Plug Your Ride Tesla Podcast

Episode 40 - Tweet Me Gov

October 9, 2017
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News

Could Puerto Rico's entire electrical grid be rebuilt by Tesla? Well, it's broke now and the Governor and Elon are chatting. 

The Tesla team has done this for many smaller islands around the world, but there is no scalability limit, so it can be done for Puerto Rico too. Such a decision would be in the hands of the PR govt, PUC, any commercial stakeholders and, most importantly, the people of PR.

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) October 5, 2017

 

The Tesla semi-truck launch event has been pushed back a few weeks, citing Puerto Rico and Model 3 delays.
Read more at SeekingAlpha

General Motors will stop making gas and diesel vehicles! That's HUGE!
Read more at NBC News

200 mile range on a 6 minute charge? Yes, please!
Read more at Futurism

Tesla has applied for a patent for a new pano roof. Looks cool. And complicated.
See it at Electrek

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl does his Rolling Stone interview in his P100D. And shows off Ludicrous Mode!
Read more at Clean Technica

Tip of the Week

You can leave that plastic Chargepoint card at home! You can now set it up for "tap to charge" if you have an iPhone, Android or Apple Watch. 
Get the setup instructions here


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