“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)…

Saudi Aramco CEO: “it will be decades before” EV’s “shoulder a significant percentage of the energy mix.”

And why it won’t matter when they do… Guest mockery by David Middleton CEO of world’s largest oil company says it will be ‘decades’ before electric cars become real threat…

Tesla Narrowly Misses Q3 Model 3 Deliveries… by 83%

Guest post by David Middleton Tesla misses the mark on Model 3 production – by a lot by Chris Isidore @CNNTech October 2, 2017 Tesla announced it fell far short…

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…

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…

The Tesla battery swap is the hoax of the year

What California says about zero-emission vehicles, and why Tesla is committing fraud Guest essay by Alberto Zaragoza Comendador I didn’t create this essay because I dislike electric vehicles. While I’m…

Lomborg: Californians are paying ridiculous subsidies for electric cars

 Guest post by Bjørn Lomborg I’ve said electric cars get subsidized too much. Turns out I was wrong. In California, they are subsidized ridiculously too much. Tesla gets $45,000 for…

Is the Tesla Model S Green?

EVs indirectly pollute, and the Tesla Model S appears to result in greater effective CO2 emissions than an SUV Guest post by Nathan Weiss The EPA tells us 51% of…

Tesla's Electric "brick" problem

Jalopnik reports: “Tesla Motors’ lineup of all-electric vehicles — its existing Roadster, almost certainly its impending Model S, and possibly its future Model X — apparently suffer from a severe limitation that can…

Friday Funny – the guilt of Tesla

WUWT reader “bouldersolar” writes in with this and a couple of photos, which I’ve combined into one. In Colorado I got back almost $50,000 from the state and federal governments…