Time marches through the neighborhood

1985 view of my neighborhood via KGIS imagery

With new census data just out for Knoxville and Tennessee (Explore), here’s a fun look at how my Northshore Hills neighborhood has changed from 1959 to present using aerial imagery from the Knoxville, Knox County, Knoxville Utilities Board Geographic Information System, usually just called KGIS. Credits: Images:KCIS: https://www.kgis.org/portal/?portalid=0 Audio:Fast Talkin by Kevin MacLeod is licensed… Continue reading Time marches through the neighborhood

Second Knoxville Tesla Supercharger under construction

Tesla supercharger. (Public domain via Flickr, https://flic.kr/p/2aS3sTk)

UPDATE: This 250 kW supercharger recently became operational and should make supercharging in Knoxville a bit easier. The 150 kW supercharger in Turkey Creek was often full and with a line on weekends. Photos appeared Tuesday in Tesla groups on Facebook of a second supercharger in Knoxville. which looks like it could be functional within… Continue reading Second Knoxville Tesla Supercharger under construction

East Tennessee Tesla owners line up for photo shoot

Teslas lined up at the new Knoxville Service Center for a photo shoot n Friday, July 30, 2021.

Tesla’s Knoxville Service Center is officially opening after a few weeks of a soft opening. As part of the grand opening, East Tennessee Tesla owners gathered Friday morning for a group pix of around 40 cars coordinated by the Knoxville Electric Vehicle Association. Here’s my take on the event. The Knoxville Service Center is at… Continue reading East Tennessee Tesla owners line up for photo shoot