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Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Regulations could harm Texas’ bid for Tesla plant

Tesla, a manufacturer of high-end electric cars, has named Texas one of four finalists to house its planned $5 billion lithium-ion battery factory. But the state's strict auto dealership laws could hurt its chances, company officials say.

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Tesla seeking to sell electric cars in Texas

Electric car maker Elon Musk wants to bet big on Texas – but he’s having trouble getting his chips on the table.