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Good Guy Elon Musk Donates Tesla’s N95 Masks, Protective Gear to Hospitals
Good Guy Elon Musk Donates Tesla’s N95 Masks, Protective Gear to Hospitals

23 Mar 2020, 04:17 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Only a couple of days after calling the COVID-19 panic “dumb,” Tesla CEO promises to help out hospitals in need of PPEs, immediately delivers

 
Is a Rave Cave Under the Tesla Berlin Gigafactory Really Coming?
Is a Rave Cave Under the Tesla Berlin Gigafactory Really Coming?

12 Mar 2020, 10:53 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Elon Musk asks his Twitter followers to vote on an idea to build a rave cave under the Gigafactory Tesla is building in Berlin

 
Tesla Will Build Cybertruck Gigafactory in Central US, Probably Nashville
Tesla Will Build Cybertruck Gigafactory in Central US, Probably Nashville

12 Mar 2020, 03:48 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Elon Musk says the hunt is on for the perfect location for a new Gigafactory that will build the Cybertruck, Model Y for the East Coast

 
Environmentalists Arm-Wrestle Tesla for European Gigafactory, Win (For Now)
Environmentalists Arm-Wrestle Tesla for European Gigafactory, Win (For Now)

17 Feb 2020, 10:42 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / German court orders a halt on deforestation on the area on which the Gigafactory would be build. Further hearings are needed until a final decision is made

 
Trump Says Elon Musk Is Building Second US Gigafactory Because “He Has To”
Trump Says Elon Musk Is Building Second US Gigafactory Because “He Has To”

23 Jan 2020, 15:21 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / POTUS gives interview, voices past concerns about Elon Musk, and vouches to protect him, Thomas Edison and whoever invented the wheel

 
German Protesters Say Tesla Is “Stealing” Their Water With Berlin Gigafactory
German Protesters Say Tesla Is “Stealing” Their Water With Berlin Gigafactory

19 Jan 2020, 04:51 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Around 250 protesters and about 50 counter-protesters came out in Brandenburg, outside Berlin, as Tesla prepares to open 4th Gigafactory here

 
Elon Musk Celebrates China Milestone With Your Dad’s Most Awkward Dance Moves
Elon Musk Celebrates China Milestone With Your Dad’s Most Awkward Dance Moves

7 Jan 2020, 15:00 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Production at the Gigafactory outside Shanghai has officially kicked off, and Musk presided over the ceremony and brought the entertainment factor

 
Tesla German Gigafactory to Spill Half a Million New Cars per Year
Tesla German Gigafactory to Spill Half a Million New Cars per Year

11 Dec 2019, 10:15 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The German site will be Tesla’s fourth Gigafactory and the first in Europe, will be tasked including with making electric cars

 
Tesla’s European Gigafactory Will Begin Construction in Q1 2020
Tesla’s European Gigafactory Will Begin Construction in Q1 2020

17 Nov 2019, 18:35 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Following the Tesla Model Y in 2021, the Model 3 is expected to be added to the assembly lines of Tesla's European Gigafactory in Germany

 
Tesla Dumps the UK, to Open Gigafactory in Germany
Tesla Dumps the UK, to Open Gigafactory in Germany

14 Nov 2019, 11:00 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / On Tuesday, November 12, Elon Musk tweeted that his company would be building “batteries, powertrains & vehicles,” in Berlin

 
Musk Confirms U.S.-Built Model Y at Tesla China Factory Groundbreaking Ceremony
Musk Confirms U.S.-Built Model Y at Tesla China Factory Groundbreaking Ceremony

7 Jan 2019, 09:04 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The rumors that started surfacing when news of Tesla looking for a production site in China pointed to the Model Y not being produced at the Fremont plant

 
Tesla Secures Land For Shanghai Gigafactory In China
Tesla Secures Land For Shanghai Gigafactory In China

18 Oct 2018, 19:14 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / By 2020, the Shanghai Gigafactory will be up and running, churning out the Model Y as quickly as possible for the Middle Kingdom and other Asian countries

 
Tesla Jobs Up for Grabs in Shanghai, China
Tesla Jobs Up for Grabs in Shanghai, China

18 May 2018, 13:14 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Tesla opens the hiring books for the new company it set up in Shanghai, China, and it needs around 40 people in this first run

 
Tesla Accused of Singlehandedly Creating a Global Shortage of Battery Cells
Tesla Accused of Singlehandedly Creating a Global Shortage of Battery Cells

7 Dec 2017, 17:21 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla built its own battery manufacturing plant to avoid a shortage of the vital part but seemingly managed to create one for the rest of the industry

 
Elon Musk Is Fighting Depression Caused by Model 3 Production Issues
Elon Musk Is Fighting Depression Caused by Model 3 Production Issues

6 Nov 2017, 14:02 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The difficult start in life of the Model 3 has taken its toll on the company's CEO with stress and too few hours of sleep resulting in a depressive mood

 
Tesla Releases Model 3 Production Details, Video, Things Aren't Going as Planned
Tesla Releases Model 3 Production Details, Video, Things Aren't Going as Planned

2 Nov 2017, 14:31 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla is falling prey to Elon Musk's bombastic claims and predictions as it's forced to push back the Model 3 5,000 units per week milestone by three months

 
Tesla Model 3 Test Drive Video Could Be Used as a Laughter Track
Tesla Model 3 Test Drive Video Could Be Used as a Laughter Track

1 Sep 2017, 16:07 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / More and more Tesla employees are getting to test the vehicle they pre-ordered more than a year ago, so expect videos like this one to show up more often

 
Tesla Confirms Talks with Shanghai for Local Plant
Tesla Confirms Talks with Shanghai for Local Plant

23 Jun 2017, 11:02 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla appears to be one step closer to starting its own joint-venture in China, enabling the company to sell its products at much lower costs over there

 
50 GWh Battery Factory to Begin Construction Next Year in Asia
50 GWh Battery Factory to Begin Construction Next Year in Asia

25 May 2017, 14:18 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / With battery demand increasing exponentially, we can expect to see more and more "Gigafactories" of all sorts popping up all over the world

 
Daimler Is the First EU Company to Start Constructions on Its Own Gigafactory
Daimler Is the First EU Company to Start Constructions on Its Own Gigafactory

22 May 2017, 12:11 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Under the supervision of Germany's Chancellor, Daimler's $543 million facility begins construction to supply future Mercedes cars with their batteries