Tesla sales are keeping electric car market in California alive

California is the biggest electric car market in the US by far, but it is kept alive by Tesla’s sales, especially the Model 3, as shown by registration data. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for exclusive videos and subscribe to the podcast. The post Tesla sales are keeping electric car market in California alive […]

ecobee’s Smart Light Switch cuts energy use and acts as a sensor for $45, more

Amazon offers the ecobee Switch+ HomeKit-enabled Light Switch for $45.28 shipped. As a comparison, it typically goes for $80 at retailers like Best Buy and elsewhere. Today’s deal is a match of our previous mention. ecobee’s smart Switch+ works with a variety of voice assistant platforms, including HomeKit and Alexa. With automatic scheduling, you’ll be able […]

Tesla is showing interest in battery factory project in India, report says

Tesla has yet to enter the Indian market, but now a new local media report suggests that Tesla is showing interest in a battery factory project in the country. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for exclusive videos and subscribe to the podcast. The post Tesla is showing interest in battery factory project in India, […]

Electric plane crash-lands into lake in another setback for electric flight

An electric plane has crash-landed into a lake in Norway earlier this week in another blow to the current effort to electrify flight. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for exclusive videos and subscribe to the podcast. The post Electric plane crash-lands into lake in another setback for electric flight appeared first on Electrek.

Tesla Roadster with ‘Starman’ completes first orbit around the sun

Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster that SpaceX launched into space on their Falcon Heavy rocket last year has completed its first orbit around the sun, according to a tracking report. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for exclusive videos and subscribe to the podcast. The post Tesla Roadster with ‘Starman’ completes first orbit around the sun appeared […]

Remember that V8 electric motorcycle? It’s started production – with 3D printing

Nearly one year ago to the day, we first revealed Curtiss Motorcycle’s upcoming Zeus V8 electric motorcycle. And now we’re learning that the innovative electric motorcycle has already begun production thanks to a recently announced partnership. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for exclusive videos and subscribe to the podcast. The post Remember that V8 […]

Drako unveils insanely powerful and expensive all-electric supercar

Drako Motors, a new Silicon Valley-based electric supercar manufacturer, has unveiled the Drako GTE, a limited-production all-electric supercar with insane specs and an even more insane price. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for exclusive videos and subscribe to the podcast. The post Drako unveils insanely powerful and expensive all-electric supercar appeared first on Electrek.