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Tesla weighs up the option of going private

Technology firm Tesla is weighing up whether to retreat back from being a public company and to go back to being a private company. For this Elon Musk needs some wealthy backers, possibly from Saudi Arabia.

Tesla's Elon Musk facing lawsuits from 'short-sellers'

Elon Musk's bombshell announcement that he is thinking of taking the electric car company Tesla private has landed him a lawsuit from some unhappy Wall Street investors.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk considering taking the company private

Tesla CEO Elon Musk stunned investors Tuesday with a string of tweets saying he is considering taking the company private, in what would be the largest deal of its kind.

Tesla looking to build Gigafactory in Germany or the Netherlands

Palo Alto - It should not come as a surprise to anyone, but Tesla is getting serious about where in Europe it will put Gigafactory #4, according to the Wall Street Journal on Monday.

Tesla decided to sell a limited release surfboard

Tesla has decided to invest in an alternative mode of transportation — the carbon fibre-reinforced surfboard, with a matte and gloss finish.

Tesla makes good on Model 3 production target

Fremont - Late on Sunday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, in an email to employees said that the Tesla team had achieved its Model 3 production milestone of 5,000 units in a week, and achieved a new record on overall production with 7,000 cars in a week.

Tesla's solar facilities hit as Elon Musk tries to turn a profit

Elon Musk's move to cut nine percent of the Tesla workforce will sharply downsize the residential solar business it bought two years ago in a controversial $2.6 billion deal, according to internal documents and a few former employees.

Elon Musk — Big investors have his back at shareholder's meeting

Tesla is set to hold its 2018 Annual Shareholders Meeting at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California on Tuesday, and Tesla CEO Elon Musk will be facing some angry shareholders.

Op-Ed: Elon Musk attacks the media — Saying it has lost credibility

Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, accused the media of being dishonest and floated the possibility of building a service to rate the credibility of specific journalists and news outlets, in a series of tweets on Wednesday.

Elon Musk updates the public on Boring Company and it's amazing

Los Angeles - The hottest ticket in Los Angeles Thursday night was not a movie premiere - It was a seat in a synagogue to hear a tech CEO update people on a venture literally called the Boring Company.

Elon Musk says flying cars are a bad idea

During an event for his tunnel-digging company, The Boring Company, on Thursday, Elon Musk explained why flying cars could be more trouble than they're worth.

There's a light at the end of Elon Musk's tunnel: free rides

Los Angeles - Elon Musk, founder of The Boring Company and CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, has shared an update with the public that his first stretch of tunnel — under Los Angeles — is almost complete.

Tesla stocks take a dive after bizarre earnings call

Tesla CEO Elon Musk hosted the company's latest earnings call Wednesday in which he brushed analysts off and told them their questions were boring. What happened next caused Tesla stocks to take a dive.

A world powered by solar energy is within our reach

Imagine for a minute, a world where all our electricity comes from solar power. Many people might think this is a pipe dream, but believe it or not, it is a reasonable pursuit — and it could be done using only a tiny bit of land.

New academic paper details Elon Musk's plans to colonize Mars

SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk published an academic paper earlier this month outlining his vision for a future where the Red Planet is permanently inhabited.

The robots are killing Tesla

Analysts at Bernstein argue that Elon Musk has over-automated Tesla. The very robots that Musk says will revolutionize the car industry are baking in Tesla's mistakes, and costing far more money than they're worth.

Elon Musk makes surprise visit to SXSW — Talks Mars ship progress

Austin - On Sunday, the annual South by Southwest Technology and culture festival in Austin, Texas had a surprise visitor when Elon Musk popped in and joined screenwriter Jonathan Nolan on stage. Musk said his Mars ship could be ready for short trips in 2019.

Tesla's Gigafactory finally getting world's largest solar roof

Sparks - It looks like Tesla has finally started on what could become ‘the world’s largest solar rooftop array’ at Gigafactory 1 in Nevada. Once finished, the 70-megawatt system will overshadow an 11.5-megawatt array in India that can power 8,000 homes.

Tesla has record loss in fourth quarter due to Model 3 delays

After reporting $675 million in losses attributable to shareholders in the fourth quarter, Tesla wrapped up 2017 with almost $2.0 billion in losses for the whole year.

Elon Musk: Falcon Heavy success means end of other heavy rockets

SpaceX plans to launch its Falcon Heavy rocket system on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. ET, though a lot could still change before then. If it's a success, Falcon Heavy will be the most powerful and cheapest way to launch heavy payloads into space.

Tesla making steady progress in Model 3 production after glitch

Tesla is denying reports that it continues to face major manufacturing issues due to a production bottleneck at its Gigafactory in Nevada, delaying the critical ramp-up of Model 3 production.

Op-Ed: Musk Tesla CEO deal — $70 billion over 10 years breaks the mould

Palo Alto - Not a bad bit of pocket money for a decade, you say? Elon Musk is perhaps the easiest target on Earth for critics, and this pay deal is likely fodder for more criticism, but – What if he’s worth it?

Elon Musk's top eight areas of interest revealed

Elon Musk was be most publicly associated with SpaceX and Tesla, by the technology entrepreneur is involved in a variety of projects crossing eight major industrial sectors, according to a new report.

Op-Ed: New battery technology needed for Tesla to keep its promises

Many experts on battery technology say that for Elon Musk to deliver on his promises about the capabilities of the new Tesla heavy duty Semi Truck and the Roadster, the company would need to far exceed what is possible with existing batteries.

Elon Musk comes through on world's biggest lithium battery

Jamestown - Elon Musk promised to build the world's biggest lithium-ion battery in South Australia within 100 days of signing the contract or he would give it to the state free. The system is complete and will be turned on next week, ahead of the December 1 deadline.

SpaceX launch of mysterious Zuma mission postponed indefinitely

Cape Canaveral - SpaceX on Thursday postponed again the launch of a secret government payload named Zuma. The mission is a mystery and no US agency has claimed responsibility for it.

Maryland Governor: 'Get ready' for Baltimore-Washington Hyperloop

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan said he supports Elon Musk's Hyperloop project that will connect Baltimore and Washington.

Tesla is struggling to build the Model 3 — here's why

Tesla's third-quarter delivery numbers were both impressive and depressing. The carmaker is on pace to sell 100,000 vehicles annually for the first time in its 14-year history.

Elon Musk wants to fix Puerto Rico's power grid with solar

Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk wants to solve Puerto Rico's energy crisis, not in the short-term, but for the long-haul. Musk says he plans to talk with Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló and the governor has responded positively.

Will AI really prompt World War III?

Tesla CEO and SpaceX founder Elon Musk has suggested a world race to "AI superiority" could be the trigger for World War III. He cautioned against AI proliferation in a response to comments by President Putin that called AI "the future for humanity."
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Tesla decided to sell a $1500 surfboard, and only made 200.
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Elon Musk is pushing ahead with his ambitious project to create a transportation network beneath LA.
Elon Musk is pushing ahead with his ambitious project to create a transportation network beneath LA.
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Artist's conception of a SpaceX spaceship landing on Mars.
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Tesla headquarters in Palo Alto, Calif.
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Elon Musk at SpaceX control center
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Tesla decided to sell a $1500 surfboard  and only made 200.
Tesla decided to sell a $1500 surfboard, and only made 200.
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Elon Musk of SpaceX combines a string of amazing technologies - the Oculus Rift, Leap Motion 3D controllers, holograms - to invent a way to engineer a rocket engine without actually touching it.
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Tesla decided to sell a $1500 surfboard, and only made 200.
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Elon Musk speaks to Norwegian Tesla S owners in Oslo.
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The Red Dragon capsule.
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Elon Musk of SpaceX combines a string of amazing technologies - the Oculus Rift  Leap Motion 3D cont...
Elon Musk of SpaceX combines a string of amazing technologies - the Oculus Rift, Leap Motion 3D controllers, holograms - to invent a way to engineer a rocket engine without actually touching it.
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Elon Musk of SpaceX combines a string of amazing technologies - the Oculus Rift  Leap Motion 3D cont...
Elon Musk of SpaceX combines a string of amazing technologies - the Oculus Rift, Leap Motion 3D controllers, holograms - to invent a way to engineer a rocket engine without actually touching it.
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Elon Musk plans a dome city on Mars.
Elon Musk plans a dome city on Mars.
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