22 Feb '16, 4pm

Koch Brothers Go To War Against Electric Cars, Elon Musk Sighs

John Voelcker 815 views Feb 22, 2016 Follow John Add to circle Elon Musk signs new 2013 Tesla Model S at Tesla Store opening, Austin, Texas [photo: John Griswell] Enlarge Photo The Koch Brothers of Texas have long been bêtes noires to the progressive side of the political spectrum. Now, it appears, the dynamic duo are taking on what they perceive as a threat to their fossil-fuel interests: electric cars. And Elon Musk, CEO of highly visible electric-car maker Tesla Motors, responded in his usual fashion: by tweeting. DON'T MISS: Fossil Fuel Use Must Plummet By 2050, End By 2100: G7 Meeting The saga began Thursday with an article on Huffington Post, "The Kochs Are Plotting A Multimillion-Dollar Assault On Electric Vehicles ." It alleges that "energy giants are worried" that electric cars may "come back to life" after they were "killed" once already. So, suggests author and ...

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