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Fed-up locals are setting electric scooters on fire and burying them at sea

As cities from Santa Monica to Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-mile scooters, some residents are taking matters i.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 10th, 2018

Fed-up locals are setting electric scooters on fire, burying them at sea

As cities from Santa Monica to Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-mile scooters, some residents are taking matters i.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 11th, 2018

Fed-up locals are trashing electric scooter fleets

As cities from Santa Monica to Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-mile scooters, some residents are taking matters i.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 10th, 2018

Electric scooter giant Lime says it recalled scooters amid fears that some could catch on fire

The electric scooter company Lime pulled several thousands devices off California streets due to concerns about rider safety and the threat of fire. The effort coincided with a blaze in a company warehouse involving a faulty battery......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 30th, 2018

Electric scooter giant Lime recalled devices amid fears that some could catch on fire

The company pulled several thousand scooters off streets this summer after discovering that some could be carrying batteries with the potential to catch fire......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 31st, 2018

China"s NIO Investigating Second Electric Car To Catch Fire In Weeks

EV automaker and Tesla-competitor NIO has said that it is now probing another one of its ES8 models that "caught fire" in Shanghai on Thursday. The probe comes after another ES8, in the city of Xi’an,.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 17th, 2019

PG&E stock falls, after accepting CAL FIRE"s determination that its lines caused the Camp Fire

Shares of Pacific Gas and Electric Co. fell 1.3% in premarket trade Thursday, after .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 16th, 2019

VOI makes European push in crowded electric scooter-sharing market

Sweden's VOI Technology plans to put a new fleet of thousands of electric scooters on European streets this summer to fend off competition in an increasingly crowded market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 14th, 2019

Milwaukee reaches settlement with electric scooter company

Milwaukee has reached an agreement with Bird Rides Inc. over the electric scooters the company released on the city's streets last summer......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 9th, 2019

Defying Brexit, Volvo car brand Polestar picks UK for new development hub

Swedish luxury electric carmaker Polestar, which is jointly owned by Volvo Cars and its Chinese parent Geely, is setting up an R&D center in Britain to develop future passenger cars, it said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 8th, 2019

Tesla boosts capital raise to $2.7 billion, Musk buys more stock

Tesla Inc on Friday was set to raise up to $2.7 billion in a record-setting capital raising for the electric carmaker, as investors scooped up a mix of new stock and convertible notes that will recharge the company's cash-depleted balance sheet......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 3rd, 2019

Tesla to get up to $2.7 billion from upsized stock offering

Tesla on Friday is set to raise up to $2.7 billion in a record-setting capital raising for the electric car maker, as investors scoop up a mix of new stock and convertible notes that will recharge the company's cash-depleted balance sheet......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 3rd, 2019

Tesla to get up to $2.7 billion from upsized offering, Musk to buy more stock

Tesla Inc on Friday was set to raise up to $2.7 billion in a record-setting capital raising for the electric carmaker, as investors scooped up a mix of new stock and convertible notes that will recharge the company's cash-depleted balance sheet......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 3rd, 2019

The Latest: PG&E"s fire safety plan recommended for approval

The Latest on PG&E's bankruptcy proceedings (all times local): 5:10 p.m. California regulators are recommending adoption of Pacific Gas & Electric's safety plan aimed at reducing wildfires in the state......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 29th, 2019

Model S fire video adds to Tesla woes pre-results

Video of a parked Tesla Inc Model S exploding and a Wall Street downgrade of the electric carmaker's stock pushed shares down 4 percent on Monday, as it prepared to issue results for a troubled first quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2019

It"s Contagious: NIO Electric Car Spontaneously Catches Fire In China

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Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 22nd, 2019

Tesla investigating an apparent case of a Model S exploding and catching fire in China

Electric automaker Tesla sent a team to investigate after a Model S exploded and caught fire in Shanghai. There are reportedly no know.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 22nd, 2019

Tesla investigates video of parked Model S exploding in Shanghai

U.S. electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc said it has sent a team to investigate a video on Chinese social media which showed a parked Tesla Model S car exploding, the latest in a string of fire incidents involving Tesla's cars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2019

Tesla investigating video of parked Model S exploding in Shanghai

U.S. electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla Inc on Monday said it has sent a team to investigate a video on Chinese social media which showed a parked Tesla Model S car exploding, the latest in a string of fire incidents involving Tesla's cars......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2019

E-scooters in heating competition in Taiwan market

The competition in Taiwan's electric scooter (e-scooter) market is heating up because the related technology development has matured and government subsidization has strongly boosted demand for the vehicle, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesApr 21st, 2019

Bird Is Bringing More Electric Scooters To European Cities

Electric scooter ridesharing leader Bird has announced it will be ramping up its services throughout Europe starting this.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 15th, 2019