If you're a regular reader of the GetSolar blog, you've probably noticed that we like to keep you up to speed on the latest electric vehicle (EV) developments. But what do EVs have to do with solar energy, you ask? In short, everything.
Following the planned 2012 release of Tesla Motors' highly anticipated Model S sedan, CEO Elon Musk just announced that Tesla will release an electric-powered SUV just 2 years later: the Model X. The Model X will use the same "adaptable common platform" as the Model S, but will boast a slightly more specialized battery pack. It's exciting news for followers of green technology and energy issues in the broadest sense.