Energy

Tesla's Virtual Power Plant rescues grid after coal peaker fails, and it's only 2% finished

Tesla's Virtual Power Plant project in South Australia is only around ~2% complete, but it is already proving to be…

Tesla and Walmart settle lawsuit over issues concerning solar panel installations

Tesla's lawsuit with American multinational retail giant Walmart has come to a close according to a joint statement made by…

Tesla reduces Solar + Powerwall pricing amid CA wildfire power outages

With wildfires blazing through portions of California, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has knocked $1,000 off the price of Solar+Powerwall prices…

Tesla Solar Roof V3 shows a more cautious Elon Musk, and that’s a good thing

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has previously stated that 2019 will be the year of the Solar Roof, the company's flagship…

Tesla patents custom cooling system for longer-lasting energy storage devices

A significant part of Tesla's business relies heavily on the durability and longevity of its battery packs, and in the…

Tesla lands another major Powerpack customer out in Slovenia

Tesla Energy's Powerpack systems have made their way to Slovenia in Central Europe, becoming the first country in the Balkan…

Tesla Powerwall home battery installations to begin in Japan

Tesla's Powerwall, a device that stores energy from that is generated from the sun and captured by solar panels, will…

Tesla reduces Solar + home battery pricing following California blackouts

Pacific Gas & Electric's (PG&E) shutoff of electric supply to residents in California's Bay Area has caught the attention of…

Tesla Superchargers will have Powerpacks to help with outages, says Elon Musk

After Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) has started to shut down energy up to 800,000 homes across the Bay Area,…

Tesla’s grid-scalable battery is supporting this popular East Coast island destination with power

Tesla will provide a giant battery installation that will act as a backup power system for the Massachusetts island of…

Tesla prepares EV owners, Powerwall customers for CA’s historic power outages

As California faces a historic power outage in several Bay Area counties, American electric car maker Tesla appears to have…

Tesla Powerwall batteries are powering Zimbabwe’s mobile telecom systems

Tesla's Powerwall 2 batteries are helping Zimbabwe change the landscape of its local telecom networks.  Zimbabwe is a country that…

Tesla’s school programs are key to its mission and workforce development

Tesla's internships for high school graduates at Gigafactory 1 in Sparks, Nevada have been well received due to their mutual…

Tesla responds to Amazon fire report, says remaining solar installations are optimal

On the heels of Walmart's recent lawsuit against Tesla Energy laying claim to 7 fires allegedly caused by Tesla's solar…

Tesla and Walmart address lawsuit in joint statement

After a wake of headlines quick to paint Tesla Energy as an irresponsible solar power company proliferated, it appears there's…

Tesla Virtual Power Plant’s success prompts officials to plan major expansion in South Australia

The popularity of South Australia's Tesla-powered Virtual Power Plant (VPP) initiative which began last year is now over-subscribed, according to…

Tesla is building a Solar Roof testing structure in the Fremont factory

A building permit filed by Tesla for its electric vehicle factory in Fremont, CA has shown that the electric car…

Elon Musk hopes to ramp Tesla Solar Roof production to ~1K/week by end of 2019

The long-awaited production ramp of the Tesla Solar Roof might finally be at hand. In a recent update, Elon Musk…

Tesla Megapack targets utilities with massive 3MWh plug ‘n play battery

After Tesla's worldwide success with Powerpack battery grid installations, the company has now designed and engineered a new battery product…

Tesla’s big battery in South Australia is a ‘complete waste of resources,’ claims Nissan

In a recent interview with Australian auto publication The Driven, Nissan's global head of electric vehicles Nic Thomas shared a…