25 Sep '12, 3pm

Tesla Unveils its Supercharger Network: "Drive for Free. Forever. On Sunlight."

Tesla Unveils its Supercharger Network: "Drive for Free. Forever. On Sunlight."

Like a Cross Between the Washington Monument and Wall-E's Girlfriend Elon Musk has all the best toys. Not only does he get to play with (and build) space rockets at SpaceX , he's also chairman of the biggest solar installer in the U.S. (SolarCity ) and CEO of the coolest electric car company. But his latest toy is particularly cool because it shows that Musk's goal is not to only make a few expensive EVs, but to actually demonstrate that electric cars can work in the real world and pull off a feat that hasn't been done in decades: build a viable new car company in the US.Last night Tesla unveiled its Supercharger network of EV charging stations. The goal is to go from this: Tesla/Screen capture To this: © Tesla What's Special About Tesla's Supercharger? But what is it exactly? Well, Tesla's Superchargers are different primarily because of the amount of current they can dum...

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Tesla to build "Supercharger" stations around the U.S. for electric cars.

Tesla to build "Supercharger" stations around t...

eetimes.com 26 Sep '12, 5pm

I want to like electric vehicles for road trips, but this still comes up a bit short for me. A gas fill up is no more than...

Tesla Model S owner can now refill their batteries on the road for free thanks to Tesla #Supercharger.

Tesla Model S owner can now refill their batter...

teslamotors.com 25 Sep '12, 5am

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Tesla Will Webcast Supercharger Quick-Charge Un...

greencarreports.com 24 Sep '12, 2pm

Wonderful as those chargers may look, I wonder if Tesla isn't making a mistake here, introducing a network of chargers acc...

Tesla’s First Electric-Car 'Supercharger' Stati...

greencarreports.com 25 Sep '12, 12pm

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The Tesla Supercharger Network Revealed

The Tesla Supercharger Network Revealed

greenbuildingelements.com 28 Sep '12, 12am

On September 24th, Tesla Motors revealed that it had been hiding a bit of a secret. It seems that the much anticipated net...

The end of hard drive crashes? Japan's Hitachi unveils new method of storing data it says can last 'forever'

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straitstimes.com 24 Sep '12, 2pm

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Check out the new Tesla Model X #modelx

teslamotors.com 29 Sep '12, 2pm

The Soul of Every Tesla Model X is a family vehicle with performance roots. The Tesla Vehicle Platform enables Model X to ...

Superchargers will only work on Model S (for no...

green.autoblog.com 26 Sep '12, 11pm

There were a lot of details left out of the late-night unveiling of the Tesla Supercharger network earlier this week. Sure...

Why We Pay Double for Solar in America (But Won...

renewableenergyworld.com 25 Sep '12, 7pm

There’s an article in the most recent issue of PHOTON describing a German family that got a 4.6 kW PV array installed and ...

Why We Pay Double for Solar in America (But Won...

renewableenergyworld.com 25 Sep '12, 5pm

There’s an article in the most recent issue of PHOTON describing a German family that got a 4.6 kW PV array installed and ...

Tesla Model S suspension getting potential upgrade

green.autoblog.com 26 Sep '12, 12pm

guys take any challenges sitting down. In this case, the luxury battery-electric vehicle maker may be working on an upgrad...

Hitachi

Hitachi

channelnewsasia.com 24 Sep '12, 10am

TOKYO: As Bob Dylan and the Rolling Stones prove, good music lasts a long time; now Japanese hi-tech giant Hitachi says it...