SolarCity Elon Musk StockJune 1, 2018 – 06:02 pm

SolarCity Elon Musk Stock

NEW YORK (TheStreet) - If a company that you invested in had filed several requests with the Securities and Exchange Commission to treat its filings as confidential and not to disclose them to the general public, you d probably be wondering what was going on at the company and why the management team wasn t sharing the latest developments with shareholders. Investors in renewable energy company SolarCity Corp. (SCTY - Get Report ) should be wondering…

What Other Companies does Elon Musk Own?May 29, 2018 – 05:55 pm

What Other Companies does Elon Musk Own?

Hyperloop Alpha / Tesla MotorsElon Musk’s big Hyperloop pod competition news on Monday was like music to the ears for companies trying to actually build the futuristic railway in real life. Musk is hosting a contest sponsored by his rocket company SpaceX to see who can design the perfect pod for human travel in the Hyperloop tubes. The challenge is aimed at students and independent engineering teams and will be hosted at the SpaceX headquarters in…

Elon Musk Early LifeMay 28, 2018 – 05:55 pm

Elon Musk Early Life

Here s the thing, if you want what s got to be the best, most researched book on the man currently leading Tesla Motors and the automotive industry into a brave new world, then you should make sure you read the new biography about him called Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future . It s imperfect and maybe 50 pages too long, but when it comes right down to it, this is one hell of an insightful look into Musk and how he s shaped…

SpaceX Recent NewsMay 27, 2018 – 05:54 pm

SpaceX Recent News

LES MUREAUX, France – Airbus Defence and Space on June 5 unveiled the product of what it said was a five-year effort to design a reusable Ariane rocket first-stage engine and avionics package, a project company official said was stimulated by SpaceX’s work on reusable rockets. Airbus officials said they believe they have resolved some of the issues inherent in Hawthorne, California-based SpaceX’s reusability effort, notably the exposure of the first…

SpaceX Launch LatestMay 26, 2018 – 05:54 pm

SpaceX Launch Latest

The next chance to launch the satellite, championed by Vice President Al Gore, is today at 6:07 pm Eastern By Tariq Malik and SPACE.com | February 9, 2015 Sunday s launch delay means that SpaceX s payload, the Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR for short), will have to wait at least another day to reach space. Credit: SpaceX The spaceflight company SpaceX aborted the planned launch of a long-awaited space weather satellite on Sunday, as well as…

Elon Musk Blog Tesla StrategyMay 25, 2018 – 05:41 pm

Elon Musk Blog Tesla Strategy

Will the ‘fair price’ strategy help electric car manufacturer Tesla in China? Elon Musk, the maverick founder and CEO of the Silicon Valley-headquartered electric car maker Tesla Motors, has had his eyes on China for a while now. Last year, he called the China market a “wild card” in the company’s future. In January this year, Musk finally decided to put that wild card to test. A week before Chinese New Year, Tesla published a blog titled ‘A Fair…

SpaceX 7 Launch dateMay 23, 2018 – 05:36 pm

SpaceX 7 Launch date

Following SpaceX’s announcement that their Falcon 9 launch date will be slipping from its April 30 target, evaluations have been taking place – in cooperation with NASA – to ascertain when the Dragon spacecraft can make its debut attempt to berth with the International Space Station (ISS). With the NET date of May 7 now official, Dragon will have two opportunities before potential conflicts with an upcoming Soyuz mission. Falcon 9 Slippage: Being…

Elon Musk Falcon 9 LaunchMay 22, 2018 – 05:35 pm

Elon Musk Falcon 9 Launch

Topics: Private spaceflight, mission status, human spaceflight, International Space Station The demise of an International Space Station-bound Falcon 9 rocket last month was likely caused by a broken liquid helium bottle strut, according to SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. Speaking to reporters by phone, Musk said the mishap, which occurred 139 seconds into the flight of CRS-7, flooded the upper stage liquid oxygen tank with excess helium. The tank overpressurized…

When is Elon Musk announcementMay 21, 2018 – 05:33 pm

When is Elon Musk announcement

Mike Nudelman/Business InsiderTesla Motors CEO Elon Musk just announced the company s newest product Tesla Energy, a suite of batteries designed to power homes, businesses and utilities. We couldn t help but notice Musk dropped some interesting hints during his keynote presentation Thursday night. While he was talking about Tesla Energy, he started referring to the Gigafactory – the massive battery plant the company is building in Nevada – as Gigafactory…

SpaceXs LandingMay 19, 2018 – 05:31 pm

SpaceXs Landing

A rocket recovery team positioned off Florida’s East Coast is standing by for liftoff Sunday of a Falcon 9 launcher with a space weather satellite, but the demanding trajectory of the flight adds more unknowns to the company’s dicey endeavor to land the booster on a ship at sea, a SpaceX official said Saturday. Aiming to perfect an unprecedented flyback maneuver with the Falcon 9 rocket’s first stage, SpaceX officials say they made changes to the…