Senator Charles , Consumers Union and other groups call for investigation of exploding lithium ion batteries. Same batteries as used in Tesla and Fisker.

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Senator Charles Schumer, The Consumers Union, and a variety of consumer groups call for lithium ion investigation Senator Charles Schumer, The Consumers Union, and a variety of consumer groups across the nation, today, have called for an investigation of lithium ion batteries based on reports of extensive explosions and fires which have, literally, set consumers Read More

Auto industry revenge strikes Tesla, reduces value of Tesla’s by $30,000.00

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Auto industry revenge strikes Tesla, reduces value of Tesla’s by $30,000.00 The auto industry is not pleased that Tesla bought-it’s-way-in instead of earning-it’s-way-in like they did. For payback, they took extraordinary measures. Never in the history of the automobile industry has there been a concurrent release of a tapered-nose/ open-mouth grill design by multiple companies. Read More

Tesla’s financial advisors: Deloitte charged in Money Laundering Scheme

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Tesla’s financial advisors: Deloitte charged in Money Laundering Scheme NY State top legal bulldog Benjamin M. Lawsky has charged and fined Deloitte tens of millions of dollars for their involvement in Money Laundering Schemes. Deloitte was the financial advisor for both Tesla and the DOE during the give-away of the money from DOE to Tesla Read More

Tesla “Battery Swap” doesn’t work already.

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So they’re going to demonstrate the process for swapping the battery. Is there anyone who doesn’t believe they can swap batteries? The bigger problem is one of cost and practicality. Let’s say you want to set up a battery-swap station in a major population center. And let’s assume you want to be able to service Read More

Forbes Rips Musk’s smoke-screen

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Forbes Rips Musk’s smoke-screen (Photo Above: Tinman was RIGHT be to afraid of Fires. Musk is a carny with shiny objects) Red Herrings And Straw Men: Musk’s Argument On Tesla Fires Dale Buss- Forbes It’s still a good bet that the Tesla Model S and Elon Musk will come through their fire-investigation saga relatively unscathed Read More

Did California and Michigan state officials give favors only to favored campaign funding companies

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Did California and Michigan state officials give favors only to favored campaign funding companies The Wall Street Journal is investigating charges that senior state administration officials provided unique credits, factory perks, tax breaks, filing reductions and other benefits worth between tens of millions to hundreds of millions of dollars of intangible business advantages. Tesla Motors, Read More

Steven Chu Reaches for the ‘Master Switch’

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Steven Chu Reaches for the ‘Master Switch’ Adam J. White June 10, 2013 As Daniel Halper noted earlier today, ex-Energy Secretary Steven Chu raises a lot of eyebrows in his recent interview with the San Francisco Chronicle, where his defense of the department’s loan guarantee program refuses to concede any lessons learned from the Solyndra Read More

Is SolarCity’s use of Tesla batteries unsafe for homes and for Solarcity?

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Is SolarCity’s use of Tesla batteries unsafe for homes and for Solarcity? Washington, DC – Solarcity has announced that they will be using Tesla’s lithium ion battery systems for their energy systems. Engineers are wondering if this is a good idea in light of the extensive numbers of lithium ion fires that have taken place, Read More

Steven Chu lives in Fantasy World. Publicly states the kickback scheme that got him his Stanford job as part of his payoff was not failed

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Ex-Energy Secretary Chu: Our green-energy loans were “more successful than Wall Street” posted on June 10, 2013 by Erika Johnsen The Department of Energy is currently hanging back somewhat with issuing new government (i.e., taxpayer)-backed loans to what federal bureaucrats so augustly deem to be promising green-energy companies through its several loan programs — you’ll Read More

‘PLUG-IN AMERICA” is a shill organization funded by Silicon Valley VC’s, Tesla and their battery companies

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‘PLUG-IN AMERICA” is a shill organization funded by back-door money pass-longs and blind front “donations” from Silicon Valley VC’s, Tesla and their battery companies. They exist to push out fake, biased, slanted media hype which supports A123, Exide, Enerdel and other bankrupt battery companies which the Silicon Valley cartel invested in and bribed Congress to Read More

Cornell University Says Tesla Batteries Are Failed in Technology and Plans

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  By Ronald D. White Just three days after Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk unveiled plans to greatly accelerate the rollout of his company’s coast-to-coast fast charger network, an expert in a competing technology was saying wait a minute, not so fast. Paul F. Mutolo, director of external partnerships at the Energy Materials Read More

Taxpayers’ loss on GM bailout looks to be about $10 billion

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Taxpayers’ loss on GM bailout looks to be about $10 billion By Jerry Hirsch June 7, 2013 The U.S. Treasury’s deal to sell 30 million shares of General Motors Co. will recoup taxpayers another $1 billion of the bailout money the government put into the automaker back in 2009. All told, taxpayers have recovered $32.5 Read More

Did White House order “no more DOE Loans to be funded” in order to protect campaign financiers other investments?

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Did White House order “no more DOE Loans to be funded” in order to protect campaign financiers other investments? No More DOE Advanced Auto Tech Loans Likely Article From:  Automotive Design & Production    AutoBeat Group The U.S. Dept. of Energy is not considering any further loans under its $25 billion Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing program, Read More

The Dark Side Of Tesla’s Masterful Short Squeeze

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The Dark Side Of Tesla’s Masterful Short Squeeze May 22 2013, 15:48 by: John Petersen | about: TSLA Over the last month and a half I’ve watched in awe as Tesla Motors (TSLA) pulled off a masterful short squeeze and follow-on financing that has supporters dancing in the streets and fanboy bloggers making all manner Read More