Some good news for a change via Peter Sinclair via several reliable sources: Battery backup to rooftop solar is on the threshold of going commercial.
The economics and scale that Tesla has achieved in the automotive market now make stationary energy storage more cost effective and reliable than it has ever been in the past. We expect this market to grow very rapidly now that we have crossed this economic threshold.
Of course, this could justify the Breakthrough Boys if it pans out. That would be a harsh blow to some of us. But I’d gladly eat some crow if Musk et al can pull this off.
(Comments to linked Climate Crock page please.)