Former US vice president and environmental campaigner Al Gore has praised South Australia's deal to build the world's biggest battery and hopes the entire country will embrace renewable energy.
Electric car maker Tesla's first quarter loss has more than doubled to $US330 million ($A445 million) as it ramped up spending ahead of the launch of its Model 3 sedan and its solar panel business.
Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk has long predicted the imminent end of the fossil fuel era. But it took a couple of tweets between him and another billionaire, Australia’s Mike Cannon-Brookes, on Friday to highlight just how close this is.
Lithium-ion battery storage devices – including Tesla Powerwalls and other products – may be banned from being installed inside homes and garages in Australia under new guidelines being drafted by Standards Australia.
Electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla has unveiled its long awaited battery storage offerings which are set to revolutionise the energy industry and accelerate the exit of coal generators.