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  1. The State AG Report Weekly Update October 2018 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | JD Supra

    ... Oregon AG Ellen Rosenblum reached a settlement with solar developer Tesla Energy Solutions (formerly known as "SolarCity") and its accounting firm, Novogradac & Company LLP ("Novogradac"), to resolve allegations that they violated a state energy tax ...

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  2. Fertility care services provider Future Family raises $10 mln led by Aspect VenturesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | PE Hub

    ... entures Partner Lauren Kolodny will join the board. Future Family was founded in 2016 by Claire Tomkins , a former SolarCity executive, and serial entrepreneur Eve Blossom .

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  3. Factbox: Tesla executive departures since 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Reuters

    ... exits. He led negotiations with Panasonic on the company's gigafactory in Nevada. bloom.bg/2vhrcSD July - SolarCity co-founder Peter Rive leaves the company, eight months after Tesla bought the biggest U.S. residential solar panel maker. ...

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  4. Tesla to redeploy 100 employees from former SolarCity Draper officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Deseret News

    ... benefits and assistance during this process." The Draper facility was acquired in 2016 when Tesla acquired SolarCity in a transaction worth about $2 billion in stock. Musk was close to the company, which launched in 2006, as both the financer of the ...

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  5. The Problem with Popular Mechanics ' Love Letter to Elon MuskRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | The Atlantic

    ... print and then online, automotive, science, and technology news, and Musk and his many enterprises-Tesla, SpaceX, SolarCity-fit squarely in the magazine's territory. For Muskovites, the collection was a welcome and well-deserved respite from recent ...

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  6. UPDATE 1-France's Engie, Casino target large-scale rooftop solarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Reuters

    ... are Urbasolar, Quadran, Engie and the renewables units of EDF and Total. In a business model similar to Tesla unit SolarCity, the new Engie-Casino venture will finance, build and operate the solar panels and sell its customers electricity under ...

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  7. Tesla's Board Needs More Manufacturing ExpertiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Forbes.com

    ... not actually independent. There is Kimball Musk, Elon's brother, Brad Buss who former Chief Financial Officer of SolarCity, a subsidiary of Tesla, and Ira Ehrenpreis an investor not only in Tesla but in SpaceX as well. Steve Jurvetson who is on a ...

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  8. Lawsuit: SolarCity employees created fake sales records that boosted the company's valueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | USA Today

    Three ex-SolarCity workers allege the company fired them after they told managers that other employees created fake sales records, boosting the company's value. The ex-employees say SolarCity also discriminated against them.

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  9. Oregon claws back $13 million for inflated tax creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | The Oregonian

    The state of Oregon has clawed back $13 million from SolarCity and its accountant after investigators concluded the cost of 14 commercial-scale solar projects had been inflated by more than 100 percent to qualify for higher state tax credits. The probe was launched after an April 2015 report by The Oregonian/OregonLive raised questions about the costs SolarCity submitted to qualify for $12 million in tax credits on six solar arrays at public universities across the state.

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  10. Tesla settles dispute in Nevada over $655,000 unemployment tax billRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 10 | ZDNet

    ... the underpayment was the result of a "clerical error" and payment was processed on Tuesday. "Since Tesla acquired SolarCity and incorporated all of its employees, we've been in discussions with states over new unemployment insurance contribution ...

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  11. Tesla resolves Nevada tax lawsuit, blames clerical errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | SlashGear.com

    ... involved unemployment tax, which the automaker has been discussing with state officials following the addition of SolarCity employees. The Nevada Department of Employment confirmed to Bloomberg that the matter is being resolved. Tesla has a ...

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  12. The Aussie links on Tesla board's who could tame Elon MuskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Tesla conducted before its 2010 initial public offering. He's also backed Musk ventures PayPal Holdings Inc, SolarCity Corp and Space Exploration Technologies Corp. Musk gifted him the second Roadster sports car that Tesla ever built. Brad ...

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  13. Global Smart Solar Market by 2025 -the Adoption of Technology Among...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | SBWire

    ... ABB, Echelon, GE Energy, Schneider Electric, Siemens, Itron, Landis+GYR, Sensus USA, Silver Spring Networks, Solarcity, Sunnova, UGE, Vivint Solar, Intelligentsolar, ENF, DueDil Get Sample Copy of this Report @ ...

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  14. The Tesla-SEC Settlement: Chump ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Compaq, X.com which merged with what became PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL ) and was acquired by eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY ), and SolarCity, acquired by Tesla.) His active mind and visionary thinking are certainly to be respected, but, as an executive, he has been ...

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  15. Elon Musk is out as Tesla's chairman - but some big questions for the board still remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... consulting fees by Tesla in the past, Glass Lewis said. Brad Buss found himself on Tesla's board thanks to the SolarCity merger back in 2016. Tesla considers him independent, but Glass Lewis says this connection makes him unfit for the board's audit ...

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  16. Tesla Is Still Elon Musk's Company -- And Not Just Because He's Staying as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | TheStreet.com

    ... as executive compensation (remember Musk's latest pay package ?) and the evaluation of M&A transactions (see the SolarCity deal ). However, it's worth keeping in mind that even if he's unable to serve as chairman for a few years, Musk will remain ...

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  17. A tweet to cost Elon Musk $40 million, Tesla chairman's post and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | The Times of India

    ... everyone how to be a great leader. Cut to today, the founder and face of Tesla , The Boring Company , SpaceX and SolarCity is being given a tough lesson - one that costs $40 million, a chairman post and plenty of pride. Tesla, the electric carmaker ...

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  18. US regulator moves to clip Elon Musk's wingsRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 30 | Financial Times

    ... failing to put adequate checks on their CEO, most vocally two years ago when Mr Musk engineered an acquisition of SolarCity , a company he was also involved in. "It is unclear that the board or an independent chair can control Musk and that he will ...

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  19. SEC forces Tesla board into overdue moves to dampen Musk's dominanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | Automotive News

    ... investors also took issue with directors' coziness with the CEO during the lead-up to Tesla's 2016 acquisition of SolarCity Corp. Musk's cousins ran the unprofitable solar-panel installer, and Musk owned more than 20 percent of both businesses at ...

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  20. So, What DID Happen To Those Tesla Solar Roof Tiles? Not Much, Apparently...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | AutoSpies

    ... versions of traditional solar panels. The announcement helped Tesla justify its $2.6 billion acquisition of SolarCity one month later and represented Musk's vision for what the businesses could do together. It's been almost two years since then. So ...

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