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Old 11-02-2018, 01:02 PM   #801
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Great podcast with Elon.

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"The fundamental good that Tesla provides is accelerating the advent of sustainable transport and energy production....it's very important for the future of the world, it's very important for all life on Earth. This supersedes political parties, race, creed, religion, doesn't matter - if we do not solve the environment we are all damned." - Elon Musk
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Old 11-02-2018, 08:21 PM   #802
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Old 11-05-2018, 04:44 PM   #803
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For those that would like to see video on the latest software version for Navigate on Autopilot for Teslas.

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Old 11-07-2018, 08:44 AM   #804
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Sucks Cruz won for my state. Those who voted for him, voted for an outdated candidate. Cruz ran a TV ad multiple times about how Texas is "an oil and gas" state and how it's "the American way" . Sorry Buddy, that ship has sailed and I feel sorry for all the uneducated voters....

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“Wind and solar energy saved Texas ratepayers a whopping $855.9 million in 2017 and $5.7 billion over the last seven years! Wind and solar are good for consumers, good for the economy, and good for Texas."
I've said this a couple of times about renewable energy, but here it is again:

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The fundamental magic of this, as detailed in the report, is the phenomenon of zero marginal cost. Because wind and solar have no fuel cost, low operations and maintenance costs and do not suffer the wear due to ramping that thermal generation does, it’s pretty much the same cost to the plant whether it is generating power or not.

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Annual energy-storage deployments are now forecast to exceed 50 gigawatt-hours by 2020. Thatís three years earlier than BNEFís outlook from just last year.
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I like to re-watch some things from time to time in case I have forgotten little tid bits and so I wanted to share this video on climate models.

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Old 11-09-2018, 01:56 PM   #808
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Morris says the government's analysis didn't fully study the cumulative effects of greenhouse gas emissions, the effects of current oil prices on the pipeline's viability or include updated modeling of potential oil spills.
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