Kirsten Korosec is a contributor to Fortune, writing frequently about technology and energy.
The mission is to gather data to make autonomous driving a reality.
The announcement is part of the Smart City Challenge, a government-sponsored competition that will award $50 million to one U.S. city.
Wireless charging could help accelerate the adoption of individually owned electric vehicles.
The shared leasing pilot aims to attract customers who don't need a vehicle on a full-time basis, but still want some kind of ownership
The tech entrepreneur appealed to a younger audience at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Paris.
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The company's Nevada gigafactory could dedicate all of its production to the home and utility products.