Electricity
The Latest: Tesla posts Q1 net loss of $700M  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
The Latest: Tesla posted a $702.1 million net loss in the first quarter as sales of its electric cars slumped and demand appeared to be waning more
Tesla's $700M Q1 net loss much larger than expected  ABC NEWS · 4 hours
Tesla posted a surprisingly large $702.1 million net loss in the first quarter as sales of its electric cars slumped and demand appeared to be waning more
Xiaomi's Himo T1 Electric Bicycle Touts 120km Range With a Price Tag of CNY 2,999  Gadgets 360 · 14 hours
Xiaomi is doubling down on its transportation offerings with the launch of the new Himo T1 electric bicycle. more
Ford will build an electric pickup truck using EV startup Rivian’s tech  THE VERGE · 13 hours
The Ford Motor Company has announced a $500 million investment in EV startup Rivian, and it will build an electric pickup truck using Rivian’s... more
2019 Range Rover HSE P400e promises 31 miles of electric range - Roadshow  CNET · 16 hours
Land Rover electrifies its flagship Range Rover with the addition of the plug-in hybrid HSE P400e trim level to its 2019 lineup. more
Ford to invest $500M in electric vehicle startup Rivian  ABC NEWS · 14 hours
Ford is sinking a half-billion dollars into electric vehicle startup Rivian in a deal that has the companies working together on a new generation of vehicles based on Rivian underpinnings more
Yamaha patent drawings hint at its future electric motorcycle plans - Roadshow  CNET · 1 day
These patent drawings could be a sign that the Big Four are finally ready to blow up the electric motorcycle segment. more
Ex-GE engineer charged with stealing trade secrets for China  ABC NEWS · 1 day
Federal prosecutors say a former General Electric engineer and his business partner in China stole the company's trade secrets from a New York plant for the Chinese government more
Canoo, the electric vehicle startup formed from Faraday Future’s ashes, seeks $200 million  TechCrunch · 1 day
Less than a month after rebranding as Canoo, the startup electric vehicle company formerly known as Evelozcity is on the hunt for... more
Elon Musk: Robots will drive Tesla taxis from next year  Sky News · 2 days
The future of Elon Musk's electric car business Tesla will be in developing completely autonomous self-driving vehicles beginning next year. more
Tesla CEO plans to hand the car keys to robots next year  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Tesla CEO Elon Muck foresees company's electric cars turning the controls over to robots beginning next year more
Tesla to Shrink Board to 7 Directors From 11  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
Tesla said on Friday that four members of its eleven-member board would be leaving over the next two years, as the electric car company looks to streamline its board. more
Audi’s first electric car reportedly delayed again because of a battery shortage  THE VERGE · 5 days
Audi has reportedly delayed deliveries of its first flagship electric vehicle, the E-tron, because of issues securing enough batteries from supplier LG Chem, according... more
Notre Dame Cathedral fire: What caused it and what happens next - CNET  CNET · 6 days
Officials speculate that a possible electrical short-circuit is responsible for the fire, in tandem with the cathedral's lack of fire-prevention safeguards. more
CloudBees acquires Electric Cloud to build out its software delivery management platform  TechCrunch · 6 days
CloudBees, the enterprise continuous integration and delivery service (and the biggest contributor to the Jenkins open-source automation server), today announced that it has acquired... more
Electric skyrmions charge ahead for next-generation data storage  nanowerk · 6 days
Research team makes a chiral skyrmion crystal with electric properties; puts new spin on future information storage applications. more
Infiniti debuts Qs Inspiration concept EV in Shanghai - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
The tallish sedan features electric all-wheel drive and a clean, muscular design inspired by folded paper. more
Genesis' tiny, electric Mint concept zips into the New York Auto Show - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
The Korean automaker says its Mint concept "introduces the new typology of the premium city car as an accessory for... more
New C-HR, Izoa twins will be Toyota's first EVs in China - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
Thanks to Toyota's joint Chinese partnerships, the electric compact crossover will be sold under two different names when it arrives in 2020. more
Shared electric scooter rides accounted for 45.8% of all micromobility trips in 2018  TechCrunch · 1 week
Shared electric scooters are close to overtaking bike-sharing, according to the National Association of City Transportation Officials. In 2018, of the 84... more
Audi self-driving unit taps newcomer Aeva for its unique lidar  TechCrunch · 1 week
Audi’s self-driving unit has tapped a startup with a unique approach to lidar as it ramps up testing in Munich using a fleet of autonomous electric e-tron crossover... more
Genesis made a miniature mint green electric car for the urban future  THE VERGE · 1 week
Genesis is not a well-known brand in the US — only around 100 dealers feature the automaker’s cars on their lots — but the... more
Quip electric toothbrush review: Is it better than brushes twice the price? - CNET  CNET · 1 week
To The Test: I spent 6 weeks trying this Instagram-famous toothbrush to see if it's as good as a Sonicare... more
Shared electric scooters surge, overtaking docked bikes  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Electric scooters are overtaking station-based bicycles as the most popular form of shared transportation outside transit and cars more
Solar car startup Sono to build in Sweden, starting in 2020  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Munich-based startup Sono Motors plans to build the first mass production solar electric vehicle in Sweden, starting next year more
The Aston Martin Rapide E ditches the V12 for an all-electric drive video - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
Aston Martin will have an all-electric brand by 2020 in Lagonda, but meanwhile, the Rapide E shows what... more
Jaguar I-Pace cleans up at 2019 World Car Awards - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
Jaguar's electric crossover took home three awards at the 2019 New York Auto Show. more
Nikola’s off-road EV is a high-tech speed demon  THE VERGE · 1 week
Nikola Motors is a startup that’s developing electric big rigs, but it’s also funneling some of that knowledge into a... more
Tuning terahertz transmission with metasurfaces  nanowerk · 1 week
A metasurface whose optical properties change in response to electricity provides precise control over the reflection and transmission of radiation. more
Electric sedans are winning the Shanghai Auto Show  THE VERGE · 1 week
Sedan sales may be collapsing in the United States, but some of China’s highest-profile automakers have announced all-electric cars —... more
Germany flips switch on Baltic Sea's biggest wind park  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Germany has officially switched on the biggest offshore wind park in the Baltic Sea, which will supply some 400,000 households with electricity more
Fully electric Aston Martin Rapide E debuts in Shanghai - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
Aston Martin's first electric car will also be a very exclusive one, limited to just 155 examples. more
Electric car makers woo Chinese buyers with range, features  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Automakers showcase electric SUVs and sedans with more range and luxury features at Shanghai auto show to appeal to Chinese drivers as Beijing slashes subsidies more
Production Aston Martin Rapide E debuts at 2019 Shanghai Motor Show - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
The limited-edition electric Aston shakes off its conceptual act, debuting in production ready trim for just 155 lucky buyers. more
Aston Martin’s first electric car is finally here  THE VERGE · 1 week
The first all-electric Aston Martin has finally been revealed, nearly four years after it was originally announced. Based on the... more
New registrations for electric vehicles doubled in U.S. since last year  TechCrunch · 1 week
Electric vehicles, still a small percentage of the total automotive market in the U.S., are beginning to gain ground, according to analysis by IHS Markit. There... more
Vermont's largest utility wants 100% renewable power by 2030  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Vermont's largest electric utility is upping the ante on its commitment to getting its power from renewable sources more
Printable nanogenerator creates electricity from snowfall  nanowerk · 1 week
Researchers have designed a new device that creates electricity from falling snow. The first of its kind, this device is inexpensive, small, thin and flexible like a sheet of plastic. more
Tonal shrinks your gym into a touchscreen TV video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The Tonal trainer doesn't need bulky weights to create resistance -- it uses electricity to give you up to 200 pounds of resistance, and it comes... more
Skip is way more popular than Scoot in San Francisco  TechCrunch · 1 week
San Francisco has hit the mid-point for its one-year electric scooter pilot program. In a slide deck to be presented at the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency’s board... more
Lyft reportedly pulls electric bikes from three cities after brake complaints - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The company reportedly plans to replace about 3,000 pedal-assist bikes with traditional bikes to prevent service interruptions. more
Audi AI:Me concept is an autonomous city car of the future - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
Audi's concept electric car combines a surprisingly large cabin, self-driving technology and even VR technology to create a high-tech rush hour refuge. more
AI:Me concept is Audi's autonomous, electric answer to rush hour traffic - Roadshow  CNET · 1 week
From the compact dimension to the VR-powered cabin tech, the AI:Me concept is designed around the idea of urban autonomous driving. more
Volkswagen unveils fully-electric SUV for China market  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Volkswagen is planning to release a fully-electric SUV in China which could compete with Tesla's Model X more
VW I.D. Roomzz concept previews an electric, 3-row SUV for 2021 - Roadshow  CNET · 2 weeks
Volkswagen's EV concept brings 280 miles of all-electric range and "completely new seating configurations" to the 2019 Shanghai Motor Show. more
Tesla Makes It Harder to Buy Its $35,000 Electric Car  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Tesla announced another series of changes to its lineup and pricing late Thursday to "simplify vehicle choices." more
Wash away grime with nearly $100 off this Sun Joe electric pressure washer  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Keep your car, driveway, patio, and more clean. Amazon has Sun Joe's SPX3500 Electric Pressure Washer on sale for $147.49 currently. At... more
Electric scooters may not be around for long  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Seemingly overnight, electric scooters went from being a fun — if niche — recreational gadget to suddenly appearing on every... more
Bird will launch electric scooters in 50+ European cities  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Bird is gearing up to launch in more than 50 additional cities throughout Europe this spring. Bird began its expansion into Europe less than one year ago. Today, Bird operates... more
Triboelectric nanogenerators for next-generation wearable health monitoring  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Dozens of nanotechnology research groups worldwide are working on the development of triboelectric nanogenerators (TENGs) for harvesting energy from mechanical vibrations. The huge interest in TENGs stems from their ability to convert ambient mechanical... more
Tesla, Panasonic to Seek Productivity Gains Before New Battery Investments  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Panasonic said it was watching the demand situation in the electric car market before making any further investments in expanding the capacity of the Nevada plant. more
Tesla still isn’t getting enough batteries from Panasonic  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
The supply of batteries made by Panasonic is still the “fundamental constraint” on the production of Tesla products, the company... more
Add this Tacklife Cordless Electric Screwdriver to your toolbox for just $12  Windows Central · 2 weeks
This Tacklife Cordless Electric Screwdriver usually costs $21.97, but thanks to coupon code B797VDYT, you can score it for just $12.08 at Amazon. Today's... more
Movo grabs $22.5M to get more cities in LatAm scooting  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Madrid-based micromobility startup Movo has closed a €20 million (~$22.5M) Series A funding round to accelerate international expansion. The 2017 founded Spanish startup targets cities in its home... more
Mini's got a new boss, and it's barreling towards a more electric future - Roadshow  CNET · 2 weeks
Bernd Körber is a longtime vet of Mini and the BMW group, having done stints at both BMW... more
Flying taxis could be more efficient than gas and electric cars on long-distance trips  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Flying cars definitely sound cool, but whether they're actually a good idea is up for debate. Fortunately they do seem... more
Uber Jumps Into Electric Scooters in Europe, Starting With Madrid  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Uber on Tuesday launched in Madrid its first electric kick scooter rental service in Europe through its subsidiary Jump. more
Inboard refunds electric scooter customers as it pivots to shared fleets  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Electric skateboard startup Inboard Technology no longer plans to sell its upcoming Glider electric... more
Zapping brain with electricity 'can reverse memory loss'  Sky News · 2 weeks
Applying mild electric shocks to the brain can reverse memory loss in older people, a study suggests. more
2019 Nissan Leaf Plus: A positive spin on an old favorite - Roadshow  CNET · 2 weeks
The world's best-selling electric vehicle gets a range boost for the 2019 model year, which intensifies an already appealing way to give... more
Checking the tech in the 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric video - Roadshow  CNET · 2 weeks
The Kona Electric isn't all that different from Hyundai's gas Kona, and the same goes for its in-car tech. more
2019 Hyundai Kona Electric review: Ease into electrification - Roadshow  CNET · 2 weeks
The Kona Electric takes everything we like about the regular Kona and adds some electrons. more
2019 Hyundai Kona Electric offers comfort through familiarity video - Roadshow  CNET · 2 weeks
The Hyundai Kona Electric for 2019 is a car that just happens to be electric, which is a good thing. more
Newly devised static negative capacitor could improve computing  nanowerk · 2 weeks
With a little physics ingenuity, scientists have designed a way to redistribute electricity on a small scale, potentially opening new avenues of research into more energy-efficient computing. more
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Formula Drift now has an electric Camaro race car and it totally shreds - Roadshow
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Ford and University of Michigan want to know just how efficient flying cars could be - Roadshow
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Infiniti is channeling the 1989 Q45 in its new Qs Inspiration concept - Roadshow
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