Chief Executive Elon Musk and President Trump disagree on climate change, but both businessmen say Puerto Rico needs a lot of help amid Hurricane Maria's devastation of the island territory. As Musk says when talking about Puerto Rico, "there is no scalability limit, so it can be done for Puerto Rico too".
The idea could come to fruition. Ricardo Rossello, Puerto Rico's governor, tweeted Thursday at Musk.
Maria struck Puerto Rico on September 20 as a very risky Category 4 hurricane with winds up to 155 miles per hour (249 km per hour), cutting off power to all 3.4 million residents on the island. The Category 4 storm knocked out power for the entire island's 3.5 million residents, and they may not get power again for another six months.
Tesla has already shipped hundreds of its Powerwall battery systems to Puerto Rico and Tesla employees are now busy installing them and training locals how to continue the process.
Earlier this year, Musk wagered via Twitter that Tesla could install the world's biggest battery project in Australia within 100 days, or else it would be free. The situation came about through the mismanagement of a whole realm of responsibilities, including planning, spending, debt management, budgeting, governance and contracting, according to the Puerto Rico Energy Commission (PREC).
Scot Miller, who leads General Motor's autonomous driving projects, is quoted in media reports suggesting that Musk's Tesla Model 3 is not as advanced as some people think.
At least 13 killed in Balochistan shrine blast
District administration officials said that the death toll could rise as several injured people are in critical condition. In February, a suicide blast on the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar had killed over 90 people and injured around 400.
Tesla did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The iOS version of Microsoft Edge is based on WebKit rendering engine by Apple whereas the Android version is based on Chromium. Arrow Launcher, one of the most popular launcher apps for Android devices has now been re-branded as Microsoft Launcher .
Worldwide credit rating agency Fitch announced yesterday that crude oil prices in global market will remain under $60 per barrel. Oil prices settled mildly lower Tuesday as investors awaited reports on USA crude stockpiles scheduled for release Wednesday.
The town became the main stronghold of the terror group in the region after the Iraqi army regained control of Mosul in July. Hawija has been an insurgent bastion since soon after the US-led invasion of 2003.
The price of the Standard tariff, which offers two-screens of simultaneous viewing and HD video, is going up from $9.99 to $10.99. Netflix lost 600,000 subscribers and its stock price plummeted by 80 percent in the subsequent backlash.
The brother's account drastically differs from a witness who said the 64-yer-old would verbally abuse Danley in public often. Pictures have emerged from the hotel room showing Paddock lying dead, surrounded by weapons and spent ammunition.
Moving onto the software section, the BB Motion in the image is running the pure Android OS and not the BlackBerry Secure . The smartphone is it's long rumored phone called the Blackberry Krypton which will be launched as Blackberry Motion .
Presidential spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters Thursday that "we're certainly open to having that conversation". With over 500 people injured in the attack, the Trumps visited one of the hospitals where survivors are recovering.
Badger State Szechuan sauce chasers can also find it in Beloit at 45 State St. and in Milwaukee at 1614 E. One of the lucky winners put their jar up on eBay , where bidding reached excesses of $15,000.
According to his long-time manager , "He died peacefully at 8:40 PM on Monday, surrounded by family, his bandmates, and friends". She captioned another photo of Petty, which she posted Monday, "I love you my angel".
Arrested Rio chief had 16 gold bars
The IOC's reputation had already been badly tarnished by Rio 2016 , even before these latest corruption allegations. The IOC asked the Brazilian authorities for more information about the case.
Where Americans lost jobs: Restaurants and retailers
While jobs were lost , the unemployment rate dipped slightly to 4.2 percent as those listed as unemployed shrunk by 331,000. For the first time in seven years, jobs have been destroyed in the wake of the hurricanes that struck the u.s. territory.
Russians allegedly hacked NSA via Kaspersky flaw
The company said in a statement that it "has not been provided any information or evidence substantiating this alleged incident". We make no apologies for being aggressive in the battle against malware and cybercriminals - you shouldn't accept any less.
NASA streams first of three October spacewalks
They replaced one of two Latching End Effectors (LEE) which had lost the ability to grip effectively, said the USA space agency . Canadarm2 riding the Mobile Base System along the Mobile Transporter railway, running the length of the station's main truss.
Cheap solar energy the fastest growing new power source
While coal is expected to remain the largest source of electricity generation in 2022, its lead over renewables will be halved. Despite policy uncertainties at the federal level, the United States remains the second-largest growth market for renewable .
Ford to stake future on trucks and electrification
We sit down with Jim Hackett , Ford Motor Company's new CEO, to talk about his new position and the company's future. Ford is no longer forecasting whether profit will jump in 2018 and will share its forecast for next year in January.
Kids' federal health insurance funds expire
I mean we have certainly seen the children's health insurance plan play an important role in children's access to health coverage. It helps states support children whose parents are not eligible for Medicaid, but can not afford insurance for their children.