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    Tesla made more money last quarter than the entire US oil industry made last year

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    While there are nuances to the claim made in this headline, it is technically true since Tesla announced that it turned a profit of $22 million last quarter while the US oil industry managed to lose $67 billion last year due to its inability to stomach lower gas prices, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).

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    This is great news. So, if Trump accelerates the US oil production with exports the price will drop further and soon the oil companies will be out of money. I love it when a plan comes together.
     
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    Agree. Seems like if there is cheaper supply it'd be hurting the companies a lot. Short term emissions may suck but if companies start going bankrupt and the price goes up then EVs will seem even more attractive.
     

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