quote: Kind of ironic that a car company named after Tesla uses AC motors when Tesla was a huge backer DC for electricity transmission, losing out to Edison and others who backed AC.
quote: I've been mentioning that rare-earth metals are going to be the new fossil fuel for a couple years.
quote: Battery packs are as big as they're ever going to get IMHO. So the amount of Aluminum and Copper used in a battery pack will remain what it is today (which a Nissan LEAF pack is priced at $5k).
quote: Just like the pigs in Animal Farm. Equal, but more equal.
quote: I'm pretty sure there are better uses for 5 million pounds.