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Battery Cost R&D future/predictions by an industry expert - thought this one was good

Discussion in 'TSLA Investor Discussions' started by Quant, Mar 4, 2016.

  1. Quant

    Quant Member

    Apr 7, 2015
    Austin, tx
    I am definitely not a fan of Seeking Alpha. IMO, too many who write for them have ulterior motives and may be paid by short hedge funds.

    But this one seemed different, and since I am NOT knowledgeable in this area, I thought maybe some here on this board may be able to chime in on what this author is saying....

    The Future Of Batteries For The Tesla Model 3 And Chevy Bolt - Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) | Seeking Alpha

    I see this future glide path as potentially very revolutionary and frankly I am excited with the possibilities 5-7 years down the road. I am in TSLA for the very long term and so I really don't care much what happens to the stock price in the next year or two, or three......
  2. TheTalkingMule

    TheTalkingMule Distributed Energy Enthusiast

    Oct 20, 2012
    Philadelphia, PA
    Are these $100/kWh estimates for 5 years down the line realistic? Will most home battery tech be at this price point around 2020? Could I buy a 25kWh aqueous hybrid battery for $4k at retail soon enough?


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