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Nobel Prize in economics to Elon Musk

Elon Reeve Musk is the CEO and CTO of SpaceX , CEO and chief product architect of Tesla Motors and chairman of SolarCity. He was an early investor in SpaceX, PayPal, Tesla Motors, and Zip2. He has also envisioned a conceptual high-speed transportation system known as the Hyperloop.

On May 25, 2012, the SpaceX Dragon vehicle making history as the first commercial company to launch and dock a vehicle to the International Space Station.

Elon Musk says: "I think it's certainly possible for that to occur. But the thing that matters long term is to have a self-sustaining city on Mars, to make life multi-planetary."

The Tesla battery factory in Nevada, which will be the world’s biggest lithium-ion battery plant, supplying 35 gigawatt-hours of batteries for the estimated 500,000 electric vehicles Tesla expects to build in 2020, is the first step of the best plan for energy independence in the US. (Walt Parkman)

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