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Chinese Tesla owner turns power line into illegal personal charging station

Green lights on the Tesla's display show that the vehicle is charging. Photo: Weibo

The owner of a Tesla electric car in China's Sichuan province came up with an innovative way of charging his vehicle: plug it directly into a power line.

Friday, 27 February, 2015, 6:39pm 4 comments

Employees of Chinese tech firm receive Tesla electric cars as Lunar New Year bonus

Tesla electric cars at a Supercharger station. Photo: Xinhua

A small Chinese IT company has decided to reward its staff with something its boss regards as a fitting year-end bonus - a fleet of Tesla electric cars - at a time when the US carmaker is increasingly anxious about its sales in China after its high-profile market entry last year.

17 Feb 2015 - 7:38pm