Elon Musk’s Tesla Funding: Was US Government’s Loan under vehicle efficiency program the reason Tesla Survived back in 2010? Musk clarifies!
“Tesla receives far less subsidies than oil & gas companies have for decades. The latter are still massive, while Tesla’s are slowly decreasing to zero. Also, the US still has much higher oil & gas subsidies than electric cars.” – Elon Musk, via Twitter, 2019.