Canaccord Genuity: Tesla Is Becoming “The Brand” In Energy

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 02 May 2021 19:28:03 +0000

Canaccord Genuity had some positive things to say about Tesla recently, according to StreetGuru. Tesla is becoming the brand in energy generation and storage and Canaccord Genuity estimated that Tesla will reach $8 billion in revenue by 2025. “We expect the energy management platform to have strong demand, particularly in California, where electricity supply has […]

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CNBC: How Tesla’s Battery Mastermind Is Tackling Electric Vehicles’ Biggest Problem

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 00:42:46 +0000

In a new video, CNBC details how Tesla’s battery mastermind is solving the largest problem that EVs have. The video starts out with thousands of plastic bags filled with batteries. These batteries come from EVs, phones, scooters, laptops, and other electronic devices. Since these batteries are both flammable and toxic, it’s critical that they don’t […]

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Global Plugin Vehicle Sales Up 43% In 2020, European Sales Up 137%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 15:39:18 +0000

Plugin electric vehicles (fully electric vehicles as well as plugin hybrids) had a sales increase of 43% in 2020 compared to 2019 according to new data from EV Volumes. That meant a rise from 2.5% market share in 2019 to 4.2% share of the global light-duty vehicle market in 2020. In the first half of […]

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Panasonic Boosts Its Profit Outlook Due To Tesla

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 05 Feb 2021 17:55:26 +0000

Panasonic expects its battery business supplying Tesla to be profitable this fiscal year, Reuters reports, and the company has raised its operating profit forecast for the year by over half. The company announced in October that it was developing the new battery cell that Tesla announced on Battery Day — the 4680 cells — and […]

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Panasonic Expands Home Solar Offerings In High-Growth Solar States

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 23 Jan 2021 18:08:55 +0000

As CleanTechnica has reported in recent months, solar power now generates the cheapest electricity in history — according to the conservative, fossil industry–entrenched International Energy Agency. As a result, demand for solar power has been growing strongly in the United States and worldwide

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Low-Cost, Cobalt-Free Batteries Coming From Panasonic In 2–3 Years

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 05:30:26 +0000

Panasonic is working on a low-cost and cobalt-free battery, according to fresh reports. It hopes to help Tesla realize its goal of increasing the affordability of its electric vehicles, and one way to do this is a cobalt-free battery

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Panasonic About To Start Producing Tesla’s 4680 Battery Cells

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 06:02:37 +0000

Nikkei Asia has reported that Panasonic will begin producing prototypes of a new, cheaper type of battery for Tesla’s electric vehicles — the new tabless 4680 battery cells. Panasonic will start producing them sometime in

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LG Chem To Double Battery Cell Production To Meet Tesla Demand

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 15:40:20 +0000

You need a score card these days to keep up with what company is supplying battery cells to Tesla

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JB Straubel, Celina Mikolajczak, & Heiko Urtel Talk Batteries With Stanford Energy Professors

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 05 Nov 2020 00:03:29 +0000

Stanford Energy recently hosted its StorageX International Symposium Industrial Panel virtually. The panel included top battery experts, such as JB Straubel, one of the co-founders at Tesla who left after years as CTO to start Redwood Materials; Celina Mikolajczak of Panasonic; and Heiko Urtel of

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