A Cloudy Year for Two Solar Companies

A Cloudy Year for Two Solar Companies

Chris Hill: @MarketFoolery is our Twitter handle. From Thabo Hermanus in South Africa, who very nicely tweeted a story from The Economist titled “Blinded by the Light,” and the subtitle is “Two Big Potential Bankruptcies Cast a Shadow Over the Solar Landscape.” We touched on one of these companies in a recent episode, and that’s…

What is a Gigafactory? |  Inverse

What is a Gigafactory? | Inverse

– [Announcer] So what is a gigafactory? Gigafactory is a word that Tesla CEO Elon Musk made up to identify Testa’s huge production facilities around the globe. The word “giga” comes from the Greek Gigas which means giant. And “factory” means, well, a factory. So more or less, it’s a giant factory. What exactly goes…

Tesla And Maxwell Technologies

Tesla And Maxwell Technologies

Tesla recently closed on the deal to buy Maxwell Technologies, which is a big, big deal. It’s another one of the laundry list of items that investors and analysts seem to not fully appreciate how much this may push Tesla even further ahead of the competition. But before I jump into this, take a moment…