Tesla reports record earnings

Great earnings report from Tesla, this time without relying on regulatory credits and Bitcoin to deliver much of the oomph. (Tesla stock still has a P/E ratio of 670 so investors beware: There is plenty of room for a downward swing. Current average S&P 500 P/E...

A week without power and heat focuses the mind

This Oregonian story has a lot of good background information on Portland General Electric and the challenges facing them (and us). Notable highlights:  The power outages experienced in the Willamette Valley over the past week are nothing like those experienced...

Tesla Model 3

This may come as something of a shock, but I’m about to spend $60k on a car, the Tesla Model 3. There are some good reasons not to, the most obvious being the eye-popping price tag. It’s also a fair question as to whether or not cars are the future of transportation....

Tesla’s future

http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-hy-tesla-short-sellers-20170424-htmlstory.html Lots of reasons to think it may not be that bright, but it’s hard not to love both the vision and the cars themselves. Hope that they make; afraid they won’t.