My Interview With Peter Mertens, Former Board Member of Audi, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, & Jaguar Land Rover

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Sat, 04 Jul 2020 15:41:20 +0000

After my article “There Will Be Blood” was published here on CleanTechnica, Peter Mertens, the former Head of R&D at Audi and former Board Member of Audi, Volkswagen, Volvo, and Jaguar Land Rover, and now Board Member of Faurecia, Recogni and Chairman of the Advisory Board of Valens, reached out to me and asked if I am interested in an interview with him

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BMW Chair: “We Will Be Taking Sustainability To A Whole New Level”

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 03 Jul 2020 01:53:14 +0000

BMW wants to take sustainability to “a whole new level,” Oliver Zipse, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, said this week in an interview/press release. The interview is presented Q&A style in a BMW corporate press release and notes that major corporations have a key role to play when it comes to sustainability

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Tesla [TSLA] Crushes Deliveries, And Other Thoughts

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 23:41:06 +0000

Well, I created my own best and worst case scenarios for production and deliveries, used what I could find and a number of estimates to nail down numbers that I felt were accurate, and this morning Tesla released the actual numbers. In that last article (mostly Tesla’s press release), Zach noted that the numbers would probably be a reason for some of our authors to produce long pieces on them, and

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Tesla Is Extending Plans For Giga Brandenburg

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 22:46:25 +0000

Tesla is building the Giga Berlin factory without certain permits. This is required in order to build at the desired speed. There is the risk, though, of having to tear things down if permits are refused. That reduces Tesla’s negotiating power

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Tesla [TSLA] 2nd Quarter Production & Delivery Numbers Are …

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 12:38:30 +0000

Tesla has published its Q2 2020 production and delivery numbers. (Look’s like CleanTechnica’s Frugal Moogal nailed it.) We’ll have more on this later, but here are Tesla’s production and delivery figures for Q2

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My Tesla [TSLA] Q2 Production & Delivery Estimates

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 22:25:10 +0000

another roller coasterIn my article yesterday, I broke down what Tesla’s Q2 production numbers looked like in a worst case and best case scenario. Now, I’m going to share what I think those numbers will actually be, and why

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Byton Going Bye-bye? Chinese Carmaker Suspends Operations

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 18:55:27 +0000

First batch of production Byton M-BytesChinese automaker Byton seemed ready to go as recently as April, but the global economic downturn has made it hard to sell premium EVs from China

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My Tesla [TSLA] Q2 Production & Delivery Number — Best & Worst Case

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 17:00:00 +0000

Six days ago, news broke that Elon Musk had sent an email to Tesla employees about going all out for the final week of the quarter to ensure a “good outcome.” Since that point, debate has raged by exactly what was meant by that statement. Is Tesla looking to surprise Wall Street, which has been anticipating around 60,000–70,000 total cars moved

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US Department of Energy Aims to Help Secure EV Battery Supplies

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 15:54:58 +0000

Despite the clear fossil fuel bias in this administration, the US Department of Energy has been paying a bit of attention to the electric vehicle (EV) revolution, and is looking to help secure critical battery supplies in the global battery supply chain and setting the foundation to do so

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