The final cut of TMC Podcast #27 is available now with topics time-stamped. We discussed: Consolidation in LiDAR manufacturers; Volvo EX90 shipping with LiDAR; FSD Beta Full Release in N.A.; FSD detecting autopilot cheats, Gwen Shotwell directly overseeing SpaceX Starship; and more. You can watch it now on YouTube. We should have it published to podcast networks shortly.
We cover Tesla opening up their charging connector to the world, Tesla scaling back on solar, FSD V11 going out to Tesla employees, and more.
2:47 Tesla opens up their connector standard
26:10 Tesla scales back on solar
49:50 California power companies and solar
Finally, after months since install and over a year since I first reached out to get solar... got PTO yesterday... I asked for SolarEdge monitoring access, and it seems like the grilling is insane.. Would be easier to have a web request form than this:
My response to those two questions...
I am hoping to cover my electric bill 100% with this system. I hope I don't get any extra surprise bills like some people have said they have gotten. I am paying cash for the system and don't want to finance any surprises. Hoping all goes smoothly.
Wish me luck.
Multi part question here.
I’m purchasing a home and will close in 45 days. Since we are dropping a lot of money on the down payment, is it possible to roll the cost to install solar into the mortgage? I am not sure how that would work because we would need the mortgage to start before we got...
Tesla’s ‘solar roof’ event will be live-streamed from Universal Studios on Friday, more hints from the invite
Thoughts about the upcoming event on Oct. 28th?
Hoping for quick discharge abilities for the new Powerpack 2.0 so that you can get a days worth of miles in 10-15 minutes.