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Tesla Model S Delivery Event Is 8 Years Old (Video)

What were you doing 8 years ago? Tesla was preparing for its Model S delivery event on June 22. The video below shows a visual snapshot of the foundation being laid for the Model X, 3, Y, Cybertruck, next-gen Roadster, and Semi. Each of these new owners in 2012, along with the Tesla team back then, made it possible for Tesla to be where it is today

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How a Louisiana engineer’s invention is protecting the Gulf from the ‘volcano’ that’s been spewing oil for 15 years

Timmy Couvillion knew the leak from the toppled Taylor Energy oil platform was bad. For 15 years, the platform’s damaged wells had sent up an oily sheen that sometimes stretched …

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More than half of all Earth’s ocean life died off 444 million years ago because it ran out of oxygen

Stanford University, California experts believe that the ‘Late Ordovician’ mass extinction 450 million years ago was due to widespread ‘anoxia’, or oxygen depletion, over a three million year period.

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Ten Years After Huge US Oil Spill, Fears Of Offshore Drilling Persist

A decade later, the practice of deepwater drilling remains widespread off the lengthy coasts of the United States. While government oversight was tightened in the wake of the environmental disaster, …

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First Gulf-wide survey of oil pollution completed 10 years after Deepwater Horizon

This year marks the end of that funding. “Long-term monitoring studies such as these are important for early warning of oil pollution leaks and are vital for determining impacts to the environment in …

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Houston oil companies act fast to protect bottom lines in wake of biggest crash in 30 years

It was the biggest one-day decline since the first Gulf War in January 1991. Monday’s price collapse came as Russia and … The company has three oil rigs and one fracking crew in Oklahoma, and four …

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Demand Destruction Fears Send Palm Oil to Worst Week in 11 Years

Palm oil posted its steepest weekly drop since the global financial crisis as some of the biggest producers of the commodity warned of worse to come in the hit to demand from the coronavirus. Sime …

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Malaysia January palm oil stockpiles seen falling to lowest in over two years

Malaysian palm oil inventories likely tumbled to its lowest since June 2017, as dry weather and lower fertiliser usage in the second largest palm producer early last year suppressed output to near …

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Danish EV Sales 2019 — Finally Back On Track After 5 Years Of Standing Still!

The 2019 trend that led to record sales of plug-in vehicles is most certainly not going away any time soon: Denmark is jumping on the electric wagon, for real this time

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Tesla Sales Grew 47× In 7 Years

Comparing Tesla’s Q4 2012 sales (deliveries, not orders) to Tesla’s Q4 2019 sales, we can see that Tesla vehicle sales grew 47× in 7 years. Anyone going along with Elon Musk’s forecast of such growth back in 2012 or subsequent years (even up through 2018 and a large portion of 2019) was frequently seen as unrealistically optimistic or “biased.”

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