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China Tesla rival Nio is up 240% this year and the company is revamping plans to go global

Nio Founder and Chairman William Li told reporters Thursday the Chinese electric car company plans to venture into other markets starting in the second half of next year. The company would like to begin with Europe, and enter other major global markets in the next few years, Li said. Nio also announced Thursday a “battery-as-a-service” […]

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Trucks haul zero-emissions technology into commercial vehicle arena

Nikola’s hydrogen-powered Tre truck, which it says has a range of up to 1,200 kilometers and can be charged in 10-15 minutes. Zero-emissions technology is spreading beyond the passenger car market and into the world of commercial vehicles as regulators make tougher demands of manufacturers on pollution reduction and haulers eye potentially lower fuel and […]

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How Tesla outlined a new era for the world automobile field

FRANKFURT/BEIJING/DETROIT (Reuters) – Tesla Inc’s speedy rise to come to be the world’s most valuable carmaker could mark the begin of a new era for the world-wide automobile industry, outlined by a Silicon Valley tactic to software package that is overtaking outdated-school producing know-how. Tesla’s ascent took numerous buyers by surprise. But executives at Daimler […]