Elon Musk faces skepticism as Tesla prepares to unveil ‘Optimus’ robot

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) chief executive Elon Musk said it was overdoing factory robots that pushed the electric-car maker into “production hell” four years ago. He blamed it on dependence and said humans were better at certain jobs. Ah, times have changed. Musk’s Texas company now has thousands of humanoid robots, known as … Read more

Vedanta and Foxconn to invest $19.5 billion in chip and display projects in Gujarat, India

A bird flies by the Vedanta office building in Mumbai, August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui/File Photo Register now for free, unlimited access to register NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Vedanta (VDAN.NS) and Taiwan’s Foxconn (2317.TW) will invest $19.5 billion under a deal signed on Tuesday to bring India’s prime minister’s home base to Gujarat Establish … Read more

Vedanta chooses Modi home base for $20 billion Indian semiconductor foray

A man walks past the Vedanta logo outside its headquarters in Mumbai, India, January 31, 2018. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui Register now for free, unlimited access to register NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Vedanta (VDAN.NS) has chosen Gujarat, the home state of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, for a semiconductor project, two sources told Reuters. (2317.TW). Vedanta … Read more

Tesla considers Texas lithium refinery, seeks tax cuts

The TESLA logo is seen outside a dealership in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, USA, on April 26, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton Register now for free, unlimited access to register SEPTEMBER 9 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) is building a lithium refinery on Texas’ Gulf Coast to ensure supplies of key components used in … Read more

Inside Tesla’s drive to keep Musk’s battery promise

Tesla could cut Model Y battery cost by $5,500 – expert Savings from Larger Cells and New Manufacturing Processes Tesla has yet to launch new ‘dry coating’ technology – expert Sept 6 (Reuters) – The secret behind Elon Musk’s goal of selling 20 million Teslas a year by 2030 lies in pioneering battery technology. The … Read more