Adidas Releases Recyclable Sneaker For The Circular Economy

Credit to Author: Jonny Tiernan| Date: Thu, 06 May 2021 19:09:52 +0000

The fashion industry has been coming under fire in recent years for its environmental impact. Not only does the industry have a large carbon footprint, but many of the materials it uses are damaging for ocean environments. Sustainability has become a key concern for conscious consumers, and this has been having a knock-on effect on […]

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Tesla Consumed More Lithium Than BYD, VW, Renault, & Audi Combined In 2020

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 04:32:11 +0000

According to data from Adamas Intelligence, Tesla went Pac-Man on lithium in 2020. This is actually to be expected, as Tesla was the leading seller of electric vehicles by a wide margin. The email noted that in 2020, Tesla deployed 18,700 tonnes of LCE (lithium carbonate equivalent) onto roads globally in the batteries of its […]

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Small Modular Nuclear Reactors Are Mostly Bad Policy

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 16:05:44 +0000

People asserting that SMRs are the primary or only answer to energy generation either don’t know what they are talking about, are actively dissembling or are intentionally delaying climate action.

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Are Traditional Automakers Still Investing In Gas & Diesel Engines?

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 02:38:25 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. Right now, Tesla is at the vanguard of an all-electric future. On Wall Street, the company’s market value has outpaced its auto industry counterparts who specialize in internal combustion engine (ICE) technology. Are things changing, though? To that end, are Tesla’s competitors still investing in ICE development anymore? Analyzing legacy automakers, Jim Motovalli at Autoweek reports, […]

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Sandy Munro Shares His Thoughts On Why Tesla Has No Competitors, Tesla Cybertruck & Octovalve & Gigapress, & More

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 02 May 2021 09:26:58 +0000

In his latest video on Solving The Money Problem, Steven Mark Ryan shared his thoughts on Sandy Munro, who recently spoke about Tesla’s giant gigapress, its huge casting machine, the octovalve and heat pump, the Cybertruck’s exoskeleton, and the crash safety of the Cybertruck. Munro also speaks about Tesla’s 4680 battery cells, the importance of […]

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Grid Storage Winners Part 2: How Much Of Which Storage By When?

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 11:30:43 +0000

Through 2060, pumped hydro storage will maintain its grid dominance, but redox flow technologies, lithium ion and many also-rans will deliver 3.6 TW.

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President Biden Touts Climate Action & JOBS! In His 1st Joint Session Speech

Credit to Author: Nexus Media| Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 18:10:16 +0000

President Biden highlighted his administration’s efforts to grow the American economy and create jobs by addressing the climate crisis in his first address to a joint session of Congress Wednesday night. “For too long, we have failed to use the most important word when it comes to meeting the climate crisis,” Biden said. “Jobs. Jobs. […]

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Tesla Welcomed University Of Texas At Austin For Tour Of Giga Texas Today

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2021 03:23:08 +0000

Tesla welcomed the University of Texas at Austin to its new gigafactory in Texas today. Beth Beagles, Director of Corporate Relations at the University of Texas at Austin, shared a photo on LinkedIn with the following caption: “A best in class tour of a best in class facility, thanks to Omead Afshar. The University of Texas […]

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5 Key Takeaways From Tesla’s Q1 Earnings Call

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 01:11:16 +0000

Originally published on EV Annex. The first quarter is typically soft for most automakers. Not Tesla. This year, the Silicon Valley automaker displayed its production prowess against all odds. The performance of Elon Musk and the Tesla team was on full display yesterday when the company released its first quarter earnings report and the company’s […]

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Elon Musk: Expect Tesla Model Y To Be Best Selling Car, SUV, Or Truck In World In 2022 Or 2023

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 02:16:18 +0000

To my ears, the biggest highlight from the Q1 2021 Tesla conference call today was that Tesla CEO Elon Musk expects the Model Y to be the top selling light-duty passenger vehicle (top selling car, truck, or SUV) in the world in 2022 or 2023. He said he expects that it’s more likely than not […]

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