Tesla Reminder: Solar Power Tax Credit Drops In 2021

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 15 Nov 2020 23:36:39 +0000

Last year and for several years prior, a US taxpayer who installed a solar power system on their roof could get a 30% tax credit on the cost of that system. In 2020, that tax credit was reduced to 26%, and it will drop to 22% next year

Read more

Tesla’s Energy Business Is Flourishing — 2021 Looks Bright

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2020 18:41:48 +0000

During Tesla’s Q3 2020 earnings call, CEO Elon Musk noted that this was Tesla’s “best quarter in history.” Most of the revenue came from Tesla’s automotive business. However, if you look closely, you can see the leaves of Tesla’s energy business rapidly unfolding as this side continues to grow

Read more

Elon Musk: Tiny Bit Of Sun’s Energy Could Power The World

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 03:41:18 +0000

Solar energy already powers almost everything on Earth — including us. Fossil fuels, hydropower, wind — to a large extent, all of these so-called energy sources rely on stored energy that ultimately came from good old Sol

Read more

Solar Power = “Cheapest Electricity In History”

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 26 Oct 2020 06:47:24 +0000

The fossil-friendly International Energy Agency indicates that solar power is now the “cheapest electricity in history.”

Read more

Tesla Breaks Another Record — This Time For Energy Storage Installations

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 03:43:07 +0000

Tesla has broken yet another record. This time it’s for energy storage installations. Tesla’s storage business deployed 750 MWh in

Read more

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

Read more

Tesla As 17 Different Companies

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 22:38:44 +0000

Covering a couple of Elon Musk tweets, I recently wrote an article titled “Tesla = Approximately A Dozen Startups.” The company is involved in several different hardcore tech efforts as well as broader business like insurance and seat production

Read more

Tesla Giga Shanghai Could Produce 1 Million Cars A Year Eventually

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 21:47:08 +0000

At Tesla’s 2020 Annual Shareholder Meeting today, Tesla CEO Elon Musk discussed several matters we’ve written about in recent weeks and months. I will revisit a few of those highlights in a moment. First, though, there was one comment that the Tesla-oriented writers on our team here at CleanTechnica world headquarters thought was new. Elon noted that Giga Shanghai (Tesla’s factory in Shanghai, China) could eventually produce 1 million vehicles a year

Read more

Tesla = Approximately A Dozen Startups

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2020 07:05:23 +0000

Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently responded to a CleanTechnica article on Twitter by noting that Tesla is really like a dozen different startups. What would these startups be? Let’s explore some possibilities

Read more