Electric compact cars sold in 2014 are now worth only 23% of their original sticker price, compared with 41% for comparable combustion vehicles. Accordingly, U.S. drivers now lease almost 80% of battery electric vehicles and 55% of plug-in hybrids.
“When you hurt MIT, you hurt the country,” says MIT President Rafael Reif. “The world is competitive and there are opportunities elsewhere.” More than 40% of graduate students at MIT are from abroad.
Coca-Cola, which is focusing on the sustainability of plastic in packaging, has sold more than 50 billion PlantBottles which contain 30% bioplastic.
Model 3 deliveries might have climbed to about 2,917 vehicles, the average estimate of nine analysts surveyed — and there is little consensus on that number.
The Federal Open Market Committee is expected to stay the course and keep raising rates slowly as the chairmanship passes to Jay Powell from Janet Yellen this year.
The two cases were part of a second batch of bellwethers wending their way toward possible jury trials. The first batch was a mixed bag: four settled on nonpublic terms, while GM won three at trial and gained a pretrial dismissal.
Rolling out a smarter approach to software, for starters, is one benefit of having a guy with two computer engineering degrees as your CEO.
Apple shares returned 39% in fiscal 2017, more than double that of the S&P 500.