Elon Musk said that years of hatred for the oil and gas industry made him “feel a little bit bad”, and he said that many oil companies established themselves before the impact of oil and gas on climate change became apparent. The business of producing and burning fossil fuels.
In wide Conversation The founder and CEO of Tesla said while swinging with Kara Swisher of The New York Times: “To be honest, I am a bit dissatisfied with hating the oil and gas industry.
“For many people in the oil and gas industry, especially their older people, they have established their own companies and started work before they clearly realized that this was a serious problem,”
“Now, they feel bad because people are making them villains, and when they are just trying to support the economy for the longest time, but don’t really know how bad it will be,” he added.
In the past, Musk had Blaming the fossil fuel industry Promote “unrelenting and huge” propaganda and call on people to resist.
Musk also said that automakers and oil companies have Opposition agenda Tesla and opposition to electric cars.
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However, Musk told Kara Swisher that now, automakers are producing electric cars, which is one of Tesla’s goals-to make the auto industry start to realize that the future of road transportation is electric.
Although Musk said he felt sorry for hating oil, he said that “the end of fossil fuel vehicles is near.”
Analysts believe that the turning point in the popularization of large-scale electric vehicles Maybe only a few years. Analysts estimate that the price of battery packs should be reduced to $100 per kilowatt-hour so that electric vehicles have the opportunity to compete with internal combustion engines in cost. Automakers and industry experts believe that the $100/kWh milestone can be reached as early as 2024 or earlier, and this milestone will set off a revolution in electric vehicles.
Tesla promised on Battery Day last week that it will significantly reduce battery costs in three years or more and provide $25,000 for self-driving electric vehicles, but Incident is easy And described by analysts as “overwhelming.”
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