Tesla 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 patent reveals Solar module aimed at faster, more attractive installations

Tesla Solar may have taken a step back from the limelight in recent years due to the electric car maker's…

Tesla’s Powerpack farm in South Australia is about to get 50% larger

Tesla's big battery in South Australia, which was conceived following a bet between billionaires Mike Cannon-Brookes and Elon Musk to…

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 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’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 patent points to battery cell improvements with clever deformation detection process

A recent patent published late August has revealed that Tesla is working on a monitoring system and apparatus that will…

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 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…

Jaguar I-PACE batteries get repurposed as small-scale energy storage devices

Researchers at WMG, University of Warwick have announced that they have found a way to repurpose old Jaguar I-PACE batteries…

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…

Each step of Elon Musk’s first Tesla Master Plan visualized in concept video

Back in 2006, Elon Musk discreetly published his first Master Plan for Tesla, a company was then pushing hard to…

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…

Tesla Energy’s quick installs hint at ongoing residential solar and Powerwall ramp

It appears that Tesla Energy's highly-anticipated ramp is picking up some speed. With Model 3 production humming at levels that…