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Elon Musk suggests Tesla is committed to holding the Bitcoin he criticized last week | Blocktalk

Elon Musk wasn’t exactly the most popular person amongst Bitcoiners last week. He spent several days criticizing Bitcoin’s energy usage (so much so that he walked back Tesla’s earlier decision to accept Bitcoin for vehicles), and pumping up his favorite altcoin, Dogecoin. Now, as the Bitcoin market takes a massive plunge, Elon says that he’s …

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Faraday Future unveils 27-inch backseat screen with video conferencing feature in its electric car – Electrek

Faraday Future has unveiled a new feature in its FF91 electric vehicle: a 27-inch backseat screen with a video conferencing feature. We haven’t reported a lot about Faraday Future lately, but things are finally starting to move faster for the electric vehicle startup, which struggled for a few years. The company is expected to close …

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Juiced RipCurrent S Step-Thru launched as new giant-battery fat tire e-bike

San Diego-based Juiced Bikes has just launched the brand’s latest electric bicycle, the Juiced RipCurrent S Step-Thru. The updated open frame is designed to be more accessible to a wider range of riders. On these large fat tire e-bikes, that can be a huge benefit. Throwing a leg over a large bike isn’t always easy, …

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GE finalizes contracts for phase 3 of world’s largest offshore wind farm

In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): GE will provide 87 Haliade-X 14 MW for the third and final phase of the Dogger Bank offshore wind farm. Rhode Island gets more than 100 megawatts of solar as it works toward 100% clean electricity by 2030. UnderstandSolar is a free service that links you to top-rated …

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US: The Average Cost Of ‘Fuel’ Is 60% Lower For EVs Than ICE

We all know that electric vehicles are more efficient than internal combustion vehicles, but how does it translate into costs for fuel and energy? The U.S. DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy has recently released an interesting comparison between the states using the eGallon tool. It’s an interesting measure because it compares the …

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Musk: Tesla Model Y made in Texas will have higher-density 4680 cells

Tesla Model Y electric crossovers built at the automaker’s new Texas factory will use new 4680-format cells, as opposed to the 2170-format used in versions of the Model Y currently made at the automaker’s Fremont, California, factory. First spotted by InsideEVs, Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed this in a Twitter exchange Tuesday. When asked if …

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Tesla Cyberquad is nowhere to be seen, but Hot Wheels has you covered – Electrek

We haven’t heard much about Tesla Cyberquad, an electric ATV that Tesla is supposed to release with the Cybertruck, since its unveiling, but now Mattel’s Hot Wheels is releasing its own. Last year, we reported on Tesla partnering with Hot Wheels on two Cybertruck remote-controlled toys. Mattel’s team of toy designers worked directly with Tesla to …

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