Batteries For Dummies Like Me — Part 3: The Battery Anode & Cathode

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Sun, 18 Oct 2020 16:58:40 +0000

What the heck is an anode and cathode in a battery, and why is that important

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Tesla’s Next 10 Years, Cutting Tesla Tire Costs, Consumer Reports On EV Savings — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 21:21:44 +0000

It’s time for another biweekly top 20 here on CleanTechnica. The following are the 20 stories published on CleanTechnica in the past two weeks that got the most eyeballs

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Tesla’s New Structural Battery Pack — It’s Not Cell-to-Pack, It’s Cell-to-Body

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2020 22:45:49 +0000

Tesla’s Battery Day was not just full of surprises. When you read between the slides, Tesla made a lot of product announcements, many of which are still awaiting their discovery

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Ross Gerber Talks Tesla, Battery Day, Tesla’s Weakness, & More — CleanTechnica Interview

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2020 19:11:08 +0000

Ross Gerber, CEO of Gerber Kawasaki, took to Twitter recently to share that he was available to answer any Tesla-related questions. He noted that he saw the entire new battery cell factory at Tesla Battery Day and also rode in a full self driving (FSD) Tesla last year. So, naturally, I picked his brain

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3 Tesla Mining & Battery Developments

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 07 Oct 2020 02:49:11 +0000

Reports on a few different matters on Tesla mining and batteries have been leaking out lately — since Battery Day, basically. We’ve covered a couple of them individually, but there are three that I’m looping together for one piece here

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Why Is Battery Manufacturing So Hard? Tesla Battery Day For Dummies (Like Me)

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Sat, 03 Oct 2020 23:37:21 +0000

“Large-scale manufacturing, especially if it’s a new invention, is somehow between 1,000 and 10,000% times harder than a prototype.” — Elon Musk In this article, I will try to explain why

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Tesla Breathes Life Into The Manganese Markets

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 23:45:22 +0000

During Tesla’s recent Battery Day presentation, CEO Elon Musk shared this Tesla goal: “We want to try to replace at least 1% of the total vehicle fleet on earth, which is about 2 billion vehicles. So, long term, we want to try and make about 20 million vehicles a year.”

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How Is Panasonic Responding To Tesla Battery Day?

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 01:54:18 +0000

Tesla’s Battery Day was a landmark event for the company. The Silicon Valley automaker plans to begin efforts to produce its own battery cells. Where does that leave Tesla’s existing battery suppliers

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Batteries For Dummies Like Me: Tesla’s Tabless Battery & Why It Matters

Credit to Author: Alex Voigt| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 01:18:45 +0000

What the heck is a tabless battery, and why is that important

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Why Did Tesla Have Battery Day? Why Did It Reveal The Semi Years Ago?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 22:02:02 +0000

For many Tesla followers, Battery Day was a mind-blowing event that was one of the highlights of the year, if not the decade. For others, it was not what they expected and was a letdown because no big new product was made immediately available, and no new vehicles were revealed — no electric airplane, no Model 2, no electric boat

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