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renewable-energy-033115.jpg Following two years of declines and despite sharply lower crude oil prices, green energy investments worldwide rebounded last year, thanks to major expansions of solar installations in China and Japan and record investments in offshore wind projects, a UN-backed report revealed Tuesday. UNEP's 9th...

tesla-033015.jpg Electric car maker Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) will introduce a new mysterious product line, but it is not a car, the company's founder and chief executive officer Elon Musk said in a tweet Monday. "Major new Tesla product line -- not a car -- will be unveiled at our Hawthorne Design Studio on Thurs...

SolarEdge Technologies Inc. is expected to raise about $145 million in an initial public offering scheduled for Thursday, the most anticipated IPO of a solar technology company. Israel-based SolarEdge intends to offer about 7 million shares at an expected price range of $16 to $18 a share, which could...

Tesla-032015.jpg Luxury electric car maker Tesla Motors, Inc. said Thursday that its new software upgrade of the vehicle operating system will see them turning into self-driving vehicles. The miracle software upgrade is said to deliver a type of robo freeway handling. This was revealed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk in a conference call with journalists.

temperature-031915.jpg You might not have sensed it if you live in the Northeast United States, but new government data has confirmed that this winter was the planet's warmest on record. From December through February, the average temperature across global land and ocean surfaces was 1.42 degrees F (0.79°C) above the 20th...

ElonMusk-031815.jpg Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has predicted that self-driving cars will become so much safer than human-driven cars that human driving might be banned in the future. "It'll be an order of magnitude safer than a person. In fact, in the distant future, I think it's probably going to be......

Tesla-031715.jpg Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk has announced that a new over-the-air software update to all Model S cars will end "range anxiety" - the stress and tension that electric car drivers feel when they fear that their vehicle does not have enough charge to reach its destination and they may not be...

flyingcar-031715.jpg A bold new start-up says that in the next two years we will be able to call airplanes to travel from one place to another, just as we book cars using smartphone apps. AeroMobil is trying to launch a flying car service for which they have already released a prototype. They say the car-plane can run on normal roads and use grass strips and paved surfaces for landing and takeoff.

General Motors Co. (GM) recalls about 64,000 of its plug-in hybrid Chevrolet Volts over concerns about a buildup of carbon monoxide when a driver forgets to turn off the car. GM said that it is aware of two injuries related to the issue, both from carbon monoxide exposure. The problem can occur if...

baidu-031015.jpg Baidu is planning its own self-driving car this year, as the Chinese Internet search company jumps on the bandwagon that already has Google and others on board.

Volkswagen-030615.jpg Volkswagen is rolling out a lower-priced version of the fully-electric 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf, following a trend towards price cuts on all-electric vehicles. The 2015 e-Golf Limited Edition will go on sale at participating dealerships with a starting price of $33,450, which is nearly $2,000 less...

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