Will Nikola Or Tesla Produce America’s First Production Battery Electric Trucks?

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 18:05:56 +0000

Last month, Nikola Motor broke ground on its first factory in Coolidge, Arizona, where it plans to produce the Nikola Tre and Nikola Two Class 8 trucks. Just a few days earlier, Tesla broke ground on its newest factory under construction in Austin, Texas where it plans to produce the Cybertruck, Semi, Model Y, and Model

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Sony Consumer EV, Panasonic Getting Maxwell Tech, 2 Non-Tesla European Gigafactories — CleanTech News Show #19

Credit to Author: Chanan Bos| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 23:01:00 +0000

This is the 19th broadcast of CleanTechnica’s weekly news show. We now also have a Patreon page! This week’s show covers Panasonic claims regarding future batteries, whether Sony’s concept EV might reach the market after all, two non-Tesla Gigafactory wannabees, a green skyscraper (half of which is made out of wood), the ITER fusion reactor entering the assembly phase — and much more!

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China × Cleantech — June 2020

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 20:06:02 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — June 2020. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month

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Tesla Model 3 Had More Sales Than 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, + 6th Best Selling Electric Vehicles In 1st Half Of 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 02 Aug 2020 07:00:01 +0000

While different electric vehicles may be #1 in different markets (the Renault Zoe in France, the Audi e-tron in Norway, the VW e-Golf in Germany), globally, there is no question which electric vehicle is the most popular. According to recently compiled data from EV Volumes, the Tesla Model 3 had nearly as many sales in the first half of 2020 as the 2nd best selling, 3rd best selling, 4th best selling, 5th best selling, 6th best selling, and 7th best selling plugin vehicles combined

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Tesla’s Newest Partnership With An HBCU Is A Great Thing

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 31 Jul 2020 19:00:56 +0000

Tesla is partnering with Huston-Tillotson University to provide internships and jobs for its students. Huston-Tillotson University (HT), which is in Austin, TX, welcomed Tesla and announced that Tesla is collaborating with HT for student internships

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Tesla’s Big Advantage: Culture of Fast Action

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 21:10:58 +0000

The history of Tesla is a collection of individual stories. Some of these are comical, some are tragic, many are inspiring, and some have morals — object lessons that illustrate the reasons for Tesla’s surprising success

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Tesla Solar, Tesla Insurance, 300 Mile Electric SUV Trio — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 05:21:02 +0000

Tesla rooftop solarA Tesla solar piece and a Tesla insurance piece led the way on CleanTechnica last week, followed in 3rd by my piece on 3 electric SUVs just arriving or coming soon that offer 300+ miles of range

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The Evolution of Tesla Vehicle Design & Tesla Aftermarket Products

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 05:50:39 +0000

Leading into our first ever virtual trade show, which is tomorrow, Wednesday, July 29, I just interviewed Matt Pressman, cofounder and president of EV Annex, about the company’s deep history making Tesla aftermarket products, insights from that work, how Tesla vehicles have changed over time, and some of Matt’s favorite products

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Is Elon Musk Wrong About An Under-250-Mile Range Model Y?

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Sun, 26 Jul 2020 02:07:21 +0000

Elon Musk was recently at it again on Twitter sharing upcoming plans about the Tesla Model Y as well as Supercharging speeds for the Model S and X. But it was his comment that a range of less than 250 miles would be unacceptably low that got the attention of the EV and business press

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7 Top Takeaways From Tesla’s Q2 Earnings Call

Credit to Author: Matt Pressman| Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 17:35:17 +0000

Did Tesla’s Q2 earnings mark a critical moment in automotive history? Is this the beginning of an auto industry upheaval? One chart (scroll below) is definitely telling. Yes, the drama and dichotomy of Elon Musk was on full display last night

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