Saudis, SoftBank Plan World’s Largest Solar Project
April 1, 2018
  • Venture may cost $200 billion, add 100,000 jobs in the kingdom
  • Plan envisions 200GW of solar capacity in Saudi Arabia by 2030

Saudi Arabia and SoftBank Group Corp. signed a memorandum of understanding to build a $200 billion solar power Continue reading

Tesla’s Model 3 Challenges Leave Little Wiggle Room on Cash
January 11, 2018

Tesla Inc. pushed back a key production target for its pivotal Model 3 sedan again, raising questions about whether the electric-car maker may need to raise more cash.

The Elon Musk-led company now expects to assemble 5,000 Model 3s a Continue reading

Coal Is Fueling Bitcoins Meteoric Rise
December 18, 2017

Bitcoin has a dirty secret.

The cryptocurrency has wowed markets this year with breakneck gains as investors flocked to an asset that exists only in cyberspace. But the laborious creation of each digital bitcoin by private computer networks has real-world Continue reading

How Electric Cars Can Create the Biggest Disruption Since the iPhone
October 9, 2017

It’s been 10 years since Apple Inc. unleashed a surge of innovation that upended the mobile phone industry. Electric cars, with a little help from ride-hailing and self-driving technology, could be about to pull the same trick on Big Oil. Continue reading