Pressure Is On Tesla To Complete Massive, Taxpayer-Subsidized Battery Factory

Business | Chris White
A Tesla logo hang on a building outside of a Tesla dealership in New York, U.S., April 29, 2016.

‘We are running around like crazy hiring people’

Elon Musk Unveils Part Two Of His Master Plan For Tesla And SolarCity

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

‘You will be able to sleep, read or do anything else enroute to your destination’

Tesla Ends Buyback Program As It Tries To Weather Financial Storms

Business | Chris White
A Tesla logo on a Model S is photographed inside of a Tesla dealership in New York, U.S., April 29, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo -

Changes come as Tesla’s financial concerns continue to roil … stockholders

The SEC Investigating Tesla For Not Disclosing Fatal May Crash

Business | Eric Lieberman
the Sunset Boulevard on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, CA (Helga Esteb / Shutterstock.com)

Tesla is being investigated yet again

Tesla Driver In Recent Crash Cited For Multiple Vehicle Code Violations

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
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Driver cited for multiple violations, including careless driving

A Second Tesla Crash Attributed To Autopilot Mode

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Signage is displayed outside of Tesla Motors before the Tesla Energy Powerwall Home Battery event in Hawthorne, California April 30, 2015. REUTERS/Patrick T. Fallon

‘No data at this point to indicate that Autopilot was engaged or not engaged’

Tesla's No Good, Terrible Month Raises Troubling Questions For Musk's 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

‘Is an automated system actually safer?’

Tesla Autopilot Technology Under Investigation After Fatal Crash

Business | Eric Lieberman
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

‘Preliminary evaluation’

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