Scooter Sharing Industry Needs To Up Its Social License Game — CleanTech Talk

Credit to Author: Winter Wilson| Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 01:36:15 +0000

In this episode of our CleanTech Talk podcast interview series, Michael Barnard, Chief Strategist of TFIE Strategy Inc. and CleanTechnica contributor, and Mike Casey and Nathaniel Schub from Tigercomm sit down to talk about micromobility

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Porsche Taycan Beats Tesla’s EV Cannonball Record

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 03:48:56 +0000

Kyle Connor, from the Out of Spec Motoring YouTube Channel, took a Porsche Taycan across the country on December 31 and set a new electric Cannonball record with a time of 44:26. This beats the previous record set by Connor and his team in a Tesla Model 3 by almost an hour

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Community Solar Year 1 — A New Program Gets Underway

Credit to Author: Joe Wachunas| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 01:06:37 +0000

Community solar is the idea that folks who can’t install solar panels on their rooftops — either because their roof isn’t in good shape or they don’t have the upfront capital or they rent and don’t own their home — can essentially buy solar panels at a solar farm (usually off in a field somewhere relatively nearby), receive credit off their utility bills, and take part in growing their solar energy locally

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Stefan Schwunk Talks About Moving From Daimler To Tesla

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 07 Jan 2021 17:39:20 +0000

In an interview with Tesla Mag, Stefan Schwunk shared his thoughts on his experience joining Tesla after working for Daimler

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Luring Tesla Buyers In Back In 2012 vs. 2021 (CleanTechnica Interview)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 01 Jan 2021 00:24:16 +0000

“I wasn’t in a building. It was more like a UFO landing. I’d just kinda be somewhere, and people would walk by and experience it. So it was more like it kind of jarred their senses, where they were seeing this thing they had never seen before and never heard of before

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Why Jay Leno Sees Tesla As Current & Indefinite EV Leader

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 02:11:54 +0000

Jay Leno has been a fan of Tesla since the beginning. He has featured Tesla vehicles on his CNBC show Jay Leno’s Garage many times — highlights include an episode from 2012 in which Tesla Chief Designer Franz von Holzhausen gives Jay a grand tour of the brand-new Model S, and one from 2020 in which Leno and Elon Musk take the Cybertruck for a trip through the Boring Company’s tunnel below Los Angeles

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Deconstructing A Tesla Hit Job

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 06:40:31 +0000

It is a bit hard to believe how the times have changed. Just two years ago, all major news outlets would have jumped at any negative news article related to Tesla. Today is the first time we’ve seen where a very concerning article questioning quality standards and worker conditions in Giga Shanghai has not gone viral in US and European media

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“Mr. T.” Shares His Epic Tesla Adventure With Me: 18 Countries, 9 Teslas, & Taking Risks To Discover New Experiences

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 25 Dec 2020 04:02:09 +0000

Two people, known as Mr. & Mrs. T on Tour (T for Tesla), went on an epic Tesla adventure that spanned 18 countries, used 9 Tesla vehicles, and involved the couple embracing their dream despite the challenges and fears of what could happen from such a risky decision

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These Kinds Of Opportunities Don’t Come Along Very Often: Interview With QuantumScape CEO Jagdeep Singh

Credit to Author: Benjamin Schulz| Date: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 19:45:58 +0000

QuantumScape is one of the world’s leading solid state battery companies, and it went public on November 27th (NYSE: QS). The company worked in “stealth mode” for a long time, and received considerable investment by some of the world’s most established cleantech investors, among them Capricorn Investment Group, Breakthrough Enegy Ventures, and notably from a car manufacturer, Volkswagen. We spoke to Quantum Scape CEO and Founder Jagdeep Singh

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Solar-Powered Box Mountain Communications Tower Is 1st Of Its Kind — Uses PACE Financing

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 20:46:07 +0000

You may remember a story I wrote about William Cross around a year ago. The article was about how William was able to buy a Tesla Model 3 when he was 18, after getting to test drive his boss’s Model S. I noted in that article that William had just received his FAA license to fly drones at his job at Marcus Communications, where he currently works as a solutions engineer

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