The final cut of TMC Podcast #29 is available now with topics time-stamped. We discussed the Tesla Cybertruck's expected 1 MW Ultra-Fast Charging capability, the Tesla Semi Delivery Event, the coming Model 3 refresh (project "Highland"), and more. You can watch it now on YouTube.
Hi al, I just noticed that the CPUC is taking proposals and comments for NEM 3.0 here in CA. This would establish new billing and net metering starting in 2022/2023.
Reading through the Utility proposal slides, it appears they want to completely gut Net...
Has anyone hit the new fire code requirements when designing or permitting a Powerwall in CA. The new rules seem pretty onerous, especially the one about the powerwalls needing to be, er, 3 feet from any wall:
Challenges for batteries in the California fire code
“Tesla is headed for the graveyard” - Bob Lutz, original Volt project exec sponsor, Sept 2018
Chevy Volt dead, 15,000 layoffs - Nov 2018
GM is laying off thousands of workers, closing three plants, and ending production of the Chevy Volt
Hi all, I recently sold my Dec 2017 Model 3 and got a Model 3 Perf with the Performance Upgrade Package.
As a former Model S owner, the 2018 suspension and steering feels a lot more like a Model S: heavier, more vague on-center, and less willing to change direction. It makes the car feel...
Hi all, I participated in the Refuel EV time trials at Laguna Seca on Sunday, and I just wanted to share my experience along with the mods I made to the car.
Preparing the car for the track, how the brakes fared:
Fastest lap of a Model 3 at Laguna Seca (1:48.6):
List of mods I did to the...