Elon Musk Suggests That Tesla Could Rebuild Puerto Rico's Electricity System With Solar And Batteries

By Tom Pritchard on at

Puerto Rico hasn't had a great time of it recently, and in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria large portions of the country's power infrastructure is in disarray. A lot of effort has been done to provide aid, particularly from Elon Musk who had Tesla ship solar panels and Powerwall batteries to bring power back to the population.

As it turns out, though, Musk thinks it's possible to power the entire territory with solar panels and big-ass batteries:

I wonder what it would take to do it in the UK? Aside from a tropical climate with lots of sunshine.


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