Tesla plans to build a lithium refinery in Texas

US electric vehicle maker Tesla plans to build a lithium refinery in the Gulf Coast region of Texas and is seeking tax breaks to complete the project. In an application package sent to the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts at the end of August and made public on Friday, Tesla says it wants to “process … Read more

Tesla Generates Record Q3 Profits on Strong Sales

The company had already announced that it had delivered a record number of 241,300 vehicles over the period. Electric vehicle maker Tesla posted record profits for the third straight quarter as Elon Musk’s group managed to ramp up production despite logistical challenges plaguing the auto sector. Read alsoTesla’s brilliance benefits a myriad of start-ups The … Read more

American associations want to prevent Elon Musk from buying Twitter

Several human rights NGOs have joined forces in the hope of preventing Elon Musk from buying Twitter, for fear that the multi-billionaire will allow toxic behavior to explode on the platform. “If we don’t block this operation, he will give a megaphone to demagogues and extremists, who (…) incite hatred, violence and harassment”, Nicole Gill, … Read more

A bird flu outbreak in Ain, 10,600 ducks slaughtered

The home was “depopulated” and “disinfected” and a 3 km protection zone around the farm was set up. 10,600 ducks were slaughtered after an outbreak of avian flu was declared in a farm in Ain, the department prefecture told AFP on Sunday. “State services (departmental directorate for the protection of populations) of Ain have revealed … Read more

Twitter shareholders to vote Sept. 13 on Musk takeover

The vote of Twitter shareholders on its acquisition by Elon Musk will take place on September 13, before the start of the lawsuit that the social network has brought against the richest man in the world in October. Twitter summoned its shareholders for a “special meetingby videoconference, according to official documents filed Tuesday with the … Read more

Ex-Twitter boss ordered by Elon Musk to provide documents

Elon Musk has served ex-Twitter boss Jack Dorsey with an injunction to provide a whole series of documents, as part of the battle he launched to extricate himself from the $ 44 billion takeover deal of the social network. According to documents made public Monday, August 22, Jack Dorsey was ordered to give Elon Musk … Read more

Accused of sexual harassment and exhibitionism, Elon Musk responds on Twitter

By Baptiste Renault Posted on 05/20/2022 at 1:21 p.m., Update on 05/20/2022 at 14:51 Elon Musk during a press conference at the SpaceX launch pad in Texas on February 10, 2022. JIM WATSON / AFP SpaceX reportedly paid one of its flight attendants $250,000 not to sue Elon Musk after he made sexual advances to … Read more

Stars Coffee opens in Moscow to replace US Starbucks

With the slogan “Bucks is gone, the stars have stayed”, the Russian channel intends to take advantage of the withdrawal of the American giant, due to the war in Ukraine. Stars Coffee, a Russian chain that replaced the American coffee giant Starbucks in Russia after its departure due to the Ukrainian conflict, opened its first … Read more

Tesla recalls nearly 54,000 vehicles likely not to stop “Stop” in the United States

The recall follows that of 7,600 Tesla vehicles last November for risks related to the driver’s airbag. Electric car maker Tesla has initiated a recall in the United States of nearly 54,000 vehicles equipped with the FSD Beta driver assistance system that can continue to drive automatically after passing a sign “Stopinstead of coming to … Read more

McDonald’s is working to eliminate its disposable packaging

By Gildas Briand Posted 4 hours ago, Update 4 hours ago The brand has designed ceramic cones for fries and for burgers, recyclable paper packaging will replace disposable boxes. Credit: McDonald’s From next January 1, the Agec law will ban single-use tableware for on-site catering. Farewell cones of fries, glasses of Coke, cups of sundae … Read more