| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:05 AM
Driving a luxury car no longer has to mean leaving a large environmental footprint. There’s now an array of high-end vehicles that, by incorporating the latest green technologies, deliver improved fuel efficiency and lower emissions without stinting...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 4:45 PM
The identifying characteristic of progressives' syndrome, which I believe psychiatrists have been following since the Truman administration, is their defensiveness about their own policies when they're challenged by Big Business and other stalwarts of the...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Billionaire Elon Musk, founder and chief executive of SpaceX, sent his Falcon 9 rocket into space early Tuesday morning with an unmanned Dragon capsule after an original mission was aborted over the weekend. How’s he feeling? Extremely relieved....
| May 23, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Tony Stark, alias Iron Man, is suave, brilliant, mega-rich and dripping with beautiful women. Sounds an awful lot like Elon Musk, the South African entrepreneurial wunderkind who spent his Tuesday shooting a rocket into space and making a major advance in...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 12:10 PM
What’s not to love about green SUVs?
They’re a delicious mash-up, the best of all worlds – fun and function without going broke at the pump. And there’s no compromise whatsoever when it comes to luxury or performance. You can save...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 9:42 AM
Nov. 9, 2012 update: Tesla has responded to several of these issues. Please see below for details.
Beyond the all-electric drivetrain on the Tesla Model S, a host of interior gadgets makes the car unique – most notably the giant in-dash screen, for...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 8:32 AM
SolarCity Corp., a Bay Area solar energy company, is looking to raise as much as $151 million in its initial public offering, widely considered to be the most anticipated renewable-power IPO coming down the pike.
The San Mateo business – which...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Tesla Motors Inc. shares are doing well Thursday after Panasonic Corp., which makes rechargeable batteries among its many products, bought a $30-million stake in the electric car company. Panasonic, based in Osaka, Japan, paid $21.15 a share Wednesday...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Electric car company Tesla Motors Inc. opened up its Palo Alto headquarters and research center to reporters for the first time Wednesday, divulging new information about its Model S sedan and showing off its growing automotive engineering capability. One...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Electric car company Tesla Motors Inc. said Tuesday that its loss widened in the third quarter compared to the same period a year earlier....
| Nov 23, 2010
| 4:33 AM
Shares of electric-car upstart Tesla Motors Inc. continued their hot streak on Monday, hitting a record high of $33.40. The Palo Alto companyâs stock has zoomed 53% since Nov. 3, boosted by a string of favorable news that now appears......