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air pollutionTesla Megapack Doubling Energy Capacity by Area for Utilities

Tesla’s larger Megapack is doubling utility-scale energy storage with 60% more capacity while using 40% less space than current systems. At the site level, Megapack requires 40% less space and 10x fewer parts than current systems on the market. As …

carInside of the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory

There is a tweet from the Tesla Show of the inside of the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory. Tesla agreed to pay China 2.23 billion yuan ($323 million) in tax every year as part of a deal with local authorities to build …

batteriesTesla Revolutionizing Body Frame, Wiring and Battery Construction

Elon previously described a vision of radically transforming the factories that build his cars. In 2016, Elon had the goal of making his factories ten times more productive every ten years. Elon wanted to transform his factories every two years. …

batteriesTesla Planning for a Terawatt Hour of Batteries Each Year

On the recent quarterly conference call, Elon Musk indicated that Tesla will have clear roadmap to a Terawatt hour per year of battery production. If all of the Terawatt hour per year of batteries were used for electric cars (average …

batteriesTesla Fourth Gigafactory in Europe Should Start Production in 2021

Tesla is speeding up their European Gigafactory efforts and are hoping to finalize a location choice in the coming quarters. Elon said in Q and A at the 2019Q2 conference call that he was hoping to have the Gigafactory 4 …

batteriesTesla Second Quarter Has Slight Revenue Miss and More Per Share Losses Than Expected

Tesla has released its second quarter earnings. The analysts expected $6.41 billion in revenue and a forty cents on adjusted per share loss. Revenue reported was $6.35 billion in revenue and a $1.21 adjusted per share loss. The revenue miss …

businessTesla China Factory Will Generate Many Billions in Revenue in 2020

A video shows some of the interior of the Tesla Shanghai Gigafactory and there is another video indicated the potential financial impact of the factory in 2020. After spoke with my source in China, I am now more confidence to …

businessWill the Tesla Have a Record Breaking Quarter in Every Way?

In five days, Tesla will release its quarterly earnings. Elon Musk said a month ago that Tesla had a decent shot at having a record-breaking quarter in every way. Tesla did delivery a record number of cars with 95,200 cars …

electric carTesla Navigation on Autopilot for 99% of 800 Miles of Real-World Highway Driving

A pro-Tesla analyst indicates that he used Tesla Navigation on Autopilot for a 13-hour 800-mile drive from Seattle the Bay Area. He found it very relaxing and it is a completely different experience than highway driving with the first version …

batteriesElectric Cars and Tesla Now to 2020

China is the global leader in electric vehicles sales. Over one million electric cars were sold in China in 2018 which was nearly three times more than the USA. Global electric car sales finished May 2019 with 180,000 sales for …