In this day, when gasoline vehicles are still the dominant motoring fad in the world and when growingly numbers of people start to fight against energy companies and car makers for protecting polar bears and their icebergs, we witnessed the flourishing of a new brand at an astonishing speed in a few years—Tesla. Image Source. Image Source 2. So, how does a company that mainly selling vehicles and battery products become so popular? In common sense, there should be no room for a car maker without too many technological foundation and an old culture deposits. However, Tesla makes it.
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Tesla Motor—Example of Ethics in Business
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Of the lofty corporate mission statements issued from Silicon Valley, Tesla's stands out, with co-founder Elon Musk describing his venture as nothing less than an attempt to help avert a climactic apocalypse. The world's reliance on fossil fuels is the "dumbest experiment in history", he says, and describes the company's mission as a planetary remedy: "to accelerate the advent of sustainable transport by bringing compelling mass market electric cars to market as soon as possible". He is not alone. The US government and many environmentalists also view electric vehicles as key to combating climate change.