Tesla earlier today officially changed its company name from Tesla Motors to Tesla Inc. The move comes just a few short months after Tesla changed its website from teslamotors.com to tesla.com. While ostensibly a minor move, the name-change signals that Tesla is dead serious about positioning itself as an innovative energy company as opposed to just a car company. Indeed, for those who follow Tesla closely, the writing has been on the wall for quite some time. From the 2015 introduction of the Powerwall and Powerpack to the company’s recent acquisition of SolarCity, Elon Musk and co. clearly have grand ambitions that stretch out far beyond the car industry. Just this past October, for example, Musk introduced an incredible new solar roof design that he called a “fundamental part of achieving differentiated product strategy.” What’s more, Musk last year explained that Tesla’s ultimate goal is to usher in a world of sustainable energy. “The point of all this was, and remains, accelerating the advent of sustainable energy, so that we can imagine far into the future and life is still good,” Musk explained. “That’s what “sustainable” means. It’s not some silly, hippy thing — it matters for everyone. “By definition, we
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Tesla’s General Counsel Todd Maron filed with the SEC today to officially change the certificate of incorporation of ‘Tesla Motors’ to ‘Tesla Inc.’. The move doesn’t e as a surprise Tesla beschleunigt den weltweiten Übergang zu nachhaltiger Energie - mit Elektrofahrzeugen, Sonnenkollektoren und erneuerbaren Energielösungen für eine private oder gewerbliche Nutzung.