Pricier Chevrolet Bolt, Volt Loom as GM Nears Tax Credit Threshold

It looks like General Motors won’t enjoy its tax incentive advantage over Tesla for all that long. The maker of the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Volt plug-in hybrid (“extended-range EV,” in GM parlance) told Green Car Reports it will pass the 200,000-unit green vehicle threshold this quarter, meaning a halved federal tax credit for those […]

Macedonia PM vows to push for name change after referendum fails to reach 50% threshold

Macedonia’s electoral commission has announced that the Sunday referendum to change the Balkan country’s name to the Republic of Northern Macedonia has failed to pass the necessary 50 percent turnout threshold. “On this referendum it is clear that the decision has not been made,” the head of the electoral board, Oliver Derkoski, said. With some […]

Tesla Hits Delivery Threshold for Juicy Federal Tax Credit

Tesla Motors announced Thursday that it officially reached 200,000 deliveries this month, which is good news in terms of overall sales. But the figure also means the company has surpassed the threshold requiring that federal tax credits be phased out, which is bad news. Some speculate that, without government incentives, fewer people will be willing […]

Herbalife raises its profit forecast and says it met a key FTC threshold (HLF)

Thomson Reuters (Reuters) – Nutritional supplement maker Herbalife Ltd on Sunday raised its current-quarter adjusted profit forecast and said it exceeded a key threshold under its agreement with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. Herbalife now expects adjusted profit of 95 cents-$ 1.15 per share in the second quarter ending June 30, compared to the 88 […]

Blind house hunter gets cheeky with Phil Spencer: ‘Can you carry me over the threshold?’

Loveable Lynn helped Phil to fulfil one of his aims on the show tonight – as the presenter and property expert had long wished to help a blind person in a house hunt. “I don’t suppose you want to carry me over the threshold,” she joked, as she and Phil stepped up to a front […]