Gigafactory

Tesla’s school programs are key to its mission and workforce development

Tesla's internships for high school graduates at Gigafactory 1 in Sparks, Nevada have been well received due to their mutual…

Tesla Gigafactory 4 in Europe to be decided this year, production in 2021

Tesla's fourth Gigafactory that's planned to serve the European market will have its location decided on by the end of…

Tesla to host Investor Battery and Drivetrain Day in Q3 2019

Tesla will host an Investor Battery and Drivetrain Day in August or September this year, according to CEO Elon Musk…

‘Tesla killers’ are celebrating 7-year anniversary since Model S debut

This is a free excerpt of our weekly members-only newsletter. Each week, we give you our take on the biggest…

Tesla’s warning on battery mineral shortage addressed in new mining-reform legislation

Tesla is concerned about a global shortage of minerals required for production of electric vehicle batteries, with the electric car…

Tesla Model Y goes on display outside of its Fremont seat factory

Tesla recently had a Model Y on display for employees to see outside of its seat factory at 901 Page…

Tesla’s Impact Report gets nod of respect from corporate sustainability firm

Earlier this week, Tesla released its first Impact Report, outlining the effects of its operations on the environment and its…

Tesla’s Elon Musk reportedly spoke with Polish PM about electromobility adoption

In a recent statement, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki admitted that he had spoken to Elon Musk about initiatives that…

Tesla’s massive parts distribution center in Lathrop, CA is nearing completion

Drone footage captured this past weekend of Tesla's expansive facility in Lathrop, CA has revealed that the yet-to-be-announced site is…

Tesla Gigafactory 3 in China will look like this when it’s completed

Tesla has given us a first look at what Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai will look like when it's completed this…

Tesla explores safer battery production with novel DCM recovery system patent

In what appears to be yet another step towards its goal of operating the safest car factory in the industry,…

Tesla continues Gigafactory 3 preparations with new hiring initiative, $145M real estate bid

Tesla's preparations for Gigafactory 3 in Shanghai, China are underway, with the company recently listing a number of new job…

Tesla Gigafactory 1 to see Panasonic’s new battery lines and new Grohmann machines in Q4

Tesla's upcoming ramp this Q4 2018 is starting to look a lot more encouraging, as Gigafactory 1, the company's battery…

Tesla solar factory in NY caught in the crossfire of Buffalo Billion corruption case

A high-profile developer connected to Tesla's solar factory in Buffalo, NY was convicted last Thursday of rigging the bids for…

Tesla to sustain Model 3 “burst” production rate in July, suggests online tracker

Tesla's capability to sustain its rate of manufacturing 5,000 Model 3 per week this third quarter remains in question, but…

Tesla files lawsuit against ex-employee for sabotage, misreporting to media

Tesla filed a lawsuit in a Nevada court today against Martin Tripp, one of its former process technicians, over allegations…

Tesla’s ‘leading choice’ for its Europe Gigafactory site is Germany

In a series of tweets on Monday, Elon Musk casually stated that Tesla's "leading choice" for the site of its…

Tesla Model Y reveal event expected on March 14, 2019, says Elon Musk

In a series of tweets on Wednesday, Elon Musk dropped the Tesla Model Y unveiling date. While responding to his…

Elon Musk discusses Tesla workers’ unions, UAW in latest tweetstorm

Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently discussed the idea of unionization among Tesla’s factory workers. In a series of tweets this…

Elon Musk hires Tesla interns who helped solve Model 3 production issues

Mark Comeau and Matthew Lane from the Memorial University of Newfoundland were serving as interns at Tesla when they spotted a…