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Elon Musk Recommends You Watch This Movie

February 7th, 2019 | by Matt Pressman

Tesla's Elon Musk recently tweeted, "Great electric car documentary about early days of Tesla, GM Volt, Nissan Leaf & Gadget. So much has happened since then." Indeed. With the spotlight shining so brightly on Elon and Tesla, it's hard to remember how far the man (and the company) have come since the early days. Many of the early struggles surrounding Tesla were captured in this fascinating flick, Revenge of the Electric Car

Tesla & Elon Musk’s #1 Priority For 1st Quarter Is Improving Service

February 1st, 2019 | by Kyle Field

Tesla is refocusing on service as its top priority now that it has stabilized production and delivery for Model 3, CEO Elon Musk said yesterday on the company's Q4 2018 earnings call. Elon said on the call, "One of our major priorities for this quarter is improving service operations," with a specific focus on North America, which is home to the majority of Tesla's vehicles

Master Puzzle Maker: “Elon Musk Is A Puzzle Solver,” Tesla Vehicles Masterpieces

January 27th, 2019 | by Guest Contributor

I recently met George Miller, a world-renowned puzzle maker. George makes 2D- and 3D-puzzle prototypes and builds hundreds of high-quality puzzles each year, including classic puzzle reproductions, new puzzle designs, and ultra-modern puzzle creations. It turns out both George and his wife Roxanne are Tesla enthusiasts

Oil Analyst Ponders The “Elon Musk Effect” — #Tesla

January 24th, 2019 | by Guest Contributor

When will rising EV sales begin to cut into global demand for oil? It sure ain’t happening yet — as we discussed in an earlier article. Over the past few years, the increasing popularity of trucks and SUVs has canceled out the gas savings from EVs a thousand times over

Elon Musk Is Giving My Generation Its Future Back. Let’s Not Lose It Again.

January 13th, 2019 | by Jennifer Sensiba

Like many, I’ve been watching the developments in Boca Chica, Texas, with great interest. SpaceX, one of Elon Musk’s companies, is building the “Starship Hopper,” a shorter and simpler version of a spacecraft that could revolutionize space travel. Seeing images of the mostly complete test vehicle, clad in shiny stainless steel, makes me feel like a kid again

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Elon Musk Will “Transform Civilization As We Know It”

January 8th, 2019 | by Matt Pressman

Elon Musk remains a frequent target in the media. Clickbait journalists clack away at their keyboards and smear the Tesla and SpaceX CEO on a regular basis. Sometimes an outside perspective is needed — especially from someone who really knows science and space. To that end, CNBC recently sat down with renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson to get his take on Elon Musk

15 Fascinating (Or At Least Interesting) Facts About Elon Musk

January 6th, 2019 | by Matt Pressman

Elon Musk has been the target of a relentless smear campaign this year. While greedy (and shadowy) figures spew salacious gossip, diehard Tesla fanboys claim to know the real deal — right down to the most obscure detail about The Ironman. Hint: see item #5 below. To test your own knowledge, see if you're aware of these surprising 15 factoids (via CNBC and Redbook) about Elon Musk

2018 Was A Giant, Awesome Year For Tesla — Because Elon Musk

December 30th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

Tesla set record after record in 2018. It passed up automaker after automaker in terms of sales as well as market cap. And it actually started turning a profit. Let's have a closer look as 2018 comes to a close

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Tweets Superchargers Coming To 100% Of Europe In 2019

December 26th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Elon Musk took to Twitter on the day after Christmas to remind everyone how important driving an electric car is for the environment and to let them know that the Supercharger network will cover all of Europe, North America, Mexico, and China by the end of 2019.

60 Minutes Should Release All Footage From Elon Musk Interview— Plus, More Context From Tesla & A Leaked Transcript

December 11th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

Tesla CEO Elon Musk spent a few hours with the team at 60 Minutes, which was then edited down to fit in one of the show's standard 14 minute TV segments. It was an interesting piece that talked through the current state of the company and a bit about his life. They talked Twitter, pot, and Tesla. It was all going along swimmingly, albeit in a very mainstream media type of way that sensationalizes irrelevant details and glosses over the truly exciting bits


Baillie Gifford Manager Talks About Elon Musk, Tesla, & Kodak Moments

November 12th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

A partner in Baillie Gifford, the asset management firm that is the third largest shareholder in Tesla, isn't worried about Tesla's future, but it is concerned about the future of many legacy automakers as they approach their own personal "Kodak moments."

Tech & Investment Giants Think Coverage Of Elon Musk Is Crazy

November 10th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

Elon Musk has accomplished some jaw-dropping feats at SpaceX and Tesla. Louis Sarkozy, son of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy, asks (via Washington Examiner), "Should he be recognized as a capitalist example, champion of science, and hero of the environment? Yes. Is the media fawning over his countless moral deeds and wishing him success in his progressive endeavors? No. Rather, he is constantly berated, belittled, and criticized for trivial reasons."

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Elon Musk Invites Us To Take A Magic Tunnel Ride On December 11

October 24th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

The first Boring Company tunnel in Hawthorne, California, will be opened officially on December 10 with free rides for the public the following day. What is Elon's magic carpet ride really like? We will know soon enough.

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What Would You Ask Elon Musk & Tesla On The Q3 Earnings Call?

October 23rd, 2018 | by Chanan Bos

Tesla is moving its earnings call from the beginning of November to Wednesday, October 24. This is going to be a historic earnings call for Tesla for multiple reasons. During last quarter’s earnings call, CleanTechnica got the chance to ask some questions as well. While there is no guarantee that we will get that chance again, we are hopeful and this time we have been preparing

Chris Collins & James Francis Put Perspective Into Elon Musk & Tesla Story

September 30th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

The media appears to enjoy bashing Tesla and Elon Musk right now. It's like someone invited the press to a "troll-a-thon" gone wild — journalists just can't stop themselves. James Francis (via Tech Central) gives some examples: "Elon Musk is out of control! We need to take him away from Tesla! He needs to be reined in! Please, will someone think of the shareholders?"

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