Tweet Suggests Hardware Changes Coming For Tesla Model S & Model X

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 18:00:12 +0000

A Tesla hacker says he has discovered information about upcoming hardware upgrades coming for the Model S and Model

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Is Tesla A Step Closer To The 1 Million-Mile Battery?

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 03:20:57 +0000

In 2019, Elon Musk announced that Tesla had a “1 million-mile battery pack” in the making. He said that it was going into production “next year,” which is now here. Tesla, while in a partnership with physicists from Canada’s Dalhousie University, filed a patent in December for new lithium-ion battery tech

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Neoen Is Hopeful New Tesla Battery Capacity Will Be Online In March

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 05:16:41 +0000

Neoen, a French renewable energy developer, is hoping to have the additional capacity at Tesla’s big battery in South Australia online in March

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Lithium For Tesla Battery Uses Less Water Than 11 Avocados

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 05 Jan 2020 06:00:33 +0000

Let’s talk about lithium production. Lithium is the first member of the alkali metal family — elements that make up Group 1 (IA) of the periodic table. Lithium is also the least dense of all of the metals in its group, with a density of about half that of water. It has many uses, including in batteries

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2020 Tesla Predictions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 04:53:12 +0000

Starting from this year onwards, I will place my predictions for the next 12 months in article form. Most of these predictions are based on historical facts or behavioural economics, and I would be happy if I am 50% correct by end of next year. My purpose for doing this is to mainly get a much broader critique to my predictions in the comments section, so please leave a comment whether you agree or not

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7 New(ish) Tesla Patents

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 09:43:36 +0000

Tesla is an innovation powerhouse. As part of that, it publishes a fair number of patents. We don’t get around to publishing stories on every interesting patent we see, so here’s a quick roundup of Tesla patents published in recent months that we haven’t covered

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Tesla 2020 Predictions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 04:20:12 +0000

Starting from this year onwards, I will place my predictions for the next 12 months in article form. Most of these predictions are based on historical facts or behavioural economics, and I would be happy if I am 50% correct by end of next year. My purpose for doing this is to mainly get a much broader critique to my predictions in the comments section, so please leave a comment whether you agree or not

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6 Years of CNBC’s “Top” Tesla Coverage

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 04:10:37 +0000

Back when we published “Pravduh About Tesla” reports, it became clear that CNBC was the media outlet that published the most about Tesla. We tracked Tesla and Elon Musk coverage in the 22 or so largest media outlets, and CNBC routinely had the most stories published each week on Tesla or Musk. (Bloomberg was 2nd, Business Insider 3rd, and Fox News 4th)

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Top CleanTechnica Stories of 2019, & Top Stories of the Decade!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 03 Jan 2020 04:00:16 +0000

Being the start of a new year, it’s time for a review of the most popular stories on CleanTechnica last year, and since it’s actually 2020 now, I’m also going to scroll through a list of the most popular stories of the past decade here on CleanTechnica

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“Prognostications of Tesla’s doom have gone from concerning, to annoying, to boring, to pathetic”

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 22 Dec 2019 04:59:28 +0000

I honestly don’t know why, but I find the Tesla short seller story to be one of the most fascinating stories in cleantech, or at least I did. At times in the past couple of years, Tesla [TSLA] has been the most shorted stock on the US stock market, and it seems Tesla short sellers (stock market traders betting against the company) have certainly gotten more press than short sellers of any other company. I think that is part of why it’s been such a fascinating story — because so much money has been betting against Tesla, and those Tesla pessimists have been dominating or at least greatly shaping media coverage of the company

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