V3 is born from it’s experience of building world’s largest grid-connected batteries, enables its vehicles to charge faster than any other electric vehicle on the market today. Tesla has over 12,000 Superchargers across North […]

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VW’s Electrify America Adds Tesla Battery Storage to its New Charging Stations

Volkswagen unit Electrify America on Monday announced its plan to install Tesla Powerpack battery systems at more than 100 of their electric vehicle charging stations nationwide over the course of 2019. The battery systems will be deployed to mitigate higher power demand charges and manage operating costs by avoiding or reducing demand and energy charges […]

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