Giga Berlin

Tesla-obsessed German automakers look to solve multi-year tech deficit

Tesla's electric vehicle technology is head and shoulders above the rest of the industry. Now, German car companies who are…

Tesla Giga Berlin to build “completely new battery,” Economic Minister says

Tesla Giga Berlin's future battery production facility will manufacture a "completely new battery," according to Brandenburg's Minister of Economics Jörg…

Tesla Giga Berlin is coming together quickly thanks to prefabricated construction

Tesla's Giga Berlin production facility will come together at record speed thanks to a pre-fabrication construction method that the company…

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin to produce up to 2M vehicles per year: German report

A recent report from German media has pointed to a surprisingly optimistic scenario for Tesla and its vehicle manufacturing goals…

Tesla Giga Berlin Update: Foundational Work and Fire Protection continues

Tesla's Giga Berlin production facility made leaps late last week into the weekend as construction crews continued foundational work in…

Tesla’s Elon Musk reveals first of Giga Berlin’s unique paint options

Tesla CEO Elon Musk appears to be very excited for the operations of Gigafactory Berlin’s paint shop, which is expected…

Tesla teases first look at its European Gigafactory and it’s spectacular

Elon Musk has posted the first official render for what appears to be the first phase of Gigafactory Berlin. The…

Tesla Giga Berlin’s building structure is about to begin construction

Construction on the main building at Tesla Giga Berlin has begun, as validated by the recent sightings of the pillar…

Tesla Giga Berlin update: cranes, excavation, foundation work, internet, and more

Construction crews at Tesla's Giga Berlin property in Brandenburg, Germany, are moving swiftly and efficiently to complete the large-scale project…

Tesla locks in world’s largest cobalt supplier Glencore for Gigafactory Shanghai, Berlin

Tesla has secured a deal to purchase 12 million pounds of cobalt annually from Glencore, a Swiss-based company that is…

Tesla hits rapid pace at Giga Berlin as factory footprint begins to take shape

The pace of construction at Tesla's upcoming European "Giga Berlin" factory continues to gain steam, with crew and supply trucks…

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin site gets first cemented area as construction accelerates

It appears that the first sections of Tesla's first European production facility, known as Gigafactory Berlin, will be overlaid with…

Tesla is reportedly turning a gas facility in Berlin into a Design & Development Center

Tesla has reportedly acquired the Gasometer, an 80-meter high structure located in Berlin-Schöneberg's Euref Business Campus. The structure is rumored…

Tesla Giga Berlin receives preliminary permits to begin foundation work

Tesla's Gigafactory Berlin in Brandenburg has been given preliminary building permits for foundation work by the State Environmental Agency. Tesla…

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin moves one step closer to groundbreaking event

Tesla's Giga Berlin site is beginning to show some hints that a potential groundbreaking event may be taking place sooner…

Tesla Giga Berlin prepares for Model Y factory buildout with first pile driver on site

Tesla's property in Brandenburg, Germany, where its Giga Berlin production facility will eventually stand, has received its first pile driver…

Tesla is running cargo trains at Giga Berlin as official groundbreaking nears

Tesla has spent the first five months of 2020 developing and preparing the 90-hectares of land it purchased for the…

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin construction still on track despite pandemic: official

Tesla's Giga Berlin production facility in Brandenburg, Germany, is set to begin construction without any significant delays, according to German…

Tesla is the only automaker in Germany to maintain positive growth during pandemic

Tesla has remained the only automaker in several countries to continue churning a positive outlook and profit during the COVID-19…

Tesla’s land purchase for Gigafactory Berlin finally gets finalized

Tesla has officially paid for its 300-hectare land  near Grünheide in the state of Brandenburg, Germany, where the company's Giga…