gigafactory

Tesla Gigafactory in Ontario? Maybe, Reveals Lobbying Registry

Tesla's recent lobbyist registry filings in Canada revealed the company is lobbying the Ontario government for an "advanced manufacturing facility" in the province (via Tesla North). The electric vehicle (EV) maker laid out the following new lobbying goal in its recent registry filings: Engage with the government and its agencies to identify opportunities for industrial...

Tesla Considering Canada for Possible Factory Location: Report

Citing an audio recording obtained from Tesla’s recent company-wide meeting, a report by Electrek (via Tesla North) is claiming that the electric car maker is considering its next factory outside the U.S. to be somewhere in Canada or Mexico. According to the audio of the meeting, when CEO Elon Musk was asked where the next...

Tesla Begins Production of ‘2170’ Battery Cell at the Gigafactory

On Wednesday, Tesla announced that they began producing lithium-ion battery cells at its Gigafactory. The battery cells will be used in the production of its new Model 3, in addition to its storage products. In an announcement on the company’s website, Tesla and Panasonic announced the beginning of mass production of lithium-ion battery cells. The high performance...

Tesla Gigafactory December 2016 Construction Update [4K VIDEO]

Take an aerial tour of Tesla's Gigafactory featuring stunning views of the construction process in Ultra HD 4K resolution, in the latest drone footage for December 2016. The video reveals that some of the middle sections of the gigantic facility have now been fully completed, with expansion continuing both to the north and south of...

Tesla’s Massive Gigafactory Gets Drone Flyover in 4K [VIDEO]

We’ve seen numerous drone flyovers of Apple Campus 2 detailing its construction update, but what about the Tesla Gigafactory in Sparks, Nevada? Duncan Sinfield, one of the drone pilots we all know from covering Apple Campus 2 updates, has posted a video detailing the humungous Tesla Gigafactory. This factory, when complete, according to Tesla founder...