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Angry shareholders accused Elon Musk of using Tesla and SpaceX to bail out his cousins’ solar company for $2.6 billion

SolarCity was founded by Elon Musk's cousins, Lyndon and Peter Rive. Tesla acquired the company for over $2 billion in 2016.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Here’s everything we know about ‘Project Titan’ — Tesla’s covert program to replace solar-panel parts that could cause f...

Project Titan came about a year before Walmart sued Tesla, claiming it failed to manage and maintain solar panels on hundreds of Walmart roofs.
Elon Musk

Last year, Tesla initiated ‘Project Titan’ — a stealth nationwide program to replace solar-panel parts that could cause fires

Project Titan was supposed to quietly replace defective solar-panel connectors and optimizers across the US. Then Walmart sued.
A cleanup crew works through the ashes of a Tesla-managed solar roof fire at a Wal-Mart in Indio, California.

Tesla is now facing its most dangerous adversary yet, and it could be proof that buying SolarCity was a huge blunder

Walmart is suing Tesla, which it says failed to manage solar roofs on Walmart stores. It's a fight Tesla could easily lose — and shouldn't even be in.
Solar panels cover the roof of a Sam's Club store that was toured by California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Wal-Mart officials before their press conference on Earth Day, April 22, 2009 in Glendora, California. Following the tour, the governor and Wal-Mart officials announced that Wal-Mart will expand its solar power programs by adding solar panels on 10 to 20 additional Wal-Mart facilities to generate up to 32 million kilowatt hours of renewable energy every year, the equivalent of powering more than 2,600 homes

Walmart slams Tesla with a lawsuit claiming its solar panels caught fire at 7 stores

The retail giant said it has leased or licensed roof space at more than 240 stores for Tesla-supplied solar-energy systems.

Tesla is offering solar panels to rent from $50 a month after installations took a massive dive

Customers will be able to rent panels starting at $50 a month in six US states. CEO Elon Musk said it's 'like having a money printer on your roof.'
Attendees take pictures of the new Tesla Energy Powerwall Home Battery during an event at Tesla Motors in Hawthorne, California April 30, 2015. Tesla Motors Inc unveiled Tesla Energy - a suite of batteries for homes, businesses and utilities - a highly-anticipated plan to expand its business beyond electric vehicles.

Tesla is reportedly making big changes to its energy unit as it tries to ramp up falling solar sales

Elon Musk's electric car company installed its fewest solar energy products ever last quarter, but things may be beginning to change.
A solar project at the Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota.

This former SolarCity exec is trying to reinvent 2 parts of the solar business

GivePower is a nonprofit working to develop projects in underserved areas, while Loanpal is trying to ease the financing process of home solar.
Elon Musk discussed climate change with Joe Rogan in an interview this week.

‘It’s the dumbest experiment in human history’: Elon Musk rails against fossil fuel use and climate change

A deeply emotional response from Elon Musk about sustainable energy was lost in a cloud of marijuana smoke on "The Joe Rogan Experience" podcast this week.

Elon Musk loves video games — here are his favorites

The 47-year-old billionaire runs Tesla Motors, SpaceX, and SolarCity. When he's not busy planning the first human trip to Mars, he plays excellent video games.