Electric Cars

By Simon Alvarez Posted on November 7, 2019 Tesla China’s Weibo account has released the first official pictures of the Made-in-China Model 3 produced at Gigafactory 3. The images provide the first close-up glimpse of the locally-made electric sedan, including some design elements that are not present in its US-made counterparts.  Contrary to Tesla’s US-made
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Elon Musk announced that Tesla is making major changes to its internal corporate operating system (OS) and that the software team will focus on securing customer accounts next with two-factor authorization. While most automakers use commonly known enterprise software from third-parties like SAP, Tesla instead decided to build its own from scratch. Tesla’s longtime Chief
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By Eric Ralph Posted on November 1, 2019 During a recent NASA council meeting, SpaceX’s response to a Crew Dragon capsule’s April 20th explosion was repeatedly praised by the agency’s senior Commercial Crew Program (CCP) manager, her optimism clearly rekindled after several undeniably challenging months. SpaceX up now. Next week, In-Flight Abort #Dragon will undergo
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Tesla and Elon Musk are currently being sued by shareholders over the SolarCity acquisition and Musk was deposed, which created some very funny moments. In 2016, Tesla’s board and shareholders ended up approving a $2.6 billion acquisition of SolarCity with a strong majority and yet, several Tesla shareholders were not happy about the process and
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NIO is fighting to survive Black clouds are gathering over Chinese EV startup NIO, which announced today that its chief financial officer (CFO) – Louis T. Hsieh – has tendered his resignation (effective October 30, 2019). NIO this year encountered many adversities, starting with lower sales/demand, battery recall and the general challenging market in China,
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By Eric Ralph Posted on October 28, 2019 SpaceX President and COO Gwynne Shotwell teased new information detailing the wealth of benefits that the next-generation Starship launch vehicle could bring for the deployment of the company’s Starlink internet satellite constellation. A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket can launch 60 Starlink satellites at a time but that’s
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What is attribution science, and how does it hold fossil-fuel companies accountable for the climate crisis? The editor of the prestigious medical journal the Lancet asks health professionals to protest climate change. EVs in Britain are going to get green license plates. European parliament votes to protect the bees from harmful pesticides. Trump pollution policy changes
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