“Wall Street loves electric cars, America loves trucks,” Tesla news, cobalt cliffs, lithium landslides and real disruptive innovation.

Guest musings by David Middleton #BUSINESS NEWSOCTOBER 27, 2017 / 12:47 AM / 4 DAYS AGO Wall Street loves electric cars, America loves trucks Paul Lienert, Joseph White DETROIT (Reuters) – Wall Street may love the shares of Silicon Valley electric carmaker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O), but Americans love big, fuel-thirsty trucks like Ford Motor Co’s…

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Tesla Solar Roof: 'Deal or Dud'?

Guest post by David Middleton Here’s How Much One of Tesla’s Amazing Solar Roofs Actually Costs Tesla’s price promises savings, but they won’t come immediately. By Jack Crosbie on August 5, 2017 Filed Under Batteries, Electric Cars, Elon Musk, Money, Power & Solar Energy The Tesla Solar Roof is here, and if company CEO Elon Musk has…

Tesla Model 3 Cancellations: 63k

Guest post by David Middleton What do Tesla and OPEC have in common?  The more they produce, the more they lose. 63,000 people have canceled their Tesla Model 3 orders Bryan Logan Aug. 3, 2017 About 63,000 people have canceled their Tesla Model 3 orders in the past year, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said during…

Screenshot of a burning mosquito, from a TED talk about how to shoot mosquitoes out of the air with a laser.

Enemies of humanity

Mosquitoes and uncaring environmental activists perpetuate poverty, disease and death Steven Lyazi After being infected again with malaria last July, I spent almost a month in a Kampala hospital. Paying for my treatment was extremely difficult, as it is for most Ugandan and African families. I was lucky I could scrape the money together. Many…