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Tesla Sues Over Claims It’s Running a “Giga-Sweatshop” With Known QC Issues
Tesla Sues Over Claims It’s Running a “Giga-Sweatshop” With Known QC Issues

20 Jan 2021, 11:10 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / EV maker is taking Chinese media outlet to court over an expose into the supposed dire situation at the Shanghai Gigafactory

 
Elon Musk Has Moved to Texas Because California Is Too “Complacent”
Elon Musk Has Moved to Texas Because California Is Too “Complacent”

9 Dec 2020, 05:47 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Tesla CEO hints dissatisfaction with California regulations was at the core of the decision to move out of the state; for now, the Fremont plant stays put

 
Work on Tesla's Berlin Gigafactory Halted by Snakes - Almost Literally
Work on Tesla's Berlin Gigafactory Halted by Snakes - Almost Literally

8 Dec 2020, 16:37 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The Berlin Gigafactory saga continues; after having its water supply cut off for overdue payments, Tesla is now fighting against local environmental groups

 
Production Version of Cybertruck Brings Many Improvements, Hopefully in Late ‘21
Production Version of Cybertruck Brings Many Improvements, Hopefully in Late ‘21

22 Oct 2020, 04:38 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Elon Musk offers update on the all-electric truck, shares his best-case scenario. Mass production is dependent on Austin Giga completion, though

 
Tesla Loses Water Supply at Giga Berlin Because Somebody Forgot to Pay the Bill
Tesla Loses Water Supply at Giga Berlin Because Somebody Forgot to Pay the Bill

16 Oct 2020, 10:06 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Every household needs good communication between spouses to make sure no bill goes unpaid, and apparently, so do large companies that build EVs

 
Tesla Employee Busted for “Malicious Sabotage” at Freemont Facility
Tesla Employee Busted for “Malicious Sabotage” at Freemont Facility

7 Oct 2020, 04:05 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / VP of Legal sends out internal memo noting a malicious act of sabotage that resulted in the destruction of a Tesla computer, termination of employment

 
Tesla Buys Battery Assembly Line Manufacturer ATW
Tesla Buys Battery Assembly Line Manufacturer ATW

2 Oct 2020, 19:02 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Elon Musk is a man on a mission based on Tesla's latest acquisition of a German company that supplies battery assembly line know-how to BMW and Daimler

 
Elon Musk Talks to Media Outside Giga Berlin: Rave Cave, Tech and His Son’s Name
Elon Musk Talks to Media Outside Giga Berlin: Rave Cave, Tech and His Son’s Name

13 Sep 2020, 04:37 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Tesla CEO was in Germany to check on progress on the Berlin Gigafactory, explains the need to rush things and how they’re going to build more than cars there

 
New Tesla Gigafactory Will Be in Texas, and Elon Musk Didn’t Even Get a Statue
New Tesla Gigafactory Will Be in Texas, and Elon Musk Didn’t Even Get a Statue

23 Jul 2020, 04:21 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Tesla confirms location for the second assembly plant in the U.S., where the Semi and the Cybertruck will be build. It will be the biggest Gigafactory ever

 
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Is Making 13 Million Battery Cells Each Day, This Is How
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Is Making 13 Million Battery Cells Each Day, This Is How

17 Jul 2020, 11:48 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A team from Discovery's Science Channel filmed a segment for its Super Factories show inside Tesla's Gigafactory in Nevada

 
Here’s Your First Look at Tesla Berlin Gigafactory, With Rave Space on the Roof
Here’s Your First Look at Tesla Berlin Gigafactory, With Rave Space on the Roof

16 Jul 2020, 13:02 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Elon Musk seems to be keeping his promise of building a rave “cave” in the first European factory, shows the first render of it

 
Tesla Is Building Something in the UK, Elon Musk Flies In to Check It Out
Tesla Is Building Something in the UK, Elon Musk Flies In to Check It Out

10 Jun 2020, 03:36 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Reports that Tesla may be setting up a second European Gigafactory here gain traction after Musk makes a brief visit to the new location

 
Tesla Is Looking to Buy Property for UK Facility That Could Be a Gigafactory
Tesla Is Looking to Buy Property for UK Facility That Could Be a Gigafactory

4 Jun 2020, 03:33 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Report says Tesla is working with the Department for International Trade to secure a plot for a new facility. It could be a Gigafactory or a research center

 
Tesla’s Bullish Tactics Pay Off, Alameda County Allows Fremont Facility to Open
Tesla’s Bullish Tactics Pay Off, Alameda County Allows Fremont Facility to Open

14 May 2020, 03:17 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The PHD says Tesla has delivered a well thought-out safety plan for workers at the Fremont Gigafactory, so it will resume all operations next week

 
Tesla Is Threatening Employees Into Getting Back to Work at Fremont Facility
Tesla Is Threatening Employees Into Getting Back to Work at Fremont Facility

13 May 2020, 03:02 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Elon Musk is in open defiance of government orders by opening the California factory, but has yet to be arrested. Meanwhile, Donald Trump is clapping for him

 
Arrest Elon Musk: Fremont Tesla Factory Is Open for Business
Arrest Elon Musk: Fremont Tesla Factory Is Open for Business

12 May 2020, 02:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Tesla CEO goes official with plans to defy Alameda County orders to staying shuttered for the rest of May, says he will be in the front lines himself

 
Tesla Threatens to Move Gigafactory Out of California, Sues County
Tesla Threatens to Move Gigafactory Out of California, Sues County

10 May 2020, 03:11 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Elon Musk says county order to keep the Fremont factory shuttered is unconstitutional, given the governor’s order for essential businesses to start production

 
Tesla Shows Army of Robots Doing Musk’s Bidding Inside the Shanghai Gigafactory
Tesla Shows Army of Robots Doing Musk’s Bidding Inside the Shanghai Gigafactory

9 Apr 2020, 10:54 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Tesla releases a short video detailing the operations taking place inside the Chinese Shanghai Gigafactory that opened last year

 
Here’s How Tesla Is Making Ventilators Out of Available Car Parts
Here’s How Tesla Is Making Ventilators Out of Available Car Parts

6 Apr 2020, 03:40 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Video shows a glimpse at manufacture process underway to deliver medical-grade ventilators to hospital dealing with an influx of COVID-19 patients

 
Elon Musk Donates Hundreds of Ventilators, Will Open Gigafactory to Build More
Elon Musk Donates Hundreds of Ventilators, Will Open Gigafactory to Build More

28 Mar 2020, 05:12 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Tesla CEO hands over “hundreds of ventilators” to New York hospitals, plans to get started on production for more “as soon as humanly possible”