Elon Musk Reveals Photos of Tesla Roadster Launching on Falcon Heavy Rocket

  Elon Musk is really sending his Tesla Roadster to Mars. On Friday (Dec. 22), Musk, the CEO and chief technology officer of SpaceX, posted photos to his Instagram account revealing the “midnight cherry” electric sports car being prepared for launch on the company’s first Falcon Heavy rocket. "Test flights of new rockets usually contain mass simulators … Continue reading Elon Musk Reveals Photos of Tesla Roadster Launching on Falcon Heavy Rocket

Tesla largely responsible for slide in US home solar sales: Report

After years of double-digit growth, home solar installations in the United States are poised to fall for the first time this year, according to a report released on Thursday by GTM Research The reason? An analysis of installation data suggests that most of the slowdown is traceable to a single company: Tesla, which acquired sister … Continue reading Tesla largely responsible for slide in US home solar sales: Report

Tesla completes installation of world’s largest lithium ion battery, beats 100-day deadline

The world's largest lithium ion battery has been installed ahead of a 100-day deadline set by Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Authorities in South Australia said Thursday that Tesla Powerpacks had been fully put in place and were connected to the Hornsdale Wind Farm. They added that the battery would be energized in the next few … Continue reading Tesla completes installation of world’s largest lithium ion battery, beats 100-day deadline