Diarmuid O’Connell http://hppr.org en Texas regulations could kill bid for Tesla plant http://hppr.org/post/texas-regulations-could-kill-bid-tesla-plant <p></p><p>Texas is one of four finalists trying to reel in Tesla Motors from California.&nbsp; However, the state will not allow the company to sell its upscale electric cars directly to consumers because of long-standing state laws protecting and regulating auto dealerships <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/2014/03/18/regs-could-harm-texas-bid-tesla-battery-plant/?utm_source=texastribune.org&amp;utm_medium=rss&amp;utm_campaign=Tribune%20Feed:%20Main%20Feed&amp;utm_reader=feedly">according to the Texas Tribune</a>.</p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 05:00:04 +0000 Cindee Talley 29311 at http://hppr.org Texas regulations could kill bid for Tesla plant