by Julian Spector
August 12, 2016

Summer lovin', it happens so fast. One month, Elon Musk proposes his company Tesla get together with his cousin’s company SolarCity. Barely a month later, the boards of Tesla and SolarCity signed off on the proposal, which means they need to ask their shareholders’ permission for the union to become complete.

Greentech Media recently explored the potential fruits of their sunny romance, in particular the benefits that come from providing both solar power and battery storage within the same company. Tesla’s not the only one putting these...