Tesla’s Archive

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
27 Jun 2014

Tesla’s Over-The-Air Software Installation Process Explored

Image Credit: Tesla Motors Not fortunate enough to own a Tesla Model S? Wish you did? Interested in reading about Tesla’s over-the-air software update process actually works? Then you’ve come to the right place. The software update process begins
25 Jun 2014

CarCharging Will Integrate Tesla’s Charging Tech Into Blink Network

It looks like someone has already decided to take advantage of Tesla’s recent decision to open up its patents to free use — the EV charging services provider CarCharging is now planning to integrate Tesla’s charging technology
23 Apr 2014

Nikola Tesla EV Rally Passing Through Tesla’s Birthplace In Smiljani, Croatia

The Nikola Tesla EV Rally — the international electric car rally with the highest prize money fund in the world (as it’s being billed) — will visit the birthplace of the icon of electrical technology, Nikola Tesla,
14 Apr 2014

Tesla’s Security Shortfalls

Originally published on Gas2. By Zachary Coffey A recent blog post by Nitesh Dhanjani, a respected security researcher and author, explains why Tesla needs to rethink many of its security standards. By cracking a user’s login credentials,
12 Mar 2014

Tesla’s Gigafactory Won’t Be In California, Texas Unlikely

Originally published on Gas 2. By Robyn Purchia. Now that Tesla has announced development of a $ 5 billion “Gigafactory,” everyone is wondering where it will be built. Well, we just got handed a clue: it’s not
1 Mar 2014

Over 1 Billion Electric Miles Driven In LEAFS, Volts, & Teslas (Well Over 1 Billion, Actually)

A CleanTechnica reader noticed this week that EV miles driven in the Nissan LEAF, Chevy Volt, and Tesla vehicles have clearly surpassed 1 billion electric miles. That’s based on Chevy Volt drivers who opted to share their
22 Nov 2013

Tesla’s store guru exits the building

One of Tesla’s top sales executives and the creator of its store experience — George Blankenship — left the company earlier this month, according to Blankenship’s LinkedIn page, and first reported by the San Jose Mercury News
1 Oct 2013

Tesla’s Insane Stock Surge — Why, & Why People Are Still Investing In Tesla Stock

At the beginning of the year, I had the strong sense that it was a good time to invest in Tesla. I had never bought stock before, but from covering the Tesla Model S and other electric vehicles, I
19 Aug 2013

Tesla’s latest Model S software update gets better sleep mode, Wi-Fi access

Electric car company Tesla has quietly released the latest over-the-air firmware (5.0) update for the Model S, reports Autoblog Green, and it comes with a better sleep mode, as well as other enhancements like the ability for