EVX Ventures

Melbourne startup EVX Ventures is looking to launch Australia’s first road legal solar car

- May 3, 2016 4 MIN READ

Solar cars have been under development for decades as car companies look for more sustainable energy solutions to power their vehicles. With the pollution from fossil fuels causing enormous health problems for people in countries like India and China, finding non-polluting energy sources is more important than ever. Solar energy is an infinite and sustainable… Read more »


Elon Musk created nearly $1B in value today with a single tweet

- March 31, 2015 < 1 MIN READ

Today the world – and particularly Wall Street – got a master class in the power of a few well placed words, when a single tweet by Tesla (and SpaceX) CEO Elon Musk cause the electric car maker’s stock to jump nearly 4 percent in just 10 minutes – adding a staggering $900 million to the company’s market cap in just 115 characters. [Source: Pando.com]

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Geo-blocking does nothing to foster a real globalised economy

- June 27, 2014 3 MIN READ

On June 12th, founder and CEO of Tesla Motors, Elon Musk did something many would have considered crazy. He released the patents his company had as part of his commitment to the open source movement. It’s something we have not talked a lot about in Australia (the OSM), but a topic that will no doubt dominate discussion in the startup ecosystem before too long.