29 Jul '16, 6pm

Elon Musk Makes Libertarian Argument for a Carbon Tax

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been tweeting a lot lately, and one of his tweets links to a newspaper article in which he advocates a libertarian argument for a carbon tax. Musk’s tweeting of several stories could be an attempt to shape the conversation during a time of controversy for the company, including over the brand’s Autopilot, Gigafactory, and Solar City merger. He’s been tweeting links to stories that give the automaker positive coverage. No shock there, as all companies likely do that, but the timing indicates Musk is in tune with what’s being said about Tesla, and he wants to make his message heard. SEE ALSO: Elon Musk Talks About Bringing Autonomous Transport to Cities One of those messages is on a carbon tax. During a media tour of the Gigafactory outside of Reno, Nevada, a local reporter asked Musk about state subsidies and whether certain businesses, including aut...

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