Tesla’s Archive

1 May 2015

Tesla’s Home Battery Offering In Context (Pricing & Competition)

I think one of the lessons of the day is to trust Elon Musk. When he said approximately a month ago that Tesla would be announcing a “major new product line” on April 30, he wasn’t using
25 Apr 2015

LG Chem Trying To Steal Tesla’s Home Battery Storage Thunder?

Branding is one thing Tesla has absolutely nailed. Well, one of many things. This week (or month) provided a rather obvious example of that for me. But first, a little background: As I think anyone who follows Tesla
24 Apr 2015

Energica Ego Electric Superbike Drag Races Teslas, Ferrari, BMW (Video)

Originally published on Gas2. Electric vehicles may be good for the environment, but they are proving even better for performance junkies. The Energica Ego electric superbike is just one example of taking mechanical performance to the next
19 Feb 2015

$53.1 Million Spent On Tesla’s Gigafactory Construction So Far, $4.95 Billion Still To Go

Construction on Tesla’s Gigfactory not far outside of Reno, Nevada, is starting to really pick up pace, according to recent reports — with at least $ 53.1 million already spent on construction, according to an analysis from the
14 Dec 2014

The Truth About Tesla’s Demand

By Michael Grinshpun Summary High finished goods inventory does not imply that Tesla has an inventory because there is a pipeline full of cars being shipped at the end of the quarter. Regional monthly fluctuations in registration are
11 Dec 2014

How Does Tesla’s Model X Compare To Other SUVs?

Originally published on EV Obsession. How does Tesla’s soon to be released Model X SUV compare, specs wise, to some of the other top models out there? This wonderful graph below (coming to us via Tesla Motors
15 Sep 2014

Tesla’s Lithium Supply Relies On America’s Loneliest Highway

The Gigafactory deal with Nevada has been inked, and in addition to $ 1.2 billion in incentives from the Silver State, Tesla is also getting a new highway Tesla’s Lithium Supply Relies On America’s Loneliest Highway was
5 Sep 2014

Tesla’s use of clean power for its battery factory would be unprecedented

Will Tesla be able to power its huge battery factory entirely with its own clean power? Tesla’s use of clean power for its battery factory would be unprecedented originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue reading…
4 Sep 2014

Nevada looks like the winner in the fight for Tesla’s battery factory. Here’s why it won.

Nevada appears to be ever so close to clinching the Tesla factory deal. This is why: Nevada looks like the winner in the fight for Tesla’s battery factory. Here’s why it won. originally published by Gigaom, ©
12 Jul 2014

Tesla’s chargers now moving a gigawatt hour of electricity a month

There are now enough Tesla Model S electric cars — as well as the company’s electric car chargers that keep them going — out there driving on the roads of the world that a substantial amount of