Tesla Tripled Solar Roof Installations In Q2 2020

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 22:08:47 +0000

Today, Tesla released what was perhaps the most highly anticipated quarterly earnings letter to date, as the factory shutdowns and business impact from COVID-19 put the company’s hope of achieving its first full year of profitability in jeopardy

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Installing Solar + Storage Can Help Customers Ride Out Seasonal Grid Outages

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 00:26:46 +0000

It’s super easy for customers in one of the sunniest places in the world, Southern California, to add solar and storage to their home. Adding batteries to a home is a lot like adding a generator to your home as a backup power source, but the real secret in the sauce is pairing batteries with rooftop solar. In this configuration, the rooftop solar will continuously recharge the home battery, allowing the system to provide power to a home for much longer

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Blockbuster Sunrun/Vivint Merger Challenges Tesla Solar Ambitions

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 17:11:33 +0000

Sunrun rooftop solarSunrun has acquired Vivint Solar to become the largest roof top solar company in America.

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Tesla Powerwall Saves The Day In SCE Power Outage

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 05:00:55 +0000

Our local utility notified us that a power outage with an 8-hour outage window spanning from 9am to 5pm was scheduled for June 3rd. For most people, in a non-pandemic world, that would not be a problem. People are normally at work during the day, so the outage passes by unnoticed

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Your Journey Toward A Fully Electric Future Starts With A Single Step

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Sat, 29 Feb 2020 15:00:05 +0000

Every journey towards a more sustainable lifestyle starts with a single step. It starts with a dissatisfaction for the status quo. With all that said, my encouragement to you today is to take your next step. Take the step that sits in front of you, whether that be to give up your car in favor of a bike, to purchase an electric vehicle, to install solar on your roof, to add a battery backup system, or even to upgrade your electrical panel if that’s what’s in the cards

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Tesla’s Secret Weapon Is Fueled By The Sun

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2020 03:22:49 +0000

Tesla’s secret weapon is something that many investors don’t even think to consider when they think of Tesla. CNN Business reminded us that investors only think about EVs when they think about Tesla. However, Tesla’s secret weapon is fueled by the same thing life on Earth is — our sun

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Tesla Steps Into The Utility Space With New Grid Controller Patent

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Sat, 15 Feb 2020 00:53:19 +0000

This week, Tesla locked in a new patent for a distributed electrical grid management system, with capability to control everything from massive grid-scale energy storage installations down to your washing machine to keep everything humming along nicely

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Tesla Ready To Roll Out Solarglass Roof In US — China & Europe To Follow

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:52:04 +0000

Elon Musk tweeted this week that the Solarglass roof manufactured at the Buffalo, New York factory will be available soon in more parts of the US and plans are underway to introduce it in China and Europe soon.

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Tesla Energy Lifts Off With 26% QoQ Increase In Solar, 136% YoY Increase In Storage

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2020 03:43:26 +0000

From all appearances, 2019 marked the liftoff of Tesla’s Energy division. The company marked a 26% quarter-on-quarter increase in solar installations from 43 MW to 54 MW. Storage saw an equally impressive bump on its larger base from 477 MWh installed in Q3 2019 to 530 MWh in Q4

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What You Should Know Before Signing Up For A Tesla Solarglass Roof

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Sun, 26 Jan 2020 05:15:18 +0000

The Tesla Solarglass Roof finally makes solar beautiful and easy to look at for folks who don’t appreciate the look of conventional solar panels. I for one love solar and have always enjoyed the look of solar panels on a roof, but I also think the Solarglass roof tiles are more beautiful, more functional, and more durable than most traditional roofing surfaces

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