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Back when Tesla Inc. (TSLA) unveiled a test of its new “Powerpacks” – batteries to power homes and businesses – it was clear that the company’s future wasn’t in building cars……

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Jul 13, 2017 at 15:11 | Peter Tertzakian

Last week’s announcement by Volvo that every car, “it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor,” jolted oil investors. Then France amped up the newswire by switching on a…

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Underwhelming Model 3 News Crushes Tesla’s Market Cap

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Jul 07, 2017 at 18:08 | Tsvetana Paraskova

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This Supermajor Is Leading The Charge On Renewables

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