Tag: electric cars

Tesla shares surge to record high, leaving rivals behind

While other carmakers are forced to invest billions to overhaul their internal combustion engine operations to produce battery-powered cars, investors are confident that Tesla can make the shift from a niche carmaker into a global leader in cleaner cars.

Profit or not? Analysts divided ahead of African born Elon Musk’s Tesla second-quarter results

Some analysts have said that failing to reach that goal could send Tesla shares plummeting after they surged more than 275% so far this year.

A review of the Rwandan economy in 2019

The launch of a smartphone manufacturing plant, introduction of electric cars, a logistics facility and an upgrade of the country's credit rating were some of the defining moments in Rwanda's economy this year. Economic Analyst, Ted Kaberuka joins CNBC Africa for more.

Rwanda recognises green mobility with launch of electric cars

The first ever electric cars have hit Rwanda’s roads as German carmaker Volkswagen launched its pilot electric mobility project in Africa. This according to officials demonstrates the country’s commitment to adopt and drive technological advances. CNBC Africa’s Steven Muvunyi reports.

How Generation.e is electrifying Africa’s roads

Generation.e co-Founder and CEO, Ben Pullen joins CNBC Africa to talk about their partnership with Gauteng Provincial Government for an electric trip across the country.