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Three Tesla employees killed in crash identified, remembered [w/video]

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Filed under: Etc., Tesla MotorsWreckage from the deadly Palo Alto plane crash - Click above to watch the video after the breakDetails on the deadly airplane crash that took the lives of three Tesla Motors employees are now filtering in, including the identities of the deceased. As reported yesterday, the Cessna 310 aircraft was owned by 56-year-old Dob Bourn, who worked as a senior electrical e...

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on Feb 18, 2010 at 04:20 PM

San Francisco Set to Lead the Electric Vehicle Revolution

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Want to jump start the electric vehicle revolution? Then make it illegal to ignore. That’s what San Francisco is doing with a revised building code that will require all new structures to have wiring for EV chargers. The new code is just one of a handful of reasons why the city is set to lead [...]

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on Feb 18, 2010 at 04:20 PM

Breaking News: Three Tesla Employees Killed in Palo Alto Plane Crash

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Silicon Valley news outlets are reporting today that a small plane has crashed into a house in Palo Alto, killing all three people on board, and causing widespread power outages across the city. Rumors that all those aboard the plane were Tesla Motors employees were later confirmed by the electric car company’s CEO, Elon Musk.ABC [...]

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on Feb 18, 2010 at 12:50 AM

Three Tesla employees dead in small plane crash

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A Cessna 310 struck an electrical wire after taking off Wednesday in Palo Alto, Calif., killing three employees of the electric car maker, its executive confirms.

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on Feb 17, 2010 at 01:50 PM
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3 Tesla Motors Employees Reported Dead in Palo Alto Plane Crash

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Identities of Victims Not Yet KnownA small twin-engine Cessna 310 plane crashed in Palo Alto, California today. The latest reports are that it was piloted by a Tesla Motors executive, and that two other employees were on board. Tesla hasn't confirmed yet who was on board, and we're waiting for more details. The plane had taken off from Palo Alto Airport and was headed for Hawthorne Municipal Ai...

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on Feb 17, 2010 at 11:50 AM
BREAKING: Three Tesla execu...

BREAKING: Three Tesla executives die in Palo Alto plan crash

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Filed under: Etc., Tesla MotorsA small, twin-engined Cessna crashed this morning in an East Palo Alto neighborhood, killing all three passengers on board. According to reports, the plane was owned by Doug Bourn, a senior electrical engineer for Tesla Motors, and all three occupants were high-ranking officials at the electric car company. Authorities have not yet named the deceased."[The plane] ...

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on Feb 17, 2010 at 11:20 AM

Climate Change is Causing San Francisco to Lose its Fog

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Residents of San Francisco’s oceanside neighborhoods may complain about it, but the city’s legendary fog does more than just provide character — it also protects nearby redwood forests. Now researchers from the University of California, Berkeley are claiming that the fog has lessened by 33% over the past 100 years, and climate change may be [...]

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on Feb 16, 2010 at 03:50 PM

San Jose: Memorial service Sat. for SJSU professor, environmentalist

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A memorial service for a popular professor who lived his life taking care of the Earth is scheduled in San Jose on Saturday, honoring a man who garnered headlines for his green lifestyle.

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on Feb 16, 2010 at 09:51 AM

San Francisco May Get Full-Time Charitable Restaurant

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Most residents of San Francisco’s Mission District are aware of Mission Street Food, a restaurant-within-a restaurant that operates on Thursday and Saturday evenings inside a nondescript Chinese joint called Lung Shan. A new guest chef steps into the kitchen each time, and all proceeds are donated to charity. It’s been a raging success, and now [...]

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on Feb 15, 2010 at 02:50 PM
Coda Sedan cruises the stre...

Coda Sedan cruises the streets of San Francisco [w/video]

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Coda AutomotiveCoda Sedan in San Francisco - Click above to watch video after the jumpCoda Automotive still isn't letting outsiders drive the all-electric sedan that's due later this year, but the company is sending the EV out to interested parties to let them get a sneak peek. The car was at AltCar late last year and was recently at the San Francisco Electric Vehicle A...

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on Feb 15, 2010 at 12:21 PM