Los Angeles Business Journal

Environmental Waivers for Tesla?

Originally published August 12, 2014 at 8:45 a.m., updated August 12, 2014 at 10:35 a.m.

Tesla Motors Inc. may get tax breaks and and freedom from some of the burdens imposed by the California Environmental Quality Act as part of deal being negotiated between the electric car maker and Gov. Jerry Brown as the company decides whether to build a battery plant in the Golden State or elsewhere, the Los Angeles Times said.