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Tesla just outsold Mercedes-Benz in the US for the first time

Tesla just outsold Mercedes-Benz in the US for the first time In the third quarter this year, Tesla sold 69,925 vehicles in the US. Mercedes-Benz sold 66,542. It’s taken just eight years for Elon Musk’s upstart electric-vehicle startup to topple the company that invented the car 132 years ago. And according to Atherton Research, Tesla … Continue reading Tesla just outsold Mercedes-Benz in the US for the first time

Tesla ’s new Megapack to debut at giant energy storage project in #California

Tesla’s new Megapack to debut at giant energy storage project in California Electrek has learned some exclusive information about Tesla’s Megapack, the company’s upcoming new stationary energy storage product. The big new battery system is going to debut at Tesla’s giant 1.2 GWh energy storage project with PG&E in California. Tesla Megapack As we reported … Continue reading Tesla ’s new Megapack to debut at giant energy storage project in #California

Musk’s Outback Success Points to Bright Future for Battery Storage

Musk’s Outback Success Points to Bright Future for Battery Storage A year after Elon Musk rolled out what was then the world’s biggest lithium-ion battery to aid South Australia’s blackout-prone power grid, more projects are set to follow in its footsteps at home and abroad. The Hornsdale storage facility — the result of Musk’s successful … Continue reading Musk’s Outback Success Points to Bright Future for Battery Storage

Tesla wins contract for another massive battery system with Powerpacks

Tesla wins contract for another massive battery system with Powerpacks Tesla’s energy division is on a roll when it comes to large battery projects, especially in Australia since the success of its giant battery system in in the country. Now we learn that Tesla won another contract for a massive battery system project to deploy … Continue reading Tesla wins contract for another massive battery system with Powerpacks

Tesla Proposes its Largest Energy Storage Project: 1.1 GWh in the California Desert

Tesla Proposes its Largest Energy Storage Project: 1.1 GWh in the California Desert Tesla has partnered with California’s Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) to submit a proposal for Tesla’s largest energy storage project to date; one that’s capable of producing up to 1.1GWh. According to Popular Mechanics, the two entities want to build a lithium-ion … Continue reading Tesla Proposes its Largest Energy Storage Project: 1.1 GWh in the California Desert

Tesla closes a dozen solar installation centers as part of recent layoffs

Tesla closes a dozen solar installation centers as part of recent layoffs Tesla will close “about a dozen” solar installation facilities around the country as part of its recent layoffs, according to Reuters. Installation centers in California, Maryland, New Jersey, Texas, New York, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Arizona, and Delaware will be shuttered. Workers will be … Continue reading Tesla closes a dozen solar installation centers as part of recent layoffs

Rivals Rise Up to Threaten Tesla ‘s Battery Business

Rivals Rise Up to Threaten Tesla’s Battery Business Batteries to run cars. Batteries to store solar power. Batteries … to prevent blackouts. Everywhere you look in the field of battery technology, Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) seems to be there already. The company’s even building a battery gigafactory in the Nevada desert to keep its battery empire well-supplied, … Continue reading Rivals Rise Up to Threaten Tesla ‘s Battery Business