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  1. US tariffs cast a cloud over Huawei's solar electronics launchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... Vivint Solar confirmed it was considering adding Huawei's inverter to its lineup. SunPower Corp and Tesla's SolarCity did not respond to Reuters' requests for comment. A SunRun spokeswoman said the company welcomed new innovations that made solar ...

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  2. SpaceX Says There Will Be A Mutiny If Musk Uses Company To Bail Out TeslaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... Up Another Huge Conflict) Investors got skittish the last time two Musk entities joined forces. People criticized SolarCity and Tesla's board of directors for not being diverse enough to allow for different voices to take hold within the companies. ...

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  3. Experts Say Tesla Board May Have Too Many Ties to CEO MuskRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    ... Ira Ehrenpreis, is also a SpaceX investor, while director Brad Buss is a former chief financial officer of SolarCity, a solar panel maker that Tesla acquired in 2016. Australian telecommunications company executive Robyn Denholm was the only other ...

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  4. U.S. tariffs cast a cloud over Huawei's solar electronics launchRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Vivint Solar confirmed it was considering adding Huawei's inverter to its lineup. SunPower Corp and Tesla's SolarCity did not respond to Reuters' requests for comment. A SunRun spokeswoman said the company welcomed new innovations that made solar ...

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  5. US tariffs cast a cloud over Huawei's solar electronics launchRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... Vivint Solar confirmed it was considering adding Huawei's inverter to its lineup. SunPower Corp and Tesla's SolarCity did not respond to Reuters' requests for comment. A SunRun spokeswoman said the company welcomed new innovations that made solar ...

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  6. Here comes the sun: How Hampshire College moved to 100 percent solar energyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 19 | WNED

    ... attract your attention. If you look over at it from next door, you wouldn't see it." Hampshire contracted with SolarCity (a company that is an underwriter of PRI's Living on Earth) to install the panels. SolarCity owns and operates the panels, while ...

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  7. Even Elon Musk Seems to Be Pleading for Tesla's Board to ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | The Washington Post

    ... struggled to fix production problems. Tesla directors also approved the decision to buy struggling sister company SolarCity Corp. in what seemed like a thinly disguised bailout of a company owned in part by Musk, run by his cousin, and owing money ...

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  8. Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... in June by Institutional Shareholder Services concluded that Buss's past role as chief financial officer of SolarCity should disqualify him from service on any key board committee at Tesla. SolarCity is a solar panel maker that Tesla bought for $2.6 ...

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  9. Elon Musk seems to beg Tesla's board to save him from himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... struggled to fix production problems. Tesla directors also approved the decision to buy struggling sister company SolarCity in what seemed like a thinly disguised bailout of a company owned in part by Musk, run by his cousin, and owing money to both ...

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  10. As Tesla stock falls nine percent, is there cause for concern over Buffalo plant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | WNED

    ... who think as Musk does tend to act differently and get their ventures in trouble. He pointed out the original SolarCity business model, which was to produce and then lease solar panels and components to customers. Many, he tells WBFO, discovered ...

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  11. RPT-First crack at Musk could give top Tesla funds an edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Reuters

    ... on his talks with top holders. In June 2016 Musk mentioned talking with institutions about combining Tesla and SolarCity Corp, a deal that came together later that year. reut.rs/2nGAFgN Representatives for Fidelity and T. Rowe Price declined to ...

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  12. First crack at Musk could give top Tesla funds an edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... on his talks with top holders. In June 2016 Musk mentioned talking with institutions about combining Tesla and SolarCity Corp, a deal that came together later that year. https://reut.rs/2nGAFgN Representatives for Fidelity and T. Rowe Price declined ...

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  13. Tesla Backs Off Solar Panel Deal With PanasonicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Wall Street Journal

    Tesla Inc. has backed away from an agreement to buy all the output from a solar-panel factory it operates with Panasonic Corp., Panasonic said Thursday, another sign of the uncertain outlook for Tesla's solar business, SolarCity. The Japanese company said it began making solar cells and modules at the factory in Buffalo, N.Y., in August 2017, under a deal that called for Tesla to buy the entire output for its home solar-panel business.

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  14. Elon Musk Picks His Coziest Bank to Help Go PrivateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | Bloomberg

    ... to rival Morgan Stanley. Goldman Sachs also took the lead role on the 2012 IPO and two subsequent share sales for SolarCity Corp., the Musk-backed solar energy company that Tesla acquired in 2016 in a deal valued at about $2 billion. That means the ...

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  15. Is Ultimate Frisbee the Golf of Silicon Valley?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | KQED

    ... like to "think different." Can you name a sport played by the people who founded companies like Google, WhatsApp, SolarCity and Women Who Code? Bay Curious is a podcast that answers your questions about the Bay Area. Subscribe on iTunes , NPR One or ...

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  16. The Wall Street Journal: Tesla backs off solar panel deal with PanasonicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 16 | MarketWatch

    ... makers. Tesla is still buying some modules and cells from the plant as well. The Buffalo factory is part of the SolarCity home solar-panel business Tesla acquired in 2016. SolarCity's installations have been slowing as Tesla retreats from riskier ...

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  17. Tesla: With the First Domino Tipped Over, It is Just Physics NowRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Coyote Blog

    ... for being held accountable to targets, its paranoid worldview, its past near-corrupt actions like the insider SolarCity purchase, Musk's irrational hatred of shorts, its running out of cash without any plan for a capital raise, the fanboys who would ...

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  18. Navigating change: Us M&a H1 2018: Decision time for M&a in DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | JD Supra

    ... Delaware Court of Chancery sided with plaintiffs who argued that, in connection with Tesla's 2016 acquisition of SolarCity Corporation, Elon Musk was a controlling stockholder of Tesla, Inc. even though he held only 22 percent of its common stock. ...

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  19. Tesla forms special board committee to evaluate bid to go privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Automotive News

    ... firms Institutional Shareholder Services and Glass Lewis don't because he served as the chief financial officer of SolarCity Corp. before Tesla acquired the company in 2016. Denholm is the COO of Telstra Corp., Australia's largest telecommunications ...

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  20. Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | WSB-TV

    ... in June by Institutional Shareholder Services concluded that Buss's past role as chief financial officer of SolarCity should disqualify him from service on any key board committee at Tesla. SolarCity is a solar panel maker that Tesla bought for $2.6 ...

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