Green Tech - News Headlines

Electric promise: Volvo Cars opens first US factory
June 20th, 2018  7:39 AM

Volvo Cars is officially opening in South Carolina, where the Swedish carmaker's first plant in the United States will make electric vehicles

News Icon
X-rays and soy on front lines of US-China trade spat
June 15th, 2018  1:55 PM

X-ray machines, soybeans on front lines of US-China trade spat

News Icon
China auto sales rise 7.9 percent in May as electrics surge
June 12th, 2018  5:08 AM

China's auto sales rose 7.9 percent in May from a year earlier as purchases of electric and gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles more than doubled to 102,000

News Icon
Honda, GM to develop electric vehicle batteries together
June 7th, 2018  9:37 AM

Honda Motor Co. of Japan and U.S. automaker General Motors Co. are going to work together in developing batteries for electric vehicles, mainly for the North American market

News Icon
China: Smaller trade surplus, OK. But tech concessions? No.
June 4th, 2018  5:01 AM

China says it will narrow its trade surplus with the United States but rejects pressure to change technology development tactics seen as a path to prosperity and its rightful place as a global leader

China: Smaller trade surplus, OK. But tech concessions? No.
Fiat Chrysler unveils plans to make more electrified cars
June 1st, 2018  3:56 PM

In his last big presentation as CEO of Fiat Chrysler before retiring, Sergio Marchionne announced a big investment push to make more electrified powertrains, while acknowledging that traditional engines will continue to dominate production for some time.

Fiat Chrysler unveils plans to make more electrified cars
California to spend $768M on electric vehicle infrastructure
May 31st, 2018  7:47 PM

California utilities will invest nearly $768 to expand charging stations and other infrastructure for electric vehicles as the state moves toward a goal of getting 5 million zero-emission cars on the roads by 2030

Darshan Brahmbhatt
Waymo's self-driving car service to include 62,000 minivans
May 31st, 2018  4:28 PM

Self-driving car service from Google-bred Waymo will deploy up to 62,000 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans

John Krafcik
Electric vehicle startup SF Motors takes over Indiana plant
May 30th, 2018  5:32 PM

An electric vehicle startup says it is retooling an Indiana factory and hopes to conduct trial runs for two new lines of vehicles by the end of the year

Electric vehicle startup SF Motors takes over Indiana plant
Consumer Reports raises concerns over Tesla Model 3 braking
May 21st, 2018  5:34 PM

Long emergency stopping distances, difficult-to-use controls and a harsh ride stopped Tesla's Model 3 mass-market electric car from getting a recommended buy rating from Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports raises concerns over Tesla Model 3 braking
Toyota chief hopes to help Japan automakers keep tech edge
May 18th, 2018  8:32 AM

Toyota Motor Corp. chief Akio Toyoda, tapped to head the Japanese auto industry association, is promising to lead a push among manufacturers to keep a competitive edge in emerging technologies like zero-emission and autonomous driving

Akio Toyoda
Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network
May 14th, 2018  2:37 PM

Some of Europe's biggest automakers are out to remove the anxiety from the electric car consumer experience by building a highway network of fast charging stations.

Race is on to set up Europe's electric car charging network
China monthly car sales pick up in April; EV sales double
May 11th, 2018  6:55 AM

Chinese car sales rise 11 percent in April as growth in world's biggest auto market picks up steam

China monthly car sales pick up in April; EV sales double
Quenching a thirst? Investing in water-related funds
May 10th, 2018  1:44 PM

Funds that invest in water-related infrastructure, utilities and technology can offer a way to capitalize on the growth in demand for clean water

Quenching a thirst? Investing in water-related funds
Toyota reports improved quarterly profit despite incentives
May 9th, 2018  6:06 AM

Toyota Motor Corp. is reporting its quarterly profit rose 21 percent as cost cuts and growing sales in some markets offset the damage from higher U.S. incentives

Toyota reports improved quarterly profit despite incentives
Late buying drive erases much of an early loss for stocks
May 3rd, 2018  4:45 PM

A late buying drive erased much of an early loss for stocks, but weakness in health care companies and banks still left indexes mostly in the red.

Michael Capolino
Chinese automaker plans electric car production in SAfrica
April 25th, 2018  6:25 AM

Chinese automaker BAIC announces plans to produce electric cars in South Africa as Beijing auto show highlights China's growing role in the emerging technology

Chinese automaker plans electric car production in SAfrica
Beijing Auto show highlights e-cars designed for China
April 24th, 2018  11:08 PM

Automakers showcase e-vehicles designed for Chinese at Beijing auto show

Johann Jungwirth
China auto show highlights industry's electric ambitions
April 22nd, 2018  8:49 AM

Global automakers are showcasing their efforts to create electric cars for China's fast-growing but crowded market at their industry's biggest show of the year

China auto show highlights industry's electric ambitions
China auto show highlights industry's electric ambitions
April 21st, 2018  10:48 PM

Global automakers are showcasing their efforts to create electric cars for China's fast-growing but crowded market at their industry's biggest show of the year

News Icon

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.