One third of the lithium-ion battery packs produced at Tesla Motors’ Gigafactory in Nevada will be destined for the utility market.
Tesla’s utility storage division, Tesla Energy, has recently started shipping Powerwall, a battery pack for the home, and Powerpack, a commercial storage solution, to customers in US, Germany and … Read more
Tesla Energy’s Powerwall has to started to ship on a global scale with customers in Australia receiving the first of the company’s lithium-ion battery packs designed to power homes.
The Gigafactory 1, the world’s biggest lithium-ion battery plant in Nevada and manufacturing home to the Powerwall, is also only weeks … Read more
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Goldman Sachs has declared wind and solar power industries the “new shale gas” in … Read more
Tesla Motors’ CEO Elon Musk has admitted the company is pursuing lithium deals in Nevada.
Tesla is looking to add to the conditional deal it struck with Bacanora Minerals / Rare Earth Minerals and Musk was forced to admit last night on Twitter that Nevada projects are being considered.
Last … Read more
One of the world’s leading battery manufacturers, Panasonic Corp, is predicting significant growth in emerging markets for lithium-ion batteries.
The company, which is the sole partner for Tesla Motors’ Gigafactory in the US, is expecting growth of 74.9% CAGR in utility (stationary storage) – batteries that can power your home … Read more
In Q2 2015, Tesla Motors made its foray into home energy storage in a move which saw it evolve from a high-end electric vehicle manufacturer.
The most surprising detail about the launch of the Powerwall, a lithium-ion battery that can power your home, was the price.
The starting price of … Read more
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Last night Tesla Motors launched a new range of batteries that can power homes and commercial buildings at a fraction of the expected cost.
The new division called Tesla Energy was revealed by CEO Elon Musk in California only ten hours ago and with it two battery product lines – … Read more