‘Presented a fantasy world to prospective investors’
‘We found that non-exhaust emissions, from brakes, tires and the road, are far larger than exhaust emissions in all modern cars’
The battery could help wind and solar power become more viable
Musk received $1.4 billion from Nevada taxpayers for the factory
‘If you trade in your Mercedes for a Tesla, your quality of life just went up’
‘Bringing the RapidE to market by 2018 is an important milestone for both companies’
The pace of progress shows how urgently we need to balance the benefits of innovation with the need for rules.
Global warming activists raise and spend far more money than their opponents
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.
‘Why should I go electric and pay more when gas is so cheap?’
Sampson has given assurances that electric car start-up Faraday will not go into direct competition with Tesla.
Tesla only offers 5 to 10 year warranties on its Powerwalls, and predicts the Powerwalls will last for 15 years.
Wind and solar power will have to resolve these 11 fundamental issues before they can ‘fix’ global warming.
‘We are keeping our partners confidential.’
The Model S has ‘too many problems to recommend’
‘If you don’t make it at Tesla, you go work at Apple’
‘It’s less than ideal for a mission-driven startup that has positioned itself as an underdog disruptor while relying heavily on government tax breaks.’
‘AVs could free as much as 50 minutes a day for users, who will be able to spend traveling time working, relaxing, or accessing entertainment’
Low gas prices make Teslas look like a bad investment …