Tesla & Elon Musk Take A Stand For California Homeowners Who Want Solar

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 20:16:05 +0000

It seems that the California Public Utilities Commission wants to tax homeowners for making use of the sun’s existence. I wrote about this last month, noting that the state’s $8 per kilowatt solar tax would punish homeowners for using clean energy, but I’m just a girl living far away in Louisiana whose voice probably doesn’t matter […]

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Tesla Reaches Job Target For Buffalo Gigafactory, Avoids $41.2 Million Penalty

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Wed, 29 Dec 2021 23:00:59 +0000

In February 2020, before Covid came to the US, I wrote this article predicting that Tesla would most likely meet its April hiring deadline for its plant in Buffalo, NY. I think that this was one of the key pieces of news that had people up in arms (at least on Twitter) before the pandemic, […]

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Little House Brewing Company Gets A New Tesla Solar Roof

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 04:30:47 +0000

Little House Brewing Company, a microbrewery in downtown Chester, Connecticut, took to Twitter to share its news of a new Tesla solar roof. The company shared that this had been a dream of theirs since well before they opened. Adding a special thank you to the team at Tesla Solar, they noted that it was […]

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Tesla Donated A Solar Roof Worth At Least $150,000 To Buffalo Heritage Carousel In 2020

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 04:43:38 +0000

In August 2020, The Buffalo News reported that Tesla donated a solar roof to the Buffalo Heritage Carousel at Canalside, which was scheduled to open in the spring of 2021. The article noted that the black tiles were made at Tesla’s factory in South Buffalo and that each would be stamped “Assembled in Buffalo, NY, […]

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Tesla Cuts Cost of Solar Panels and Solar Roof with New $500 Referral Bonus

Credit to Author: Chris Boylan| Date: Wed, 15 Sep 2021 15:28:58 +0000

While Tesla is currently best known for its electric cars, the company provides solar power systems to consumers as well. In fact, they do this at one of the lowest prices in the industry – currently about $2.01/watt before incentives. This week, Tesla quietly started offering a new incentive to those considering the purchase of […]

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Bringing Solar & Tesla Batteries To Restaurants In New Orleans To “Stay Lit,” And How You Can Help

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 12 Sep 2021 23:23:51 +0000

Several organizations are bringing solar to New Orleans restaurants in an effort to “Stay Lit” as a part of hurricane preparedness, Big Easy Magazine reports. Feed the Second Line and Glass Half Full NOLA are collaborating on an initiative known as Stay Lit. The goal is to crowdfund an installation of solar panels and batteries […]

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Tesla Installed 85 Megawatts of Rooftop Solar Power in 2nd Quarter, But That Doesn’t Actually Show Demand

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 14:22:56 +0000

Last quarter, Tesla installed 85 megawatts (MW) of rooftop solar power across the United States. That’s up from a mere 26 MW in Q2 2020. Of course, Q2 2020 was plagued by the covid-19 pandemic and ensuing lockdowns. (Bad pun somewhat intended.) Nonetheless, a more than tripling of solar power installations is a big step […]

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Installing A Tesla Solar Roof — Review By The American Contractor Show

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2021 19:09:20 +0000

“The American Contractor Show” has shared its review of the installation of a Tesla Solar Roof. The show is a series of episodes featuring contracting and this episode took a deep dive into the Tesla Solar Roof installation process. Davide Silverstein and American Home Contractors demonstrated just what it takes to install a Tesla Solar […]

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Tesla Energy, Brookfield, & Dacra Are Developing A Large-Scale Sustainable Neighborhood In Austin, Texas

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 10 Jul 2021 00:49:20 +0000

Tesla Energy, Brookfield Asset Management, and Dacra are teaming up to create SunHouse at Easton Park, Brookfield announced. This is the first Tesla Solar neighborhood and will be the nation’s most sustainable residential community, according to the companies. Brookfield and Dacra are combining their real estate experience with Tesla Energy’s products and wisdom to create […]

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