The SolarCity complex in South Buffalo is getting intense attention from the Buffalo Fire Department, looking for safety in construction and operation in the future. The mammoth plant is being watched as construction continues because firefighters have to approve some parts of construction, like sprinkler systems, and because firefighters have to know and understand the […]Read more "SolarCity presents unique possible chemical fire hazard"
Summary Company announced this weekend they did not meet sales or production estimates for Q2. Tesla decided to release this news in the middle of a 3-day holiday weekend, an insulting move to loyalists. Tesla claims it’s going to push 50,000 cars in the back end of this year. Tesla wonders why it has so […]Read more "Tesla Shareholders Should Be Offended"
Summary Tesla’s key asset is Elon Musk’s credibility, as Ed Niedermeyer noted on Bloomberg West Tuesday, and that asset has taken a beating recently. The crashes of Tesla cars on autopilot and Tesla’s lowered guidance share a disconnect: Neither Tesla’s technology nor its operations have lived up to Musk’s hype. The recent spate of negative […]Read more "Tesla: Musk’s Credibility Has Eroded"
Concerns about the pace of vehicle production at Tesla Motors hit the automaker’s shares as questions swirled about the ramifications of a Tesla Model S owner who died while using the car’s autopilot. As investors struggle to assess the implications of the crash for self-driving cars, Fortune magazine published a story in which Tesla CEO Elon Musk […]Read more "Musk’s Snarky Remarks to the Tesla Crash"
If you’ve ever watched the movie Wall-E, then you probably remember how the world looked after humans over-saturated the atmosphere with satellites and pollution. Because of this, the planet was no longer habitable, resulting in the humans having to live in a massive spaceship. Although this is a very exaggerated scenario, the issue of climate change […]Read more "Elon’s Ridiculous Plan to Nuke Mars"
This morning, Silicon Valley business magnate and suspected interplanetary savior of mankind Elon Musk answered the question we’ve all been dying to know: What’s his favorite animal? Musk tweeted his characteristically unconventional answer: TWITTER POST The Ravenous Bugblatter Beast, a nightmarish executioner animal from Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, is described as being incredibly stupid […]Read more "Musk’s Favorite Animal"