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Tesla to feature "Self Driving" level 5 Hardware systems

That’s to say that all the hardware for self-driving will be in place in all new Tesla cars, but that software still needs work. Full self-driving will only be available to owners of new Model S, Model X and, eventually, Model 3 cars.

Self-driving vehicles will play a crucial role in improving.safety and accelerating the world’s transition to a sustainable future. The company cl More

That’s to say that all the hardware for self-driving will be in place in all new Tesla cars, but that software still needs work. Full self-driving will only be available to owners of new Model S, Model X and, eventually, Model 3 cars.

Self-driving vehicles will play a crucial role in improving.safety and accelerating the world’s transition to a sustainable future. The company cl More

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A ride in a self-driving Tesla Model 3 on ‘Tesla Network’ could end up costing only ~$0.60 per mile

Electrek Tesla’s upcoming service even has a name now: ‘Tesla Network’. I think it could be a good opportunity to revisit a study from earlier this year that tried to estimates the cost of what we know now as a “Tesla Network ride” in a Model 3. As it turns out …… More

Electrek Tesla’s upcoming service even has a name now: ‘Tesla Network’. I think it could be a good opportunity to revisit a study from earlier this year that tried to estimates the cost of what we know now as a “Tesla Network ride” in a Model 3. As it turns out …… More

Here Comes The Sun: Elon Musk Wants to Raze The Roofing Industry

Forbes The U.S. has more than 70 million single-family homes and nearly all have something in common: They are covered by some kind of roof.… More

Forbes The U.S. has more than 70 million single-family homes and nearly all have something in common: They are covered by some kind of roof.… More

Elon Musk unveils ‘Solar Roof’ (2016.10.28)

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Tesla’s Autopilot And Me: A Car Guy’s First 21 Days Sharing The Wheel

Forbes Early verdict: Tesla’s Autopilot system in many situations might just be a smoother, more consistent driver than I am – my 70-something mother certainly thinks so.… More

Forbes Early verdict: Tesla’s Autopilot system in many situations might just be a smoother, more consistent driver than I am – my 70-something mother certainly thinks so.… More

On the Way: Nvidia’s Self-Driving Car – Market Realist

Nvidia’s revenue growth may be reflected in profits
In the previous part of this series, we saw that Nvidia (NVDA) is likely to report strong sequential revenue growth in fiscal 3Q17, driven by sales of Pascal GPUs (graphics processing units). The revenue growth could also be reflected in the company’s profit margins.

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Nvidia’s revenue growth may be reflected in profits
In the previous part of this series, we saw that Nvidia (NVDA) is likely to report strong sequential revenue growth in fiscal 3Q17, driven by sales of Pascal GPUs (graphics processing units). The revenue growth could also be reflected in the company’s profit margins.

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New Method Increases Energy Density in Lithium Batteries

Yuan Yang, assistant professor of materials science and engineering at Columbia Engineering, has developed a new method to increase the energy density of lithium (Li-ion) batteries. He has built a trilayer structure that is stable even in ambient air, which makes the battery both longer lasting and cheaper to manufacture. The work, which may improve the energy density of lithium batteries by 10-30 More

Yuan Yang, assistant professor of materials science and engineering at Columbia Engineering, has developed a new method to increase the energy density of lithium (Li-ion) batteries. He has built a trilayer structure that is stable even in ambient air, which makes the battery both longer lasting and cheaper to manufacture. The work, which may improve the energy density of lithium batteries by 10-30 More

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An all-electric car fleet can save lives and over $30 billion in health & climate costs in the US, says study | Electrek

The general benefits of all-electric vehicles have been fairly understood for a while now. It’s why there are several federal and state incentives for consumers to buy them and automakers to make them, but now a new study is giving us a more detailed look at the health and climate costs associated with gas-powered cars in the US, and the impact of a transition to a mostly all-electric fleet.
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The general benefits of all-electric vehicles have been fairly understood for a while now. It’s why there are several federal and state incentives for consumers to buy them and automakers to make them, but now a new study is giving us a more detailed look at the health and climate costs associated with gas-powered cars in the US, and the impact of a transition to a mostly all-electric fleet.
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Aurora program offers $10,500 discount on Nissan electric cars to metro residents until Nov. 10 – The Denver Post

Anya Semenoff, YourHubKerstin Claspell, an employee in the Aurora budget office, charges one of the city’s electric fleet vehicles in the parking garage outside of the Aurora Municipal Center on Oct. 20, 2016. Aurora’s sustainability department facilitated a manufacturer and dealer discount for the purchase of battery-electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric and electric bikes for members o More

Anya Semenoff, YourHubKerstin Claspell, an employee in the Aurora budget office, charges one of the city’s electric fleet vehicles in the parking garage outside of the Aurora Municipal Center on Oct. 20, 2016. Aurora’s sustainability department facilitated a manufacturer and dealer discount for the purchase of battery-electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric and electric bikes for members o More

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Tesla Q3 2016 Shareholder Letter — Model X Reliability, Model 3 Production, Supercharger Network, & New Stores

In addition to the information on production, revenue, deliveries, Tesla gigafactories, and profitability, the newly released Tesla Q3 2016 shareholder letter also provides some interesting information on Model 3 production plan status, Model X reliability improvements, the ongoing Supercharger station buildout, and the opening of new stores and service centers.

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In addition to the information on production, revenue, deliveries, Tesla gigafactories, and profitability, the newly released Tesla Q3 2016 shareholder letter also provides some interesting information on Model 3 production plan status, Model X reliability improvements, the ongoing Supercharger station buildout, and the opening of new stores and service centers.

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Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 Deposits Continue to Grow

Tesla Motors rolled out its Model 3 earlier this year and since then the pre-orders have been flowing in for the company. It was reported that the car maker has received more than 400,000 orders for its cheapest electric car. But the Palo Alto Company itself has given no updates regarding the exact number of reservations of Model 3.

And this earnings call was no different as CEO Elon Musk o More

Tesla Motors rolled out its Model 3 earlier this year and since then the pre-orders have been flowing in for the company. It was reported that the car maker has received more than 400,000 orders for its cheapest electric car. But the Palo Alto Company itself has given no updates regarding the exact number of reservations of Model 3.

And this earnings call was no different as CEO Elon Musk o More

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Tesla Model 3: Tesla is now holding close to $700 million in customer deposits | Electrek

Once again, Tesla’s management refused to update the number of Model 3 reservations yesterday during a conference call with analysts following the disclosure of Tesla’s third quarter financial results. CEO Elon Musk said that “this is not something we comment on and not something that is a figure of merit in any way.”

He added that Tesla is still seeing “very strong” demand for More

Once again, Tesla’s management refused to update the number of Model 3 reservations yesterday during a conference call with analysts following the disclosure of Tesla’s third quarter financial results. CEO Elon Musk said that “this is not something we comment on and not something that is a figure of merit in any way.”

He added that Tesla is still seeing “very strong” demand for More

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Atieva now Lucid Motors; plans 300-mile, 900-hp electric car

Chinese-backed startup Atieva has changed its name to Lucid Motors, and revealed more details about its planned electric car.

From what we know so far, that car will be a fast luxury sedan with a range of around 300 miles, putting it in competition with the Tesla Model S.

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Chinese-backed startup Atieva has changed its name to Lucid Motors, and revealed more details about its planned electric car.

From what we know so far, that car will be a fast luxury sedan with a range of around 300 miles, putting it in competition with the Tesla Model S.

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Elon Musk reveals his 3 priorities at Tesla: Model 3, Self-Driving Autopilot, and 100 kWh battery | Electrek

During a conference call with analysts following the disclosure of Tesla’s third quarter financial results, CEO Elon Musk clearly laid out his priorities at Tesla and on what projects he spends most of his time on at the company right now.

Here are Musk’s top 3 priorities at Tesla at the moment:

Bringing the Model 3 to production on schedule and at right cost
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During a conference call with analysts following the disclosure of Tesla’s third quarter financial results, CEO Elon Musk clearly laid out his priorities at Tesla and on what projects he spends most of his time on at the company right now.

Here are Musk’s top 3 priorities at Tesla at the moment:

Bringing the Model 3 to production on schedule and at right cost
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Tesla Model 3 progress: production line layout completed, Tesla now testing subsystems | Electrek

In its letter to shareholders today, Tesla not only had good news to share about the last quarter (turned a profit for the first time in 3 years), but they also confirmed some good news for its ongoing plans for the future, including Model 3’s road to production.

Tesla confirmed that they completed production line layouts for the vehicle and they are now deep in the testing of the subsyst More

In its letter to shareholders today, Tesla not only had good news to share about the last quarter (turned a profit for the first time in 3 years), but they also confirmed some good news for its ongoing plans for the future, including Model 3’s road to production.

Tesla confirmed that they completed production line layouts for the vehicle and they are now deep in the testing of the subsyst More

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Tesla touts reliability and production improvements as reasons for Q3 success | TechCrunch

Elon Musk began Tesla’s earning call regarding its third-quarter results on an up beat: He suggested that Q4 will also be strong for the company, deflating some analyst commentary that the results for this most recent reporting period might’ve been up at the expense of the next one.
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Elon Musk began Tesla’s earning call regarding its third-quarter results on an up beat: He suggested that Q4 will also be strong for the company, deflating some analyst commentary that the results for this most recent reporting period might’ve been up at the expense of the next one.
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Tesla’s battery swapping magic revealed in new patent application drawings | Electrek

We don’t hear a lot about Tesla’s battery swap program anymore. We are told that it is still alive, but on the back-burner as Tesla’s EV infrastructure team is focusing on accelerating the rollout of Supercharger stations ahead of the Model 3 coming to market next year.

The use case for regular Tesla owners is not really attractive versus the Supercharger, but battery swap could make More

We don’t hear a lot about Tesla’s battery swap program anymore. We are told that it is still alive, but on the back-burner as Tesla’s EV infrastructure team is focusing on accelerating the rollout of Supercharger stations ahead of the Model 3 coming to market next year.

The use case for regular Tesla owners is not really attractive versus the Supercharger, but battery swap could make More

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Apple Has Dozens of Engineers Working on Car Operating System in Canada

Mac Rumors Apple-car-silhouette At an Apple research and development facility in Kanata, Canada, Apple has two dozen former BlackBerry QNX employees helping develop a car operating system, reports Bloomberg.… More

Mac Rumors Apple-car-silhouette At an Apple research and development facility in Kanata, Canada, Apple has two dozen former BlackBerry QNX employees helping develop a car operating system, reports Bloomberg.… More

Nissan, Renault tout plans to make 10 autonomous vehicles by 2020 | ITworld

The Renault-Nissan Alliance has created a new 300-person division for the purpose of releasing at least 10 vehicles with “significant” autonomous driving capabilities by 2020.

Nissan and Renault’s new Mobility Division will focus on the development of software, cloud engineering and big data analytics for connected-car technologies.

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The Renault-Nissan Alliance has created a new 300-person division for the purpose of releasing at least 10 vehicles with “significant” autonomous driving capabilities by 2020.

Nissan and Renault’s new Mobility Division will focus on the development of software, cloud engineering and big data analytics for connected-car technologies.

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SemaConnect Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations Now Accepting Canadian Currency – EIN News

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SemaConnect Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations Now Accepting Canadian Currency

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SemaConnect Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations Now Accepting Canadian Currency

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SemaConnect Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations Now Accepting Canadian Currency – EIN News

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SemaConnect Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations Now Accepting Canadian Currency

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SemaConnect Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations Now Accepting Canadian Currency

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Tesla Model 3 updates and news: New model features NVIDIA Titan X GPU for overhauled self-driving feature | Christian News on Christian Today

Elon Musk’s highly innovative automotive company Tesla Motors had previously announced that their next-generation mass production vehicle — the Tesla Model 3 — will be fully equipped with a top-of-the-line self-driving feature that will be “substantially greater than that of a human driver.”

What is even more surprising about its announcement, however, is that NVIDIA w More

Elon Musk’s highly innovative automotive company Tesla Motors had previously announced that their next-generation mass production vehicle — the Tesla Model 3 — will be fully equipped with a top-of-the-line self-driving feature that will be “substantially greater than that of a human driver.”

What is even more surprising about its announcement, however, is that NVIDIA w More

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Investorideas.com – Which Will Be The First Country To Ban Oil Burning Cars: Norway, Netherlands, Germany, India or China?

October 24, 2016 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Dr. Joe Romm in his recent article “Which will be the first country to ban oil burning cars provides us with more information on the recent decision of German Bundesrat to ban fuel-burning cars.
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October 24, 2016 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Dr. Joe Romm in his recent article “Which will be the first country to ban oil burning cars provides us with more information on the recent decision of German Bundesrat to ban fuel-burning cars.
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5 new Tesla vehicles coming by the end of the decade | Electrek

Tesla has long been a 1-car company. From when it first started production of the Roadster in 2008 to the end of the program and the start of Model S production in 2012 — and finally to last year when Tesla started delivering the Model X. The automaker has only been really producing two different models in volume for the past few months and it’s a significant accomplishment for a new automaker More

Tesla has long been a 1-car company. From when it first started production of the Roadster in 2008 to the end of the program and the start of Model S production in 2012 — and finally to last year when Tesla started delivering the Model X. The automaker has only been really producing two different models in volume for the past few months and it’s a significant accomplishment for a new automaker More

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Consumer Reports analyst says Model 3 could be Tesla’s most reliable car

Consumer Reports thinks the Tesla Model S is reliable enough to recommend, though the brand as a whole needs to make some improvements.

But Jake Fisher, Consumer Reports’ director of automotive testing, says that there’s good reason to think that the Model 3 could end up being Tesla’s most reliable vehicle.

The answer is simple. The problem Tesla has had in Consum More

Consumer Reports thinks the Tesla Model S is reliable enough to recommend, though the brand as a whole needs to make some improvements.

But Jake Fisher, Consumer Reports’ director of automotive testing, says that there’s good reason to think that the Model 3 could end up being Tesla’s most reliable vehicle.

The answer is simple. The problem Tesla has had in Consum More

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Drive 1,666 miles for $50: Nebraska research shows ‘profound’ economic, environmental benefits of electric cars | Legislature | omaha.com

LINCOLN — Real-world research underway in Nebraska is finding that electric cars cost substantially less to run and cut air pollution more than conventional, gas-powered vehicles.

In fact, according to the lead researcher, the study shows the economic and environmental benefits of all-electric vehicles are “profound.”

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LINCOLN — Real-world research underway in Nebraska is finding that electric cars cost substantially less to run and cut air pollution more than conventional, gas-powered vehicles.

In fact, according to the lead researcher, the study shows the economic and environmental benefits of all-electric vehicles are “profound.”

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Tesla Hyperloop Update: High-Speed Transport System Hyperloop Ready by 2020 Will ‘Change Lives’

News Every day Hyperloop is a Jetsons-like futuristic transportation concept. Hyperloop is an ultra-fast transportation system that is more efficient than high-speed rail.… More

News Every day Hyperloop is a Jetsons-like futuristic transportation concept. Hyperloop is an ultra-fast transportation system that is more efficient than high-speed rail.… More

Faraday Future to unveil production electric car at CES in January

Green Car Reports At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), startup Faraday Future said it would put an electric car into production within two years.… More

Green Car Reports At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), startup Faraday Future said it would put an electric car into production within two years.… More

BMW CEO Krueger: Project iNext will be electric and driverless …

Business Insider In an interview with Automotive News, BMW’s CEO Harald Krueger said it’s not enough for cars to be electric, which is why Project iNext will be driverless too.… More

Business Insider In an interview with Automotive News, BMW’s CEO Harald Krueger said it’s not enough for cars to be electric, which is why Project iNext will be driverless too.… More

Mahindra Bets Big on Electric Vehicles, Launches e2oPlus at Rs 5.46 Lakh

News18 Homegrown auto major (M&M) is looking for a bigger play in the electric vehicle (EV) segment, with plans to launch electric versions of its existing conventional engine models.… More

News18 Homegrown auto major (M&M) is looking for a bigger play in the electric vehicle (EV) segment, with plans to launch electric versions of its existing conventional engine models.… More