What Is Tesla's Supercharging System?

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A world that is increasingly becoming unstable as time goes by because of human activity, it would seem logical for humanity to come together and form a solution to stopping something that is one day going to be extremely chaotic.Tesla motors is more than a car company, it 's a technology company. They base most of their revenue from cars and batteries but are starting to really enter a new bracket as an environmentalist company as well. They created plan which involved the creation of an expensive low volume car, lower priced medium volume car, and used that money to then develop an affordable high volume car for the mass market while also working to provide solar power to the public. Many companies are pushing for a change but Tesla is the …show more content…
There is a strong belief in this company from the public, their goal, and the design and safety features of their products. Additionally, they are beating out their competitors which include the Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt, Ford Fusion Energy, BMW i3, which are all hybrids and not fully electric. People tend to look to Tesla over others because of the free supercharging network they provide. Tesla without any help has been able to create a nationwide charging network in the US and other countries that provide free and fast charging. All stations are solar powered, maintained by Tesla, and are almost as accessible as a gas station. Tesla is self made, and paid.“Quickly bringing their first cars to market helped Tesla show to consumers and investors that relatively high-performance electric cars were possible. As one Toyota executive stated, “This is a gut check for us…. We said to ourselves, ‘Look at how Tesla is getting to market so quickly. They seem to be inventive and cutting-edge. Are we too engrossed in our own culture?’” ( Stringham Pg …show more content…
With their technology they were able to develop roof shingles that are photovoltaic, and in hence took them to create what they call the solar roof. It looks like any regular roof, with cost comparable to that of a new roof. They plan to sell it to the public and pair it with their powerwall which stores energy. Sunlight energy during the day battery stored energy for the night. Tesla is trying to change the way we live without changing our lifestyle. The island of Samoa, Ta’ū, is completely powered by the sun because of Tesla. Before they had generators powering the island that ran off fuel. One generator alone used 300 gallons a day and with multiple generators powering the island, the carbon output wasn’t good. With a solar farm of 5,300+ panels and 60 power walls the island is completely green, can be powered for 3 days continuously without sun and only takes 7 hours of sunlight to recharge everything while still providing the island

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