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Dear Analysts, Stop Trying To Put Tesla In A Box

September 23rd, 2018 | by Chanan Bos

It is well known that Elon Musk and Tesla don’t like to conform to established industry standards or feel limited by them. So trying to measure their performance by established industry standards is like measuring them on a scale of bananas, utterly pointless


What Do Elon Musk, Socrates, Nietzsche, (And Maybe You) Share In Common?

February 25th, 2018 | by Steve Bakker

Until April 1st, 2016, the only thing I knew about Tesla Motors came from a news story reporting on an esoteric car company out of California that had appropriated the last name of famous inventor Nikola Tesla, and was marketing an awesome electric car with a price tag of $100,000. The car was clearly desirable, yet since my budget didn’t stretch to anywhere near the vehicle’s purchase price, I basically forgot about the car and the company


A Tesla Model X On Mars Would Require A Few Changes

December 9th, 2017 | by Michael Barnard

You could retool a Tesla Model X and drive it around on Mars. But it probably wouldn't end up looking like a Model X. The rover that Mark Watney drove around in the movie based on Andy Weir's great book "The Martian" is much more likely to be what the hacked vehicle would look like


Elon Musk Offers Details Of His Mars Colony Program

June 15th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

Elon Musk has released his written plan for how he intends to build a Mars colony and it is available for download free until July 5. It's recommended reading for everybody.


Re-Imagining Our Relationship With Electricity

November 17th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor

Companies are bringing alternative energy business models to deliver “personal power” to energy-poor communities. These models often rely on PV solar as the core technology, coupled with innovative financing models, and often use cellular infrastructure, which is often fairly well-developed and accepted



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