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Elon Musk says Bill Gates 'has no clue' about powering electric trucks

Musk was responding to a question about Gates' 'declarations' on electric trucks

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Technology entrepreneur Elon Musk arrives the Tesla Gigafactory construction site for a visit in Gruenheide near Berlin, Germany
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has said that “has no clue" about electric trucks, responding to a Twitter follower about a week before the much anticipated “Battery Day."

Musk was responding to a question about Gates’ “declarations" on electric trucks.

In an August blog post, Gates laid out his thoughts on the future of mobility, suggesting the world should use clean electricity to run as many vehicles as possible, though he said it “will probably never be a practical solution" for heavy, long-haul vehicles, cargo ships and passenger jets.

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First Published: Mon, September 14 2020. 00:55 IST
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