Elon Musk Solar CompanySeptember 1, 2017 – 10:46 am

Elon Musk Solar Company

The system could easily take a home off the power grid, especially with the use of many solar panels, Musk said By Benjamin Hulac and ClimateWire | May 1, 2015 Musk introduced the Tesla Powerwall, a wall-mounted lithium-ion electric battery for homes and small businesses, and the Tesla Powerpack, a heftier version of the same core product designed for utility-scale use. Credit: Tesla From a man who made his name and charted his career with lofty goals…

What Companies does Elon Musk Own?August 29, 2017 – 10:36 am

What Companies does Elon Musk Own?

Don t like school? If you re Elon Musk, start your own. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images This originally appeared on Elon Musk didn t like his kids school, so he started his own, the inventor and entrepreneur said in an interview on Beijing Television. The school is called Ad Astra—which means To the stars —and is small and relatively secretive. It doesn t have its own website or a social media presence. Christina Simon, , has done some digging…

Tesla CEO Elon Musk TwitterAugust 25, 2017 – 10:29 am

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Twitter

Toru Hanai | Reuters Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk. After rumors and suggestions of Tesla s September sales slowing caused the automakers shares to drop 5 percent Monday, CEO Elon Musk took to social media to shoot down the report. After the tweet, Tesla shares gained more than 2.5 percent in premarket trading Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal reported that WardsAuto.com said Tesla s U.S. sales were down 26 percent over the last nine months. On Tuesday…

Who is Elon Musk s Parents?August 24, 2017 – 10:24 am

Who is Elon Musk s Parents?

We idealize childhood as a time of innocence and freedom from responsibility. But the truth is, being a kid can be really rough. In part, this is because of other children. They can be awful to each other. Mean. When I was a kid, the smart, creative kids who dared to dress differently or speak up were often picked on during PE, recess, or lunch. My older brother was bullied so badly in elementary school that my parents took him out of the school and…

Elon Musk 12 AugustAugust 21, 2017 – 10:20 am

Elon Musk 12 August

REUTERS/Stephen Lam Tesla founder Elon Musk announced on Twitter that he will reveal the design of his Hyperloop on August 12. The Hyperloop is a transportation system Musk has been talking about for over a year now. He claims that it will be able to get people from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 30 minutes. He described it as a cross between a Concorde, a railgun and an air hockey table. On Twitter, Musk says he s going to make the design for…

SolarCity and Elon MuskAugust 18, 2017 – 10:17 am

SolarCity and Elon Musk

Tesla Motors won t want to buy SolarCity for its solar installations, it ll want the company because of the access and data those solar installations provide. Image: SolarCity. The more I think about it, the more I think Tesla Motors and SolarCity make more sense as one company than they do as separate entities. If Elon Musk is serious about revolutionizing energy as we know it he should combine his two energy empires and make the integration needed…

Elon Musk Top 100August 13, 2017 – 10:13 am

Elon Musk Top 100

Mark Seliger for TIME For a while now, space has been looking boring. News about space was reduced to budget cuts and deorbiting schedules, not research or innovation. Then the private sector began designing spaceships to send payloads and people into orbit and beyond. Today, teams like Elon Musk’s SpaceX are reopening space for exploration. I know a thing or two about building spaceships, having started Virgin Galactic. It might seem that would make…