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Tesla considering lithium refinery in Texas, seeks tax relief

The TESLA logo is seen outside a dealership in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, US, April 26, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Sept 9 (Reuters) – Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) is considering setting up a lithium refinery on the gulf coast of Texas, as it looks to …

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Toyota triples planned investment to $3.8 billion in US battery plant

Toyota triples planned investment to $3.8 billion in US battery plant Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Aug 31 (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) will boost its planned investment in a new US battery plant from $1.29 billion to $3.8 billion, partly in response to rising consumer demand for electric vehicles, …

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Tesla hit with proposed class action over phantom braking issue

A Tesla Model 3 vehicle drives on autopilot along the 405 highway in Westminster, California, US, March 16, 2022. REUTERS/Mike Blake Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register WILMINGTON, Del./SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 29 (Reuters) – A California owner of a Tesla Model 3 sued the electric vehicle maker in a proposed class action …

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EV maker Lucid files for new offering to raise $8 bln in stages

A logo on a Lucid Air Dream Edition vehicle is seen outside the Nasdaq MarketSite as Lucid Motors (Nasdaq: LCID) begins trading today on the Nasdaq stock exchange after completing its business combination with Churchill Capital Corp IV in New York City, New York, US , July 26, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE …

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Honda Motor, LG Energy to build EV battery plant in US

The Honda Motor logo is pictured at the 43rd Bangkok International Motor Show, in Bangkok, Thailand, March 22, 2022. REUTERS/Athit Perrawongmetha Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register TOKYO, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Japan’s Honda Motor Co (7267.T) will set up a new lithium-ion battery plant for electric vehicles in the United States …

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Elon Musk: focused on getting self-driving Teslas in wide release by year-end

STAVANGER, Norway, Aug 29 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) chief Elon Musk said on Monday he aimed to get the electric auto maker’s self-driving technology ready by year-end and hopes it could be in wide release in the United States and possibly in Europe, depending on regulatory approval. Speaking at an energy conference in Norway, Musk …

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Toyota doubles down on its hybrid bet in India

Toyota teams up with Suzuki to crack Indian hybrid market First new model is compact SUV, people-carrier to follow Toyota aims to lower costs by making components in India BIDADI, India, Aug 22 (Reuters) – Toyota is rebooting its strategy for India, doubling down on a bet that emerging markets will learn to love its …

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US seeks information from Tesla on in-car camera in Autopilot probe

WASHINGTON, Aug 18 (Reuters) – US auto safety regulators on Thursday asked Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) to answer questions about its in-car camera intended to monitor driver awareness as part of a probe into 830,000 Tesla vehicles that employ the carmaker’s advanced driver assistance system called Autopilot. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is assessing …

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Exclusive: China’s EVE to supply BMW with large Tesla-like cylindrical batteries in Europe

BMW logo is seen during Munich Auto Show, IAA Mobility 2021 in Munich, Germany, September 8, 2021. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register SHANGHAI, Aug 17 (Reuters) – China’s EVE Energy Co Ltd (300014.SZ) will supply BMW (BMWG.DE) with large cylindrical batteries for its electric cars in Europe, two people …

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Indonesia says Tesla strikes $5 billion deal to buy nickel products

Tesla cars are seen parked at the construction site of the new Tesla Gigafactory for electric cars in Gruenheide, Germany, March 20, 2022. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke/ Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register JAKARTA, Aug 8 (Reuters) – US carmaker Tesla (TSLA.O) has signed contracts worth about $5 billion to buy materials for their …

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