Sunday, June 17, 2018


Northvolt co-founder and Chief operating officer Paolo Cerruti poses for a picture in Stockholm

Northvolt Cuts Cost Estimate for European Battery Plant as Seeks Investors

By Esha Vaish STOCKHOLM (Reuters) Northvolt has cut the estimated cost of building Europe's largest battery factory, giving a boost to a project that faces...
Drilling and filling robot "Luise" is seen in a new A320 production line at the Airbus plant in Hamburg

Robots Luise, Renate Join Airbus A320 Production Line in Hamburg

HAMBURG (Reuters) European planemaker Airbus inaugurated a new production line for its best-selling A320 jet with robots Luise and Renate joining human workers as it...
Elon Musk arrives to speak at Boring Company community meeting in Bel Air, Los Angeles

Musk’s Boring Company Wins Bid to Build High-Speed System in Chicago

(Reuters) The City of Chicago has selected billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's The Boring Company to build a high-speed underground commuter system from the Loop...
A logo of Panasonic Corp is pictured at the CEATEC JAPAN 2017 in Chiba

Panasonic Plans to Develop Cobalt-Free Car Batteries

electric vehTOKYO (Reuters) Tesla Inc's battery cell supplier Panasonic Corp said on Wednesday it is aiming to develop automotive batteries without using cobalt in...
Microchips emerge from a machine onto a roll in the clean room at the UTAC plant in Singapore

Memory Boost: How Chipmakers Are Weathering Slowing Smartphone Sales

By Joyce Lee and Sayantani Ghosh SEOUL/SINGAPORE (Reuters) Investors in global chipmakers have had a rocky ride in the last few months on worries about a...
Rolls Royce Trent XWB engines designed for the Airbus A350 family of aircraft

Aerospace Suppliers Look to Blockchain for Parts Tracking

By Victoria Bryan BERLIN (Reuters) Aerospace suppliers are starting to explore blockchain technology to keep tabs on their supply chain, potentially tracking parts such as...