Australian wind farm to install 25MW Tesla battery

The 278.5MW Lake Bonney wind facility will use the storage technology to provide grid flexibility services

Tesla losses in second quarter of 2018 exceed $717m

However, the tech firm’s revenues exceeded expectations, totalling $4bn in the three months leading up to June

Tesla to help Samoa run on clean power by 2025

The technology firm has installed a range of battery units to help balance the country’s intermittent clean energy sources

Tesla asks for its money back

The technology firm asked a number of its suppliers to partially refund payments in order to improve cash flows

Manchester Science Park shows it’s got its ion energy storage tech

The site has installed four Tesla Powerpack battery storage units and two EV charging points

Has the sun gone in on Tesla’s domestic solar business?

The technology firm has announced it is to downsize its SolarCity venture

Tesla bursts into flames while driving in Los Angeles

UK director Michael Morris was flagged down by other motorists after his electric car set alight

Could Tesla battery production expand to China?

The CEO of Panasonic said the companies may extend their existing collaboration on energy storage and electric vehicle technologies into Asia

Tesla battery down under slashes cost of grid service by 90%

It means large gas generators and steam turbines don’t need to be turned on to compensate for outages

California agency investigates Tesla over safety concerns

The probe follows allegations the car manufacturer failed to disclose legally mandated reports on serious worker injuries