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Behind Tesla's Production Delays: Parts of Model 3 Were Being Made by Hand - Wall Street Journal

FREMONT, Calif.— Tesla Inc. TSLA -0.23% blamed “production bottlenecks” for having made only a fraction of the promised 1,500 Model 3s, the $35,000 sedan designed to propel the luxury electric-car maker into the mainstream. Unknown to analysts ...and more »

Elon Musk's tweets about a solar rescue plan spark interest from Puerto Rico - GeekWire

Puerto Rico National Guard soldiers and volunteers work to clear road debris after Hurricane Maria. (U.S. Army Photo / Spc. Hamiel Irizarry). A Twitter conversation about beefing up Puerto Rico's hurricane-hit power grid with solar power and heavy-duty ...and more »

Musk Delays Tesla Semi Debut To Fix Model 3 Production 'Hell' - Forbes

Elon Musk is pushing back the public debut of Tesla's electric Semi until the company sorts out snags in Model 3 production.Noah Berger/Bloomberg. Entrepreneurial action junkie Elon Musk predicted it would be “manufacturing hell” to quickly ramp up ...and more »

There's Reason to Be Skeptical of a Tesla-Powered Puerto Rico - Slate Magazine

Last week, I wrote a story for Slate about Hurricane Maria's sole silver lining: In the wake of unprecedented destruction, Puerto Rico actually has a unique opportunity to build a better, greener grid. On Thursday, Elon “Batteries Suck” Musk stepped in ...and more »

Elon Musk: Solar energy is the key to fixing Puerto Rico's power grid - ABC News

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has a solution for Puerto Rico's post-Hurricane Maria power problem: solar electricity. "The Tesla team has [built solar grids] for many smaller islands around the world, but there is no scalability limit, so it can be done for ...and more »

Elon Musk and Puerto Rico's governor want to rebuild the island's grid the Tesla way - Quartz

Elon Musk is ready to tackle rebuilding Puerto Rico's electrical grid. Tesla has already implemented systemwide solar and battery projects on islands like Kauai in Hawaii and another American Samoa. When Scott Stapf of the consulting firm The Hastings ...and more »

Elon Musk says Tesla could rebuild Puerto Rico's power grid with batteries and solar - Electrek

After Puerto Rico was hit by two hurricanes back to back in just a few weeks, along with other islands in the Caribbean, most of their power grid was completely destroyed. Tesla quickly started quietly shipping Powerwalls there to try to get power back ...and more »

Elon Musk Wants to Replace Puerto Rico's Power Grid With Solar - Popular Mechanics

Elon Musk just tweeted out another crazy idea. But unlike his recent city-to-city rocket venture, this one could be both practical and essential. In response to a tweet asking whether he could rebuild Puerto Rico's electrical grid with solar, Musk said ...and more »

Can Elon Musk fix Puerto Rico's broken power grid? - CNNMoney

Millions of Puerto Ricans are living in the dark at home after Hurricane Maria pummeled the island, knocking out its already fragile electric grid. Two weeks later, only 9% of residents have electricity, according to Puerto Rican government figures ...and more »

Elon Musk says he can rebuild Puerto Rico's power grid with solar - BBC News

Renewable energy entrepreneur Elon Musk says he could rebuild Puerto Rico's shattered electrical infrastructure with his solar energy technology. The vast majority of the island territory remains without power, weeks after it was hit by Hurricane Maria.and more »