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Tesla lays out ‘Battery Day’ plans that lead to a $25,000 electric car

Tesla The Tesla Battery Day presentation is under way, and CEO Elon Musk has shown off a number of changes the company is making that he says can halve the cost per kWh of building electric vehicle battery cells. Just before showing off the $140,000~ Model S Plaid and its 200MPH+ top speed, Musk said …

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Solar+battery in one device sets new efficiency standard

Enlarge / Existing solar+battery solutions involve two separated pieces of hardware. DOE The drop in battery prices is enabling battery integration with renewable systems in two contexts. In one, the battery serves as a short-term power reservoir to smooth over short-term fluctuations in the output of renewable power. In the other, the battery holds the …

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