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Al Gore attends the UK premiere of  ‘An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power’ at  Somerset House in London earlier this month.  Photograph:  Jeff Spicer/Getty Images

Just over 10 years ago, An Inconvenient Truth, featuring former US vice-president Al Gore, opened in cinemas. Jollied along by Gore’s now well-travell(...)

Following on from Anchorman 2 and Zoolander 2, the latest in a series of belated sequels to emerge from Paramount Studios ought to be the most superfl(...)

A Tesla wall connector for charging the company’s vehicles at customers homes. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters

Tesla said on Monday it would raise about $1.5 billion (€1.27 billion) through its first-ever offering of junk bonds as the US luxury electric car mak(...)

Tesla shares were up 2.5 per cent in pre-market trading following the news. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd acquired a 5 per cent stake Tesla, the California-based electric car maker, for $1.78 billion. The purchase,(...)

The interior of a Tesla Model S is shown in autopilot mode in San Francisco

Tesla Motors chief executive Elon Musk on Sunday tweeted his intention to soon publish part two of his “top secret Tesla masterplan” following an emba(...)

Elon Musk, chairman of SolarCity and CEO of Tesla Motors, speaks at SolarCity’s Inside Energy Summit in Manhattan. photograph: rashid umar abbasi/reuters

Tesla Motors chief executive officer Elon Musk says the proposed acquisition of SolarCity Corp could eventually push the electric car maker’s valuatio(...)

Among companies seen with most to gain from the UK remaining in the EU, Kingspan gained 1.8 per cent to €24.85

European stocks pared gains in the final minutes of trading yesterday as a fresh poll dampened investor optimism that the UK will vote to stay in the(...)

Elon Musk, chairman of SolarCity and chief executive of Tesla Motors

Elon Musk has sought to build a clean energy powerhouse as his electric car maker, Tesla Motors made an offer to buy his solar installation firm Sola(...)

Warren Buffett (85)  Charlie Munger (92) fielded five hours of questions on such matters as Coca-Cola’s sugary drinks, lower shipping volumes on the BNSF railroad, risks from derivatives, and who might succeed Buffett as chief executive.

Warren Buffett said on Saturday that Berkshire Hathaway Inc is poised to do well no matter who wins the White House in November, and the billionaire i(...)