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Tesla Expects to Nearly Triple Vehicle Deliveries by End of Next Year

In its quarterly letter to shareholders on Thursday, Tesla announced it will be on pace to deliver 100,000 vehicles annually by the end of next year. 376 more words


Developments in Solar Cell Technology: TMAL and Silicon Wafer Cell Structures

In the photovoltaic (PV) industry, an effort to make cost-effective and high-performance solar cells is underway. According to a PV-Tech article, AkzoNobel, a materials specialist, and the Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS) are working together “in a bid to offer ALD and PECVD precursors for aluminium oxide passivation layer processing” (Osborne). 298 more words

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Tesla Beats the Street, Breaks Ground in Nevada

Tesla just released its second-quarter earnings results. Here are some quick highlights from the shareholder letter:

  • The Palo Alto, Calif., electric vehicle manufacturer lost $62 million during the quarter, or 50 cents per share, on $769 million in revenue.
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Have your say in Ottawa Public Health survey

Ottawa Public Health is asking members of the public for help as they determine their priorities for 2015-2018. You may take the survey and provide responses… 124 more words

Wind Power

7 Generations Radio -- Bill Howley, Energy researcher and blogger discusses WV Power alternatives.


Co-hosts:  Joe Gray and Graham Smith-White

Guest:  Bill Howley

Bill Howley discusses the state of WV coal and other fossil fuels, as well as transition to renewable energy sources. 24 more words

Tesla and Panasonic Finalize Gigafactory Partnership

Tesla Motors and Panasonic officially agreed to partner on the construction of the Gigafactory, the massive plant expected to crank out lithium-ion batteries for as many as 500,000 electric vehicles by 2020. 94 more words


Ontario to allow pollution of streams, rivers from wind farm: at-risk fish species in danger

Ontario says OK for East Durham wind farm to kill at-risk fish

Photo courtesy LSARC: devastation of landscape and erosion into streams from Northern Ontario wind farm construction… 455 more words

Wind Power