Gigafactory Berlin

Tesla defends Giga Berlin, posts response to critics’ concerns as final approval nears

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin is quietly moving towards its start of operations. While the facility's development has been largely overshadowed by…

Elon Musk aims for October final approval during recent Giga Berlin visit

Elon Musk seemed to be in high spirits during his recent visit to Gigafactory Berlin, which is currently conducting the…

Tesla Giga Berlin’s public opposition is starting to decline

The opposition against Gigafactory Berlin seems to be at a steady decline. As per a statement from Environment Minister Axel…

Tesla Giga Berlin stamping area video hints at a factory that’s raring to go

Tesla's Gigfactory Berlin may still be waiting for its final approval to formally start its operations, but it appears that…

Tesla Giga Berlin critics are taking another stand with some new legal action

Fresh off their defeat at the Berlin-Brandenburg Higher Administrative Court (OVG) earlier this month, the Brandenburg Nature Protection Association (NABU)…

Tesla Giga Berlin critics defeated once more as higher court rejects urgent action

It appears that the latest efforts of the Brandenburg Nature Protection Association (NABU) and the Green League against Tesla's Gigafactory…

Tesla Giga Berlin seems on track to start Model Y production later than Giga Texas

In a recent statement to German media, Brandenburg Economics Minister Jörg Steinbach stated that he expects the final approval for…

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin’s detractors are striking back by going to a higher court

Despite being rejected by the administrative court of Frankfurt (Oder), environmental associations Naturschutzbund (Nabu) and the Green League announced on…

Tesla Gigafactory Berlin’s latest round of objections rejected by German Court

Tesla recently achieved a small victory for Gigafactory Berlin after a court in Germany rejected an injunction filed by two…

Tesla’s 4680 cell production process outlined in Giga Berlin’s revised filings

Tesla's revised documents for Gigafactory Berlin have been posted online, and they are a treasure trove of information. The documents…

Tesla Giga Berlin’s battery plant to consume far less water than expected: report

Tesla has updated the Giga Berlin application it submitted to the Brandenburg State Environment Agency. According to the revised application,…

Tesla’s reforestation efforts for Gigafactory Berlin is over halfway done

When Tesla started constructing Gigafactory Berlin, the company stated that every tree cut down for the upcoming electric car factory…

Tesla not violating labor laws at Giga Berlin: State Parliament

Update: The Parliament members read a report from the Occupational Health and Safety Authority, which visits the Giga Berlin site…

EXCLUSIVE: Tesla Giga Berlin isn’t facing a 6-month delay: German Minister

Tesla Giga Berlin is the electric automaker's first European production facility, and it is slated to begin production of the…

Tesla Design Center for new cars in Berlin potentially in line for state subsidies

If Tesla does end up designing a vehicle in Germany, the EV maker could count on the state for some…

Tesla registers insurance company at Giga Berlin’s address

Tesla Insurance officially has a branch in Germany, located near Giga Berlin in Grünheide . The German Federal Financial Supervisory…

Tesla Giga Berlin’s battery factory deemed “very important” investment by minister

Tesla's upcoming battery factory in Berlin has received a strong voice of support from German Economics Minister Peter Altmaier (CDU).…

Tesla calls for a change in Germany’s approval process for factories

The first phase of Tesla's Gigafactory Berlin is nearing completion, and for all intents and purposes, the massive electric vehicle…

Tesla Giga Berlin is triggering a rapid housing initiative in Brandenburg

The impending activation of Tesla Gigafactory Berlin will require a rapid expansion of housing initiatives in the area, according to…

Tesla tightens Giga Berlin’s safety measures as Brandenburg sees spike in Covid cases

Tesla is reportedly implementing stricter health and safety measures in its Gigafactory Berlin site. The initiative comes as the Brandenburg…