20 Mar '14, 12pm

Good News For Tesla: AZ Bill Would Legalize Direct Sales As State Angles For Gigafactory

By John Voelcker 745 views Mar 20, 2014 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Tesla Store Los Angeles [photo: Misha Bruk / MBH Architects] Enlarge Photo When the possibility of new jobs clashes with the desires of powerful campaign contributors, sometimes jobs can take priority. That may be what's happening in Arizona, where a new bill in the state legislature would legalize the direct-sales model of electric-car maker Tesla Motors--to the intense dismay of state car dealers who want it made permanently illegal. A similar bill died in January. But now Arizona has been named one of four finalists for Tesla's planned "gigafactory" for the lithium-ion cells and battery packs it will need to expand its electric-car production within three years. MORE: Tesla's Lithium-Ion Battery Gigafactory: What You Need To Know According to the Associated ...

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