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DETROIT, June 3- Tesla Motors Inc is now looking at three sites, instead of two, to begin construction for its lithium-ion battery plant in the United States, Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday.
Stocks eased off their lows but still closed in the red in lackluster trading Tuesday a day after the Dow and S&P 500 hit fresh highs.
Musk also said the company will not pick a final site for its "Gigafactory" battery project until the end of the year.
Today, climate change-conscious investing is based less on a general desire to save the world and more about picking winners and losers.
David Shepardson, Washington Bureau Chief and Automotive Reporter, The Detroit News, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau discuss the newest models from Tesla, and why their model numbers spell S-E-X.
Two companies believe roadways could also become energy sources, and are thinking up ways to make the concept a reality.
SpaceX unveiled the spaceship it expects to use to send NASA astronauts to the International Space Station, known as the Dragon V2.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says the reusable craft should be ready to transport humans by 2016, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. May 29- 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.
Stocks finished broadly higher Tuesday, with the S&P 500 setting a new record, as investors cheered a batch of better-than-expected economic reports and merger activity.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk questions how the Air Force awarded rocket contracts to a competitor. CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
OSAKA, Japan, May 23- Panasonic Corp wants to be the exclusive producer of lithium-ion battery cells at U.S. electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc's planned multibillion-dollar battery factory, a senior executive of the Japanese company said on Friday.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne has a request for potential buyers of the automaker's Fiat 500 e electric car: Don't buy it.
WASHINGTON, May 21- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne has a request for potential buyers of the automaker's Fiat 500 e electric car: Don't buy it.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
*Company valued at about $764 mln at day high of $10.76. May 16- U.S. online car shopping service TrueCar Inc, whose shares closed up 11 pct in their debut on the Nasdaq on Friday, has plans for expanding so consumers can compare prices on big-ticket items other than automobiles.
*Company valued at about $764 mln at the high of $10.76. May 16- Shares of TrueCar Inc, owner of car comparison website TrueCar.com, rose about 20 percent in their market debut, valuing the company at about $764 million.
Jim Chanos of Kynikos Associates says he'll continue to bet against Caterpillar and China, as well as a few other names.
May 14- Good Technology Corp, a provider of software security solutions, filed with U.S. regulators on Wednesday to raise up to $100 million in an initial public offering of common stock.