Nationalize Tesla


I think Tesla home batteries have the potential to change the course by allowing normal American's to dramatically reduce their dependence on coal and nuclear power. The problem is that government subsidies or support for large scale adoption of this technology would amount to a public handout to private corporate interests. I say we nationalize Tesla and rollout home batteries for all.

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  • commented 2015-05-26 10:19:37 -0700
    This would be the one of the most visionary things the government could do. Could it be a treasury backed buyout of the net worth of Tesla? Maybe its as simple as offering Musk a fancy desk at the department of Energy?
  • tagged this with market-based solutions 2015-05-26 10:19:35 -0700
  • tagged this with economic system change 2015-05-26 10:19:35 -0700
  • tagged this with self-sufficiency 2015-05-26 10:19:34 -0700
  • commented 2015-05-23 12:20:38 -0700
    Flesh this out Josh. How would we go about doing this?
  • tagged this with technological innovation 2015-05-22 12:51:31 -0700
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    commented 2015-05-15 12:19:07 -0700
    I agree- this is a game changer! Houses creating their own energy and storing it would be incredible.
  • commented 2015-05-12 10:05:27 -0700
    What a great idea!
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