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If the USA does not reach $20/kWh, then the Chinese or Europeans will.
The race is on, and winner(s) get the big dollars, euros, etc.


Unless it's impossible.

Sometimes you can't ever get the price down as low as you want. Sometimes you can't make a laptop for $100 (One Laptop Per Child) or a car for one lakh rupees (Tata Nano).

We have no way of knowing what the eventual lower limit of $$ per kWh of energy storage will be....but there's no guarantee that it's as low as $20 simply because that's what we want or need it to be.
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