JB Straubel At CERAWeek

JB Straubel At CERAWeek


A Younger, Thinner JB Straubel Does A Little

A Younger, Thinner JB Straubel Does A Little "Walk And Talk" In This IDG Interview From 2013

  • It has “next generation” Tesla tech.
  • It’s about the size of an Audi A4.
  • It will wow everyone with features.
  • Every EV component, from battery innards to electric motors, is quickly dropping in price.
  • Lithium is plentiful already, but could be extracted from ocean water in the future.
A less-concise version here.

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Some Straubel quotes from IHS Energy CERAWeek in Houston:

"We don’t really need more performance, we don’t really need much more range, we need to focus on cost"

Expanding on costs outside the battery:

"Basically every single part of that electric vehicle ecosystem is dropping substantially"

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