Those realities cannot be repeated often enough. Now, this is neo-cortex level thinking. One needs to have a certain capability to understand basic facts and make basic connections between them. My younger, 12-year-old son can do that. But it seems many adults cant. Or better said, they just don’t want to. They are comfy in their bubbles and they have a world to cheer them on to it. But those are not the people that we shall talk to. We have a silent and passive majority that can and will understand as soon as things start to fail. Those are the people we shall work with.
Storing the energy equivalent of one barrel of oil, which weighs 300 pounds, requires 20,000 pounds of Tesla batteries ($200,000 worth).