Tesla to Unveil Breakthrough Battery Tech to Help Power Your Entire House
Tesla, the market leader in electric vehicles, is all set to deliver a battery pack that powers your entire house. This will give Tesla the ability to take on the hydrogen car market where cars like the Toyota Mirai lets users charge their home through their car’s fuel.
The designs for the new battery pack has already been finalized, and the company might be putting it into production in the coming six months. Tesla head, Elon Musk has said that the company might be unveiling the battery in the coming couple of months.
Elon told Forbes that the batteries will be like the Model S pack: something flat, 5 inches off the wall, wall-mounted, with a beautiful cover, an integrated bi-directional inverter, and plug and play.
Tesla is one of the most environmentally active companies in the world. It is also building a massive battery manufacturing unit called the Gigafactory. Another of Elon’s venture is the SolarCity, which provides solar energy solutions to residents and businesses. The company wants to be a frontrunner in the energy storage business and encourage off grid living where electricity is produced locally through renewable sources. Battery based living in conjunction with solar or wind energy would be economical as well as ecological.