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Chinese Manufacturer Announces $6.5 Billion Investment in EV Plant
Chinese Manufacturer Announces $6.5 Billion Investment in EV Plant

10 May 2017, 13:59 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / It may not have a catchy name like Tesla's Gigafactory, but this EV-dedicated industrial complex that starts construction in China is worth thrice as much

 
Elon Musk Adds One More New Gigafactory Announcement for 2017 - That's Four Now
Elon Musk Adds One More New Gigafactory Announcement for 2017 - That's Four Now

1 May 2017, 16:17 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The Tesla CEO sure isn't afraid to brandish out big numbers - well, considering the cost for a single Gigafactory, four is a big number in this case

 
Tesla Gigafactory Will Have World's Largest Solar Rooftop Array
Tesla Gigafactory Will Have World's Largest Solar Rooftop Array

15 Jan 2017, 14:31 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Tesla has revealed that the roof of its Gigafactory will have the world's largest solar array. It will not rely on electricity from the power grid

 
Tesla Model 3 Prototype Reminds Us It's Kind of a Weird Car in Latest Sighting
Tesla Model 3 Prototype Reminds Us It's Kind of a Weird Car in Latest Sighting

12 Jan 2017, 20:48 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / It's been almost a year since we first saw the Tesla Model 3, and subsequent sightings of the elusive EV have been few and far between

 
The Gigafactory Starts Production of Tesla's New "2170" Battery Cell
The Gigafactory Starts Production of Tesla's New "2170" Battery Cell

4 Jan 2017, 21:03 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / The huge plant Tesla and Panasonic have built in Nevada is finally starting to make use of itself by launching mass production of the new battery cell

 
Finnish City Makes Strong Plea to Host Tesla's Second Gigafactory
Finnish City Makes Strong Plea to Host Tesla's Second Gigafactory

9 Dec 2016, 14:46 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / lon Musk is going around the world scouting for locations for the next Gigafactories, but one Finnish city wants to cut his search short

 
Tesla Gets the Go-Ahead for Fremont Factory Expansion
Tesla Gets the Go-Ahead for Fremont Factory Expansion

9 Dec 2016, 07:18 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Tesla Motors has been given the a-OK to expand its Fremont plant from today's 5.3 million square feet to a projected 9.9 million square feet

 
Tesla Plans Gigafactory No. 2 in Europe, Will Decide on Its Location Next Year
Tesla Plans Gigafactory No. 2 in Europe, Will Decide on Its Location Next Year

8 Nov 2016, 16:41 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla's expansion to Europe seems imminent now that Elon Musk confirmed his company would go looking for suitable spots for its second Gigafactory next year

 
Tesla Buys German Expertise to Optimize Its Production Capabilities
Tesla Buys German Expertise to Optimize Its Production Capabilities

8 Nov 2016, 15:49 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Elon Musk's company is very good at producing electric cars, and it's fairly OK at building them too, but that doesn't mean it couldn't use some help

 
Tesla's Demand and Production Plan Scare the Company's Suppliers
Tesla's Demand and Production Plan Scare the Company's Suppliers

1 Nov 2016, 10:21 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / At the end of the day, Tesla's ambitions regarding its production capabilities can be limited by its suppliers, so it needs to make sure that doesn't happen

 
Tesla Model 3 "Pencils Down" Officially Confirmed by Elon Musk
Tesla Model 3 "Pencils Down" Officially Confirmed by Elon Musk

28 Jul 2016, 11:30 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Elon Musk is keen to share with the world that the Tesla Model 3's development is going exactly as planned, which is nice for a change

 
Tesla Doesn’t Want You to Wear Sandals at Gigafactory Grand Opening Party
Tesla Doesn’t Want You to Wear Sandals at Gigafactory Grand Opening Party

17 Jul 2016, 09:51 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / On July 29, Tesla Motors will hold the opening party for the Gigafactory 1, the facility where batteries for the Model 3 will be manufactured

 
Panasonic Expects to Double Its Battery Sales in Three Years Thanks to Model 3
Panasonic Expects to Double Its Battery Sales in Three Years Thanks to Model 3

8 Jul 2016, 15:33 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Panasonic took a gamble when it decided to invest in Tesla's Gigafactory, even though the Palo Alto company had only one product on the market at the time

 
Elon Musk Says Planned Gigafactory Output Could Triple, Reaching 150 GWh
Elon Musk Says Planned Gigafactory Output Could Triple, Reaching 150 GWh

1 Jun 2016, 16:38 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Tesla and SpaceX CEO says that the total output of the Gigafactory could essentially be three times greater than what the world is producing right now

 
Tesla Announces Gigaparty for Its Gigafactory Grand Opening
Tesla Announces Gigaparty for Its Gigafactory Grand Opening

27 May 2016, 14:54 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / A recent letter sent by Tesla to the winners of its Referral Program says there's going to be a party on July 29 to celebrate Gigafactory's opening

 
VW Reportedly Plans to Build Its Own Multi-Billion-Euro Battery Gigafactory
VW Reportedly Plans to Build Its Own Multi-Billion-Euro Battery Gigafactory

26 May 2016, 22:17 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / Still struggling with the aftermath of the Dieselgate scandal, VW needs to start planning for the future and if this turns out to be true, it's planning big

 
Tesla Wants New Lithium Suppliers for Model 3 and Gigafactory's Batteries
Tesla Wants New Lithium Suppliers for Model 3 and Gigafactory's Batteries

15 Apr 2016, 13:43 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / The popularity of the Model 3 has made Tesla seek suppliers for components and materials to enable the build of their cars. Lithium suppliers are wanted

 
Tesla.com Domain Finally Acquired by Tesla Motors
Tesla.com Domain Finally Acquired by Tesla Motors

20 Feb 2016, 13:26 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Tesla Motors recently acquired the domain it always wanted. If you access tesla.com, you'll be automatically redirected to teslamotors.com

 
Tesla Model 3 Price Confirmed: $35,000 Before Incentives
Tesla Model 3 Price Confirmed: $35,000 Before Incentives

10 Feb 2016, 10:29 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / For the cheapest Tesla Model 3, the Palo Alto-based manufacturer will charge you $27,500 after applying the maximum $7,500 federal tax credit

 
Tesla Wants Gigafactory 2 to Be Based in Germany - Report
Tesla Wants Gigafactory 2 to Be Based in Germany - Report

19 Nov 2015, 09:12 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Tesla Motors may be a young carmaker, but it has the same thoughts in mind as any other big player: expansion. A battery plant in Germany would be a milestone