Study: Batteries Aren't Efficient Enough To Support Wind And Solar Power

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Battery with wind and solar panels inside. (Shutterstock.com / frank_peters)

‘[We’re] essentially gambling the grid on a breakthrough in battery technology that is at best, uncertain.’

Tesla's Model X Getting Slammed By California's 'Lemon Laws'

Business | Chris White
People visit a Tesla Model S car during the Auto China 2016 in Beijing, China, April 25, 2016.

‘We are committed to providing an outstanding customer experience’

Wind And Solar Can't Work Without 150 Times More Energy Storage

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Battery with wind and solar panels inside. (Shutterstock.com / frank_peters)

Without about 150 times more capacity to store power for later use, wind and solar simply cannot work.

Economist: 'Tesla Bleeds Cash Like A Game Of Thrones Battle Scene'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

‘Musk has made a living off of suckers’

Secretive Chinese-Backed Company Challenging Tesla As World's Go-To For Electric Cars

Daily Caller News Foundation | Eric Lieberman
The Faraday Future FFZERO1 electric concept car is unveiled during a news conference in Las Vegas, Nevada January 4, 2016. REUTERS/Steve Marcus - RTX211VC

The free market pits America vs. China once again

Top Oil-Producing Country Announces Aim To Ban Sales Of Gas-Powered Vehicles By 2025

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
A Tesla Motors Model X electric sports-utility vehicles is seen on stage a presentation in Freemont, California September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

‘What an amazingly awesome country. You guys rock!!’

Elon Musk Thinks Apple Might Horn In On His Electric Vehicle Empire

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk stands on the podium as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China in this January 26, 2016, file photo. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/Files

‘They should have embarked on [the car] project sooner’

Green Energy Doesn't Work Without Energy Storage That Doesn't Exist Yet

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Battery with wind and solar panels inside. (Shutterstock.com / frank_peters)

It is currently impossible to economically store power for times when the sun isn’t shining and the wind isn’t blowing.

Woman Pleads Guilty To Bilking Green Energy Supporters Out Of Millions

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Green energy business concept.young businessman holding leaf and standing in front of solar panel and wind turbine. Shutterstock.com/ Tom Wang

‘Presented a fantasy world to prospective investors’

Study Finds Electric Vehicles Emit Huge Amounts Of Pollutants

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk introduces the falcon wing door on the Model X electric sports-utility vehicles during a presentation in Fremont, California in this September 29, 2015, file photo. REUTERS/Stephen Lam/Files

‘We found that non-exhaust emissions, from brakes, tires and the road, are far larger than exhaust emissions in all modern cars’

Batteries Of The Future Could Be Made Of Bacteria

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
An employee holds petri dishes with bacterial strains of EHEC bacteria (bacterium Escherichia coli.) in the microbiological laboratory of the 'Universitaetsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf ' (University Clinic Eppendorf- UKE) in the northern German town of Hamburg, June 2, 2011. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

The battery could help wind and solar power become more viable

Dark Days For Elon Musk: Tesla Gigafactory Workers On Strike

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk reveals the Tesla Energy Powerwall Home Battery during an event in Hawthorne, California April 30, 2015. Tesla Motors Inc unveiled Tesla Energy - a suite of batteries for homes, businesses and utilities - a highly-anticipated plan to expand its business beyond electric vehicles. REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon

Musk received $1.4 billion from Nevada taxpayers for the factory

Dem Lawmaker: Trade In That Mercedes For A Tesla, Your Life Will Improve

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Signage is displayed outside of Tesla Motors before the Tesla Energy Powerwall Home Battery event in Hawthorne, California

‘If you trade in your Mercedes for a Tesla, your quality of life just went up’

Another Car Company Decides To Become Unprofitable, Goes Electric

Business | Steve Birr
Employees polish an Aston Martin DB10, one of the series of DB10s designed and engineered by Aston Martin for the James Bond film "Spectre", during a media preview of "Spectre - the Auction", at Christie's auction house in London February 15, 2016. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

‘Bringing the RapidE to market by 2018 is an important milestone for both companies’

E-Cigarettes And The Limits Of Regulation

Opinion | Jan Verleur
New E-Cigarette Regulations Go Into Effect In New York City And Chicago

The pace of progress shows how urgently we need to balance the benefits of innovation with the need for rules.

5 Moneyed Greens Who Profit Off Global Warming

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/legalcode (Flickr/Images Money)

Global warming activists raise and spend far more money than their opponents

Gov't Regulators To Break Out Subsidy For EV Charging Stations

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
An Electric Vehicle (EV) charging station is seen at a factory of Beijing Electric Vehicle, funded by BAIC Group, in Beijing, China, January 18, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

SCE will absorb the $22 million cost of installing the 1,500 stations through its Charge Ready Program, a publicly funded program and the brainchild of CPUC administrators.

Electric Car Sales Plummet As Americans Buy More SUVs

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
A Tesla Motors Model X electric sports-utility vehicles is seen on stage a presentation in Freemont, California September 29, 2015. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

‘Why should I go electric and pay more when gas is so cheap?’

New Electric Car Startup Looks To Capitalize On Tesla's Stock Tumble

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Tesla founder Elon Musk arrives for the the annual Allen and Co. media conference Sun Valley, Idaho July 7, 2015.  REUTERS/Mike Blake

Sampson has given assurances that electric car start-up Faraday will not go into direct competition with Tesla.

Elon Musk's Powerwall Would Take Almost 40 Years To Pay For Itself

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk reveals a Tesla Energy battery for businesses and utility companies during an event in Hawthorne, California April 30, 2015. Tesla Motors Inc unveiled Tesla Energy - a suite of batteries for homes, businesses and utilities - a highly-anticipated plan to expand its business beyond electric vehicles. REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon

Tesla only offers 5 to 10 year warranties on its Powerwalls, and predicts the Powerwalls will last for 15 years.