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It does not take 4000 homes worth of energy for a Tesla Semi

Discussion in 'Semi' started by Patrick0101, Dec 21, 2017.

  1. Patrick0101

    Patrick0101 Member

    Jun 11, 2009
    An Oxford study said that it would take the power of 4000 homes to charge a Tesla semi. I ran the numbers myself and found that solar panels on 5 or 6 rooftops would supply enough energy for a Tesla Semi's annual needs (link). The Oxford study seems to be framed to put the Megacharger's needs into as negative a light as possible.
  2. S'toon

    S'toon Knows where his towel is

    Apr 23, 2015
    Clean Technica agrees with you.
    Tesla Semi Truck Questions & Incorrect Assumptions — Answered Now | CleanTechnica
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