25 Unasked Questions On Tesla’s Q2 Earnings Call

Credit to Author: Vijay Govindan| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 15:24:08 +0000

This was a great quarter for Tesla. Record production, record deliveries, tremendous growth, and excellent margins in a difficult operating environment. I felt some opportunities for questions were missed, though. What’s the status of Model X deliveries this quarter? No one cared about Tesla’s second mass-market product. From the looks of the website, it’s sold […]

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Tesla Tells Us How Opening Up Superchargers To All Brands Will Work

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 11:30:50 +0000

In the recent Tesla earnings call for the second quarter, we got a lot more information from Tesla about its plans to allow other EVs to charge at Tesla’s Superchargers. Let’s look at the relevant section of video and then discuss this further. The question that prompted this: “Elon has said that Tesla will be […]

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Country Trekking In A Tesla Model 3 In 3rd World Australia

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2021 10:42:35 +0000

After waiting for over 3 years (order placed April 2016), we had just picked up our brand new Tesla Model 3 SR+ (September 2019) from the Brisbane showroom and we were off for a road trip. My good friend Pete was throwing a bash for his 70th birthday and wanted us to come. Slight problem […]

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A Framework for a People-Centered Clean Energy Transition

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 17:00:19 +0000

Originally published by Union of Concerned Scientists, The Equation. By Rachel Cleetus, policy director with the Climate and Energy program at the Union of Concerned Scientists. The climate crisis is here, and we know we need to make deep cuts in heat-trapping emissions to limit the worst of future impacts. That can sometimes lead to a […]

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Isn’t It Time For All Hotels To Start Including Electric Vehicle Charging Stations?

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2021 16:47:27 +0000

By Darya Oreizi Have you gone on a family road trip and found no electric vehicle charging stations at your hotel? If you own a Tesla, you’ll likely find a Supercharger nearby. But not always. Let’s face it, most EV owners would love to charge up overnight (at their hotel) when they’re on the road. […]

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11 EV Models Test the State of Highway Charging in Long-Distance Race — Guess Which Brand Wins

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 18:40:42 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. by Charles Morris When did the first EV race take place? Shortly after the second EV was built, says conventional wisdom. Since the dawn of modern EVs, a few groups have staged Cannonball Run–style events, and many more individuals have documented long-distance road trips, often with a goal of demonstrating the prevailing state of […]

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Building Charging for Electric Vehicles Can Create Good Jobs

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 15:52:26 +0000

Originally published on NRDC Expert Blog. By Patricio Portillo, Transportation Analyst, Climate & Clean Energy Program A booming clean energy economy is a persistent bright spot in the pandemic economy, employing hundreds of thousands of Americans. Building the infrastructure network required to charge electric vehicles (EVs) at a scale needed to dramatically reduce both local and […]

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Tesla To Open Superchargers To Other Electric Vehicles Later This Year

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 00:30:49 +0000

Tesla plans to make its Supercharger network open to other EVs later this year, Elon Musk just shared on Twitter. He was replying to Raphael (aka @TesLatino) who shared his thoughts on how others are wondering why Tesla even created its own charging connector. Many think that it’s not fair to other EVs, and he […]

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Charging Infrastructure Analysis Leverages NREL Data Science Expertise

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 23:00:54 +0000

Analysis Aims To Help California Meet Zero-Emission Vehicle Goals

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The US Interstate Highway System Shows Us The Future of EV Charging

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 14:35:50 +0000

On my recent cross-country trip, I realized just how weird the US highway system is. Numbers can be inconsistent, construction practices differ (sometimes in important ways), and at times the system just isn’t really complete. One great example of incompleteness was US Highway 70 between Raleigh, North Carolina, and the coast, now also known as […]

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