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Tesla As 17 Different Companies

September 29th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

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


Tesla Giga Shanghai Could Produce 1 Million Cars A Year Eventually

September 22nd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

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


Everything You Need To Know About Version 3 Of The Tesla Solar Roof

September 11th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

Tesla launched the new version 3 of its Solarglass Roof on a public conference call today. Version 3 of the newly renamed Solarglass Roof integrates a number of meaningful improvements to the now larger tiles that promise to improve the cost of the roof while delivering a much faster installation time


Tesla’s Business Model Opposite of Planned Obsolescence, Tesla’s Solar Disruption, Perovskite Solar Cells — CleanTechnica Top 30

September 7th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

The most popular news and analysis pieces on CleanTechnica in the past couple of months covered a wide range of cleantech topics, but as usual, the list of the most popular stories leaned heavily on the shoulders, back, and feet of Silicon Valley cleantech behemoth Tesla, whether that related to its vehicles, its solar power offerings, its new insurance business, or simply its recent stock split


Tesla Continues To Ramp Up Solar Roof Installations Across The Country

August 14th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

Tesla's Solar Roof is potentially one of the most disruptive products in the portfolio, but presents a massive challenge to roll out at scale. Produced at Tesla's Solar Gigafactory in Buffalo, New York, Tesla struggled to refine the design of the tiles not only for mass production, but for rapid, efficient, and long-lasting installations. Roof tiles are no joke and must produce power and protect the home if they are to succeed


Tesla Tripled Solar Roof Installations In Q2 2020

August 6th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

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


Tesla Powerwall Saves The Day In SCE Power Outage

August 5th, 2020 | by Kyle Field

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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