Tesla Energy is Getting Serious - A Battery powered World?


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  • ColdFusion
    ColdFusion  Год назад +308

    Price has been announced via Twitter: $250/kWh at the pack level for systems over 100MWh.
    Thanks to those who commented.

    • Chandrasekhar Panigrahi
      Chandrasekhar Panigrahi Месяц назад

      Elon Musk is turning stupid day by day.
      A sphere of diameter 20ft storing hydrogen at 10,000 psi can store energy equivalent to 270MWh. That ball can easily fit inside a large room. A relatively large room can easily fit 10 of these balls that means 2700MWh. Assuming that our energy conversion process is not fully efficient and we are bound to lose a lot of this energy..... We'll still have about 1000MWh left even in very low efficiencies!!!!. That's 8 times more than the largest battery ever built (built by Tesla in South Australia). That's also a lot cheaper than Li-ion batteries.
      Has anyone ever considered it worthwhile?????

    • István Makai
      István Makai 5 месяцев назад

      * The Tesla earned 50 million dollar for the SA 129 [MWh] battery station/storage facility. [$50 000 000 / 129 000 kWh] Its more than $250/kWh...

    • Shiva Rajkumar Dhanuskodi
      Shiva Rajkumar Dhanuskodi 6 месяцев назад

      ColdFusion make a vid about the model x

    • Connor Mcclure
      Connor Mcclure 6 месяцев назад

      ColdFusion I

    • DMart
      DMart 10 месяцев назад +2

      I hope you're right, Tesla is way more ambitious than people give them credit for. As long as power packs don't start exploding, things should be good.

  • Serious Face
    Serious Face 7 дней назад

    That volcano disagrees

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  • Go MGTOW
    Go MGTOW 21 день назад

    No, it is not a 'battery powered world', it is a 'BATTERY STABILIZED world'. Those big batteries simply even-out the power flow that comes from renewable energy sources and from conventional energy sources, that's all it does, it does not 'create' energy.

  • Steven Peek
    Steven Peek Месяц назад

    *I have used this [link here >>>**paper.dropbox.com/doc/Top-Secret-Information-About-Solar-OeSqzg5iDfpx3GdhpirO3** ] book since taking the train the trainer course using the same book and feel it does more to explain the things you run into everyday in the field.*

  • Funkofff
    Funkofff Месяц назад

    it's awesome.

  • Robert  Palumbo
    Robert Palumbo 2 месяца назад

    the only problem with all this is the jackass effect ....the variable of people being stupid

  • Richard Dixon
    Richard Dixon 2 месяца назад

    No it’s not, it’s such a small part they don’t even report on it

  • Samuel Lukudu
    Samuel Lukudu 2 месяца назад

    @coldfusion, what are some of the failures and challenges of modern solar power and storage systems.

  • Paul Adams
    Paul Adams 3 месяца назад


  • Lesvinx
    Lesvinx 3 месяца назад +1

    Im taking a shit right now

  • Jeff Doe
    Jeff Doe 4 месяца назад

    But what happens when one of those panels becomes self aware and starts killing people? That blood will be on your hands hippies!

  • Fußballmafia DFB
    Fußballmafia DFB 4 месяца назад

    Are there no solar pannels on tesla giga factory ?

  • corgidog
    corgidog 5 месяцев назад

    Why can't you just use some car batteries ._. Also they really should be investing in something truly promising such as fusion instead of trying to put someone on a desolate, horrible and useless planet.

  • Bandwagon231
    Bandwagon231 5 месяцев назад

    Ur voice alone is ASRP

  • Syrekongen
    Syrekongen 5 месяцев назад

    I think the main point of supporting Tesla is for research and development. Things are being down now that weren't possible 20 years ago, and things will be done to make things possible in the future that we couldn't imagine now.

  • Justin
    Justin 5 месяцев назад

    lelo and stich reference? that was a lame "fact". thanks turd

  • Douglas Rosales
    Douglas Rosales 5 месяцев назад


  • ball boy jones
    ball boy jones 5 месяцев назад

    Nothing will top nuclear energy!

  • Jeffrey Tan
    Jeffrey Tan 5 месяцев назад

    Hope tesla can come to south east Asia soon . What a great product

  • Max Green
    Max Green 6 месяцев назад

    Tesla Powerwall's have been sold as the band-aid for intermittent, unreliable renewables. But are up to the job? Eco-modernists have analysed it, and remain dismayed about the potential for intermittent, unreliable renewables because the storage would bankrupt any nation that tried to do it! EG: If wind and solar provided just a third of Germany's power it would cost so much money to buy just *one* week of storage that you could instead nuke the entire grid. Backup a third of the grid for a week, or nuke the entire grid for 60 years! If Germany was 100% renewables, the storage would cost 3 times as much for one week. It gets worse. German winters often cut renewables for *many* weeks at a time. Two weeks storage is 6 times as expensive, and three weeks is 12 times as much as nuking the entire grid! Remember, that does not even include buying and maintaining the wind and solar farms in the first place! Point 2 below
    Modern breeder reactors eat nuclear waste, converting a 100,000 year storage problem into centuries of clean energy. The final waste product (fission products) only has to be stored 500 years. They have passive safety systems where the laws of physics take over in any power failure. France shows they can be rolled out fast and economical, and that was with older reactors. Today's reactors can be mass produced. This is not hypothetical. This is history. This is fact.

    ANDRE JOHNSON 6 месяцев назад


  • P Schmied
    P Schmied 6 месяцев назад

    Naration at ~3:00 ssaid 1500 California homes, graphics showed 15,000. That's a big difference.

  • Fawk Yu
    Fawk Yu 6 месяцев назад

    Nice to see Tesla and Edison working together again...

  • Daniel Murray
    Daniel Murray 6 месяцев назад

    Instead, why not ask it this way: "What are answers to the remaining questions?"

  • Jonathan Vazquez
    Jonathan Vazquez 6 месяцев назад +1

    Excellent resource for the student and the installer. From the basics of solar energy to installation, it has [link here>>>plus.google.com/u/3/113778429958471787540/posts/67MrRb1YGej ] nearly everything you need to effectively make solar projects happen.*

  • William P.
    William P. 6 месяцев назад

    What's the song being played at 1:40?

  • Frank Salman
    Frank Salman 6 месяцев назад

    LOL- If it doesn't work Australian gets the system for free... LOL WOW, If it doesn't work, what the heck does Australia want with it. --- Why you so Mustky Mr. Musk :) jk

  • sailingsolar
    sailingsolar 7 месяцев назад

    Notice how these tesla batteries are NOT being sold to the general public to just anyone. So THEY can operate free from the grid but are sold to elite large corporate grid power providers, so they inturn sell power to the public marked up. One unknown fact is no one can buy a power wall for their own homes or businesses as a stand alone battery bank. You have to pay for tesla to install them and no one else, at their additional noncompetitive pricing.

  • wowboobs100
    wowboobs100 7 месяцев назад

    I have interest in knowing more. no promises to find it, but that is the Industry I've been in for 20+ yrs. I have no issues signing an NDA .

  • Bloodsaberxy
    Bloodsaberxy 7 месяцев назад

    Wait a minute.. You're telling me a battery can give us energy? A power source can give us power? That's impossible. Wow. What a discovery! Did you also know the amount of upkeep required for batteries is way higher for an oil/nuclear plant? Wow! It's like those oil companies are on some "efficiency conspiracy"! Hopefully these new age technologies will save the day and go beyond Moore's Law! Bendable Liquid Crystals! Antenna radiating biotech that can work inside the body! Biomass fuel and fully electrical energy! Materials that are so expensive they will wow you for more than 0.2% of the regular product and 10x times the cost! Wowie Zowie! P.S. Nuclear > Everything.

  • Federico Galimberti
    Federico Galimberti 7 месяцев назад

    On your comment not being sure on the life of the battery packs, it’s reasonable your question as the product is relatively new. The best reference that we can use is Tesla itself and their other product...... Model “S”.
    It has the longest history to present us with hard evidence. The cells used in this car are older technology than what is being used in the power packs and yet, we see recharging % in excess of 93% after 300,000 km (most extreme example from Finland). The data available on this issue is substantial so ample and solid proof that the Panasonic cells are mature and a reliable product

  • S.I. Lee
    S.I. Lee 7 месяцев назад

    Thank you Elon Musk, I love you

  • nrgins
    nrgins 7 месяцев назад

    Great video.

  • Dao Thao
    Dao Thao 7 месяцев назад

    tesla is still small here in Australia. once it makes it to mainstream ill be a supporter for sure. i dont live in metro adeas so tesla prices are out of reach at the moment not to mention finding a installer that does tesla product's locally.

  • david liu
    david liu 7 месяцев назад

    i hope with this new technology we wont need any fossil fuel ever again. we dont need war for oil anymore world can finaly have peace.....

  • GoodISnipr
    GoodISnipr 7 месяцев назад

    How can a cartoon "take place" somewhere?

  • Jason Hatt
    Jason Hatt 7 месяцев назад

    7:04 Big as the car business? It'll be as big as the all the businesses put together!

  • Jason Hatt
    Jason Hatt 7 месяцев назад

    The Dream of Nikola Tesla will be realized after all. TAKE THAT EDISON!

    • covfefe
      covfefe 4 месяца назад

      Er, no. Do you not see the irony of a company called Tesla supplying a giant DC battery?

  • Charles D. Frith
    Charles D. Frith 7 месяцев назад

    I live in the Bahamas where we have Hurricanes, I am planning a resort development and plan to use mostly Sola Power, Do you recommend this system. or any other Ideas.

  • Robert Jif
    Robert Jif 7 месяцев назад

    In my country blackout happens every like 12 hours , the power always went out for about 4 hours

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    Youtube #TaekwondoTv 8 месяцев назад


  • PhoenixAzureGaming
    PhoenixAzureGaming 8 месяцев назад

    Finally introduced ERS to the world outside Formula 1

  • Names
    Names 9 месяцев назад

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  • Void Haus
    Void Haus 9 месяцев назад

    Your content is outstanding.

  • Brokkoli OMG
    Brokkoli OMG 9 месяцев назад

    Where are the sources and why is it written "have to rewrite everything hot hacked" in the description?😮🤔

  • Crimson Harp
    Crimson Harp 9 месяцев назад

    100mwh geesus fuck that's awesome. not quite 1.1GWh

  • cooldude333
    cooldude333 9 месяцев назад

    Perhaps this could be a nice revenue stream that subsidizes all of the cool car stuff they wanna do...

  • AnoukhHellstream
    AnoukhHellstream 9 месяцев назад

    lol at the little twist there xD teslas power being used in edison powerplant. so thomas edison is again using nicolas tesla to run xD

  • Noor Goossens
    Noor Goossens 10 месяцев назад

    Stiff forgive amazing breakfast slave ok productive.

  • Martin Shivachev
    Martin Shivachev 10 месяцев назад

    Good Job Boy!!! Keep it up!!! GOD BLESS !!!

  • Sojourn Soul
    Sojourn Soul 10 месяцев назад

    Go Tesla!!!

  • Michael O'Leary
    Michael O'Leary 10 месяцев назад

    Pennies u can build your own easy

  • Time Inline
    Time Inline 10 месяцев назад

    Full congratulations Elon Musk💛TΞSLㅂ Team XㅇXㅇ ❤

  • Never Mind
    Never Mind 10 месяцев назад

    a whole crap of shit, bullshit and lies all roll in one.....Elon Musk is a con man ready to empty your wallet in a nano second now that is tesla energy taking you back to stone age at the speed of light........wozzz

  • stoeger 2
    stoeger 2 10 месяцев назад

    it takes more than running a train straight in to make it environmental

  • stoeger 2
    stoeger 2 10 месяцев назад

    i hope they're better batterys than in my phone i know there bigger

  • Chewy
    Chewy 10 месяцев назад +1

    Don't forget the island of American Samoa Ta'u is running on battery packs and solar panels as well.

  • Fahim Mahmood
    Fahim Mahmood 10 месяцев назад

    Do u have any idea how much area tesla is going to occupy by those cells and restrict those grasses to have sun light. It will not be surprising when tesla announces to cut trees to establish panels in near future and destroy ecosystem.

  • Gabriela Russo Givone
    Gabriela Russo Givone 10 месяцев назад

    hi!!! this technology is amazing. You should include in your video the impact on the enviroment. I am locatede in SouthAmerica and here we use electricity made by dams which cause a huge damage to the enviroment with loss of land and many species even the ones in the water. Thanks very instructed.

  • cn 250
    cn 250 10 месяцев назад

    To make the battey for one car (ONE CAR) put out as much co2 as a v8 car running for 5 years. GET IT PEOPLE. Its a scam.

  • Joel
    Joel 10 месяцев назад

    The good thing is this is fairly new technology with a person in charge who believes in making things better. It's going to be great in 10 or 20 years.

  • fireofenergy
    fireofenergy 10 месяцев назад

    What's the EROES for the 21700 li-ion battery (or is it 2170?).
    Consider 1/7th the energy ever generated from a solar panel has to go back into the manufacture of its replacement (some 20 years or so in the future), that some amount of that must be put into recycling, and a lot has to go toward the battery (or other storage) manufacture.
    Consider also that the more intermittent, the more panels and more storage needed, meaning less of a positive EROEI.
    Therefore, for solar, we need the longest powerlines possible, the least amount of energy in, for both collection and storage and the most efficient way to recycle.
    I believe it's impossible to get an overall positive EROEI for such systems during the winter unless lots of hydropower and wind is also incorporated.

  • Sarcastamus Raconteur
    Sarcastamus Raconteur 10 месяцев назад

    of all the fact's to choose from about Hawaii you go with lilo and stitch.?.?.the sad thing is that it was probably a good call.....

  • Peter Hearne
    Peter Hearne 10 месяцев назад

    South Australia are signing the deal woo hoo

  • Maggic
    Maggic 10 месяцев назад

    Why a grid? Doesn't the sun shine on my house too? We need something to make us free from the utilities companies!

    • Just a Knight
      Just a Knight 10 месяцев назад

      Maggic free??? It only free if it doesn't work.

  • Timothy Black
    Timothy Black 10 месяцев назад

    Ahh... so THIS is why the automakers (and so many others) are all freaking out about Tesla and doing everything they can via PR to destroy them. It is because NOW Tesla is disrupting the Energy market.. and we can't have that.
    I doubt they will succeed.. the best they will accomplish is to slow their growth. And even that I would be surprised at.

  • scarmenl
    scarmenl 10 месяцев назад

    Any of you know about nickle iron batteries. I notice that Musk and the rest of the major players don't want the world to look at nickle iron batteries. The nickle iron batteries can last more than a century and require little maintenance. Why does nobody work with these? Do a search on nickle iron batteries and discover the answers.

  • ne1cup
    ne1cup 10 месяцев назад

    too much Government regulation(politics) and not enough engineering in the decision making, lots of status quo people

  • mkmorfius
    mkmorfius 10 месяцев назад

    Hom much is electrifity there on Kauai island? Free?

    • mkmorfius
      mkmorfius 10 месяцев назад

      why not free? the sun is free, right? what happens after solar panels are paid off? solar panels doesn't need any maintenance other that cleaning the glass... Bottom line, my question was, how much electricity cost over there? Is it cheaper or more expensive then on the main land?

    • Just a Knight
      Just a Knight 10 месяцев назад

      mkmorfius why would it be free? they still need to pay for maintenance and initial cost.

  • yusted1
    yusted1 10 месяцев назад

    the idea of saving solar energy in batteries isnt anything new. just that the powergrid hadnt done it yet. glad its happening but tesla didnt come up with it. just the company that got hired to build it

  • Blu
    Blu 10 месяцев назад +1

    china makes more lithium ion batteries now

  • Marco Mazzaferro
    Marco Mazzaferro 10 месяцев назад

    One day we won't need to store energy. One step at a time.

  • Ed Arnold
    Ed Arnold 10 месяцев назад

    In theory, compressed air or gravity storage on rails should be cheaper than batteries for storage. Why hasn't Tesla pushed these other technologies?

    • covfefe
      covfefe 4 месяца назад

      Gravity storage? What?

  • Marine Comm
    Marine Comm 10 месяцев назад

    Great idea! I just hope that their power systems are more reliable than their cars! 😬

  • sirjohng1
    sirjohng1 10 месяцев назад

    Finally a power generating system the oil companies have not been able to buy out and take off the market. The uses for this system around the globe are endless especially if Tesla fulfils its promise to recycle old batteries.

  • Tony Morley
    Tony Morley 11 месяцев назад

    Intro Track: Return of the Jaded - Whats it Gonna Take, #music #intro #track #beat

  • ConceptWiseAsia CWA TV
    ConceptWiseAsia CWA TV 11 месяцев назад

    Why not make car batteries scalable? Add more if you don't need the extra baggage or passenger space and you're going very long distances? And why not use car batteries in such a way that you can plug in appliances from your home? For camping or going on the road? This could be very useful to those in trailers and mobile homes.

  • Bastiaan van het Hoff
    Bastiaan van het Hoff 11 месяцев назад

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  • Tyler Khan
    Tyler Khan 11 месяцев назад

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  • Dmonimo
    Dmonimo Год назад

    Nikola Tesla would be proud. Well done.

  • Olaru Marius Gheorghe
    Olaru Marius Gheorghe Год назад +3

    Absurd rich people build $1Billion "House" (google it ) to show of ... meanwhile Elon Musk build a factory to save the world. God bless him! He was never driven by profit , its just pure passion ....

    • P Schmied
      P Schmied 6 месяцев назад

      Passion, but not purely altruistic. Ego and personal desire drive Musk, a conscience helps him honest, knowing/believing that he can succeed where others won't even try and get rich doing it has to be very satisfying.

  • king A
    king A Год назад +1

    400+ people missed the like botton

  • The Joker
    The Joker Год назад

    Your channel was hacked?

  • Timeless D
    Timeless D Год назад

    50 MWh?
    Just to tell you a secret . . . on the other side of the world, China is generating 100 GWh from photovoltaic cells. That is 2,000 times larger!

  • Bernie Bernstein
    Bernie Bernstein Год назад +5

    With oil companies in the White House who knows what dirty tricks those snakes got up their sleeves.

  • JonatasAdoM
    JonatasAdoM Год назад

    Batteries sound well and good but they're not the solution, we need a reactor. In an analogy switching hydro plants for batteries is the same if you were to change your hybrid car for an eletric one.

  • JonatasAdoM
    JonatasAdoM Год назад

    Problem is... batteries die.

    • Amin Zin
      Amin Zin Год назад

      +Jonatas BINGO ! Lithium in the chain of energy security...like...people & their families relying on it ? How stupid.
      Cult of personality always leads to intellectual flaws...maybe future investment bubbles will be "fame based".
      His lithium battery factory is good idea, 'cause it's an added value on hydrocarbons, the grid being "carbon fueled".
      Big energy storage is only good idea if batteries don't consume fast (= lithium out !). Zinc-Bromine does the job !!!

  • David Garofil
    David Garofil Год назад

    What is the Intro song called?

    • Tony Morley
      Tony Morley 11 месяцев назад

      Return of the Jaded - Whats it Gonna Take

  • Philip Danzinger
    Philip Danzinger Год назад

    Funny how Tesla does all of this in a few years and governments can't keep up because big oil companies restrain them.

  • crazyazn171
    crazyazn171 Год назад

    Don't worry Hawaii my investment will help solve your power needs Carnegie clean energy has the worlds only operating wave farm in about a few months they will be announcing their ceto 6 commercial product

  • M3AMG63
    M3AMG63 Год назад

    Name of the song played at the beginning????

    • Tony Morley
      Tony Morley 11 месяцев назад

      Return of the Jaded - Whats it Gonna Take

  • Peter Miller
    Peter Miller Год назад

    sounds like a chillout mix of lange's _follow me_ at the end. nice vid

  • spdzodzo
    spdzodzo Год назад

    the tesla deal in australia didn't work out, they hired some other company to do the job

  • Johnny Solipsis
    Johnny Solipsis Год назад

    Well that came across more as an advert for Tesla than a scientific appraisal.

  • tintersdepot
    tintersdepot Год назад

    Great information about Tesla Energy! We want PowerWalls and Powerpacks

  • Allen Berry
    Allen Berry Год назад +1

    Why make most of the worlds energy dependent of 1 companie's power source, somebody can just pull the plug I'm still for independent energy, it's my own and nobody can take it away from me

    • P Schmied
      P Schmied 6 месяцев назад

      That is like asking 10 year ago, "why make everone dependent on Apple smartphones?"
      Having on one willing or able to compete in 2017 doesn't make Tesla a power monopoly. Practically nothing that Musk has built uses new proprietary tech. Tesla/Musk has disclosed ALL of its tech except for production method and some software, and wIll license anyone to use those patents. Anyone who wants to and can find financing can build batteries, solar walls, electric cars, etc.

  • Wobbegong
    Wobbegong Год назад

    I am honestly surprised that they can provide such performance at reasonable cost. I would have imagined that transforming the high voltages from the power grid into what batteries can sustain would ruin the efficiency of the systems. But from an environmetal standpoind I think there are better solutions than lithium ion out there (like flow batteries which do not degrade over time). Especially mid term when those cells degrade more and more and recycling is still not where it needs to be to create a closed loop product life cycle.

  • Thiago Alvarez
    Thiago Alvarez Год назад

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  • 383mazda
    383mazda Год назад

    I love how the Cali Public Utilities Commission guy's first response to new tech is "how can we regulate it?" Will they ever learn, or will they just keep trying to regulate their way out of over regulation? There's a saying, "the best thing about California is the weather, because the government doesn't control it." Lol
    But go ahead Cali, keep getting rid of the most energy dense power system known to man and turn to non renewable batteries...