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Not sure if any insurer will cover used lithium batteries of unknown provenance in a multi-ton cube.



They are almost never from "unknown" provenance. e.g. used Tesla car batteries, you know everything about them already (tech specs, years in operation, and number of charges).


ex-automotive-service might be the worst case provenances.

Would make sense if Tesla kept a life-time score of subjected G-forces and vibration for the pack so they could bin salvaged cells.




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