Tesla co-founder and CTO JB Straubel explains its new solar storage facility

From TechCrunch GreenTech
March 17, 2017 - 4:19pm
 Tesla’s new solar energy storage facility on the Hawaiian island of Kauai does what most solar power plants cannot: it stores energy from the sun during peak times for use when the grid (and its customers) needs it most. The facility is unique, with 52 MWh of storage capacity and 13 MWh of generation via its field of panels. We spoke to Tesla CTO and co-founder JB Straubel, who oversees… Read More


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