Posts Tagged ‘Hyperloop’

Josh Stephens has a really interesting take on the Hyperloop at the California Planning and Development Report. He points out that most of the hype comes from people who are comparing to other Elon Musk projects and neglecting to consider that, like any other terrestrial infrastructure project, it still needs a right of way: Hyperloop […]

Jan 20th, 2016 | Filed under Uncategorized

Wired reported this week that the Hyperloop is “starting to look a little less crazy”. Let’s take a closer look at that eyebrow-raising statement: The Hyperloop, detailed by the SpaceX and Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk in a 57-page alpha white paper in August 2013, is a transportation network of above-ground tubes that could span […]

Aug 23rd, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

A new company is setting up shop in downtown LA to work on the Hyperloop: Now Hyperloop Technologies Inc., one company working on the project, has taken up residence for Hyperloop World Headquarters in a 6,500-square-foot industrial space in a gentrifying section of the Arts District. Wedged into a corner abutting Interstate 10, the Los […]

Mar 25th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

Recently a story has been making the rounds that a company plans to build a hyperloop test track in the Central Valley: The idea is to build a five-mile track in Quay Valley, a planned community (itself a grandiose idea) that will be built from scratch on 7,500 acres of land around Interstate 5, midway […]

Mar 10th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized