Discover, Align rise; Kimberly-Clark, Union Pacific fall

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Thursday: Tesla Inc., up $3.15 to $425.79. The electric car and solar panel maker beat Wall Street...

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___ OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead to 3 criminal charges WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin, will...

Tesla posts net profit for fifth straight quarter

DETROIT (AP) — Tesla charged through a summertime auto industry sales slump in the U.S. to post stronger-than-expected net earnings for the third quarter. The electric car and solar ...

China's BYD, Japan's Hino announce electric truck venture

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese electric car brand BYD Auto and Japanese truck maker Hino Motors said Wednesday they are jointly setting up a company to develop battery-powered trucks and buses. ...

Fortunes of China's internet

BEIJING (AP) — Jack Ma, founder of e-commerce giant Alibaba, held onto his status as China’s richest tycoon this year as surging demand for online shopping and other services during the coronavirus pa...

Taiwan's Foxconn and Yulon aim to supply 10% of world’s electric cars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan electronics giant Foxconn Technology and local carmaker Yulon Group said Friday (Oct. 16) their joint efforts to manufacture electric vehicles (EVs) will likely yie...

Electric cars, homes and shops: NJ's clean energy future?

ATLANTIC CITY,N.J. (AP) — Gasoline-powered vehicles would become a thing of the past, and nine out of every 10 buildings in New Jersey would be heated and cooled by electricity instead of natural gas ...

Taiwan attracts more than NT$1 trillion in investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The amount of investment arriving in Taiwan from overseas under a government program launched in August 2019 has passed the NT$1 trillion mark (US$39.09 billion), official...

Indian researcher in Taiwan harnessing hydrogen for greener future

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwan-based team is accelerating its pace in the race to maximize the potential of hydrogen fuel, one of the amplest and cleanest energy sources. Despite the high te...

Bavarian leader backs California-style deadline for gas cars

BERLIN (AP) — The governor of Bavaria, the state that's home to German automakers BMW and Audi, has backed a deadline for phasing out gasoline-powered vehicles akin to the 2035 date proposed by Califo...

Electrified by Tesla, Chinese startups are on the charge

China’s electric vehicle startups are on the charge again, thanks to Tesla. The country’s growing fascination with the U.S. pioneer’s sleek designs and cutting-edge technology is ...

China auto show forging ahead under anti-virus controls

BEIJING (AP) — The first event for the CEO of Swedish electric car brand Polestar at this month’s Beijing auto show: A two-week quarantine in a hotel. The auto show, the first major ...

Edmunds: Why electric vehicle ranges vary from EPA estimate

You’ve probably heard the phrase “your mileage may vary” with regard to how your real-world fuel economy compares to the EPA estimate. The adage refers to gasoline-powered vehicles, but the same appli...

Exxon, Tesla fall; Nikola, Beyond Meat rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Tuesday: Apple Inc., down $8.14 to $112.82. Italy’s competition watchdog launched an investigatio...

EU share of electric cars grew during virus lockdown months

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The market share of electric cars in Europe increased during and immediately after the worst of the pandemic lockdowns, industry figures showed Thursday, even as overall sale...