Tag: Tesla

My tweet went viral thanks to Elon Musk. Sort of.

My tweet went viral thanks to Elon Musk. Sort of.

So this is a story time type post.  A couple months ago I wrote a small tweet about my Tesla PowerWall and it’s Storm Watch ... Read More

Routine Tasks; Adding Tesla PowerWall sensors to my Home Assistant!

Routine Tasks; Adding Tesla PowerWall sensors to my Home Assistant!

<img width="1800" height="900" title="Tesla_wall" style="border: 0px currentcolor; border-image: none; display: inline; background-image: none;" alt="Tesla_wall" src="https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Wcg3ScYX3oE/W_Sfp-HCuOI/AAAAAAADu1s/EgGiCqR2Ta8AEv-9uytdxgGFUJzQU2UFwCHMYCw/Tesla_wall%255B4%255D_thumb%255B2%255D?imgmax=800" border="0" /> More routine maintenance of my Smart Home.  This ... Read More

Re-Installing the Tesla Solar Panels AGAIN on my Roof.

Re-Installing the Tesla Solar Panels AGAIN on my Roof.

Last summer, we signed up for Tesla Solar Panels to be installed on the roof.  We were going to take advantage of the strong Florida Summer ... Read More

Telsa’s new PowerWall feature called Storm Watch!

Telsa’s new PowerWall feature called Storm Watch!

I launched my Tesla app today and went to customize on the PowerWall.  Bam! I saw this new feature had been enabled on my system.  ... Read More

Rolling out some new Docker Containers to my Smart Home.

Rolling out some new Docker Containers to my Smart Home.

I thought I would write up some new changes I have made to the house related to my Docker setup.  Recently, I’ve added some really ... Read More

My 1000 mile, 2 day RoadTrippin’ Telsa Model S test Drive experience via Turo!

My 1000 mile, 2 day RoadTrippin’ Telsa Model S test Drive experience via Turo!

Last week I headed out to Atlanta Georgia to go to a partner only event from VMware called VMware EMPower.  This is a technical event ... Read More

Real life Lessons from 2 Weeks of Tesla Model X Ownership

Real life Lessons from 2 Weeks of Tesla Model X Ownership

My buddy Marcos Velez sent me over some quick talking points related to his recent purchase of his Tesla Model X.  The X looks so ... Read More

First real-time outage using the Tesla PowerWall 2

First real-time outage using the Tesla PowerWall 2

If you have been following my Solar journey as of late, you might know that I finally had the system turned on a few weeks ... Read More

Going GREEN to save some GREEN in 2018

Going GREEN to save some GREEN in 2018

Happy New Year everyone! First Post of 2018! Let’s get to it! I’m continuously building out my Smart Home.  It is full of various IOT ... Read More

Smart Home Lessons from Hurricane Irma

Smart Home Lessons from Hurricane Irma

Florida is a great place.  I love living here but every so often, between September and November, it gets a bit intense.  This past week, ... Read More