Diarmuid O’Connell, Chetan Maini.
“We’re in the process of developing our first location.”
Diarmuid O’Connell, Tesla’s VP of Corporate Development, when asked about battery swapping. The plans might have been delayed but are still said to go ahead maybe already in the third quarter of this year.
“As a philosophy, I do believe it’s going to make people rethink on IP and technology sharing.”
Chetan Maini, CEO of Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles, on Tesla’s free patent policy. Mahindra is currently looking into applicability of Tesla technology in its own offerings.