| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Having had the opportunity to attend the recent Maryland Climate Change Summit, it was both enlightening and reassuring that our governor, the legislature and our state agencies are taking proactive positions in planning for what cannot be stopped and a...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Green Culture, Tesla Motors Earlier this year, Matthew Inman, the creator of The Oatmeal, penned a gushing review of his Tesla Model S, and followed it up with a request to Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk for $8 million to help build a...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 6:05 PM
In a move that could shake up the spaceflight business, Hawthorne rocket company SpaceX has passed a key milestone toward its goal to launch the U.S. government's most sophisticated national security satellites.
The upstart firm said Friday that the Air...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown has quietly approved a potential property tax break for electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. in hopes of enticing the high-tech, Palo Alto company to build a giant battery factory in California.
The potential savings is buried in...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 3:50 PM
Buzz Aldrin, the second human to walk on the moon, took to Reddit on Tuesday to promote the 45th anniversary of the July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 moon landing.
Calling himself a "global space statesman," Aldrin answered questions about colonizing Mars,...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:24 AM
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - U.S. electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc is being sued in China for trademark infringement, a surprise development that casts a shadow over CEO Elon Musk's ambition to expand rapidly in the world's biggest auto market.
| Jul 4, 2014
| 9:55 PM
A family-run concrete business in Michigan, the U.S.'s second-biggest carmaker, the largest railroad and a solar power provider in California are all hiring as industrial companies lead a broad labor-market rebound that's on pace to add the most jobs in...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:23 PM
An established aerospace giant and two newcomers are in the final stretch of a competition to build the next "taxi service" to the International Space Station, and experts say the upstarts are gaining traction.
Boeing Co., SpaceX and Sierra Nevada Corp....
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Filed under: Emerging Technologies, EV/Plug-in, Tesla Motors, AutoblogGreen Exclusive Tesla Motors made big headlines when CEO Elon Musk announced a few weeks ago that he would open up all of the automaker's patents. The response has been interesting,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The following editorial appeared in the Dallas Morning News on Thursday, June 19:
Elon Musk is the kind of guy who probably spent his high school years asking, "Why?" or "Why not?" each time he ran up against conventional wisdom.
He took that mind-set...
| May 29, 2014
| 9:46 PM
CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. -- Space Exploration Technologies, or SpaceX, on Thursday unveiled an upgraded passenger version of the Dragon cargo ship NASA buys for resupply runs to the International Space Station.
Rather than parachuting down into the ocean,...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 12:35 PM
SolarCity Corp. is going to build its own solar panels on a giant scale in order to bring the cost of residential solar power lower than energy produced from fossil fuels, following in the path of Elon Musk's other Silicon Valley company.
The San Mateo,...