Why Tesla Just Purchased An Ultracapacitor Company

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Tesla has a habit of acquiring companies that it feels will help it achieve its goal of accelerating the switch to clean, green, zero emissions transportation and energy.

So when it announced its latest acquisition – California-based Maxwell Technology — we sat up and took notice, because Maxwell is known for its Ultracapacitors.

But what are Ultracapacitors, and what could Tesla want with them?

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