Over recent years, the popularity of electric vehicles has skyrocketed. Greater awareness of environmental issues paired with increased availability of affordable and stylish electric cars has led to them becoming an attractive option. What’s more... Read more


Tesla has been given the go-ahead by the higher administrative court of Berlin-Brandenburg to continue tree felling at the Grünheide forest to clear the way for its Gigafactory project. The court rejected pleas by environmental groups saying the... Read more


Electric vehicle and energy storage giant Tesla has been ordered by a German court to cease all preparation work on the site of its first European Gigafactory near Berlin while it considers an appeal from environmental groups... Read more


Czech energy giant ČEZ Group is considering whether to construct a facility for the production of lithium-ion batteries, which are used to power electric cars, in the northern region of North Bohemia, a government minister has said... Read more


The German state of Brandenburg has seen a spike in interest among German carmakers following the announcement by electric-car giant Tesla last November that it will build its European gigafactory there, according to the Brandenburg Economy... Read more


A landmark lawsuit has been filed in the US District Court in Washington against five of the world's largest tech companies. The legal complaint accuses five household names of being complicit in the death of children in the Democratic Republic of... Read more

German multinational Thyssenkrupp has been in advanced stage talks with California-based Tesla over providing services to the company's first European e-vehicle manufacturing facility, according to comments made by a board member to German daily... Read more


US based electric supercar company Tesla is to construct its base of operations in Europe just outside the German capital, Berlin, according to company founder Elon Musk who made the long-awaited announcement on Tuesday... Read more


Kari Terho, General Manager of Elisa Smart Factory explains how his team has boosted the battery cell production yield by 16% with Predictive Quality Analytics at eLab, the electromobility research centre in the University of Aachen in Germany... Read more

Tesla is currently working on a brand new "soft and durable" type of fabric to be used in seating in its electric vehicles... Read more

In the run-up to Auto-Shanghai 2019, auto giant Volkswagen has unveiled the latest member of the ID family, the ID. Roomzz, a zero-emission SUV in the five-metre class that is being touted as the EV equivalent to the Touareg and the German... Read more

In a deal worth "hundreds of millions of euros", Italian-American car manufacturer Fiat Chrysler is pooling its car fleet with Tesla in a bid to avoid large fines from the European Union according to a report by the Financial Times. Read more

Automakers are competing to meet the increasing demand for electric vehicles, resulting in a spate of at least 20 new models to be released on the European market in 2019. Read more

Elon Musk’s US electric carmaker Tesla appears to be looking at Germany as the location for its first European Gigafactory – this according to its chief executive. Read more

Daimler AG has introduced its two new battery-powered trucks for the US market as part of its efforts to fend off its main competitors in the race to electrify big rigs: Tesla Inc., Volvo AB and Volkswagen AG. Read more

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