It is becoming more likely every day that Tesla is going to produce Model Y at Gigafactory 1 in Nevada and now we learn that the automaker is setting up casting lines at the factory. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories February 7
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories January 12
Tesla Gigafactory 1, which produce battery packs and battery cells in partnership with Panasonic, is quickly becoming the automaker’s most important asset as it has now already produced over half a billion battery cells. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories December 20, 2018
As part of its end-of-the-quarter sale and delivery push, Tesla is starting to sell and deliver vehicles out of Gigafactory 1, its battery factory in Nevada. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories December 8, 2018
Tesla is offering a rare glimpse inside Gigafactory 1 by opening the doors to the local media following a report on the impact of the plant’s rapid expansion on the local community.
We get to see Panasonic’s battery cell production and Tesla’s battery pack and drivetrain production. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories November 20, 2018
Tesla has long been saying that it is leading competition in terms of battery costs, but now a report is backing up their claims as UBS says that Tesla’s Gigafactory 1 batteries made by Panasonic have a 20% cost advantage over LG. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories October 31, 2018
Panasonic is currently deploying new production lines at Tesla Gigafactory 1 to get to 35 GWh of battery cell production by the end of the year.
Now the battery manufacturing says that it is in talks with Tesla to increase its investment at Gigafactory 1 to push the production beyond 35 GWh. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories October 10, 2018
Tesla Gigafactory 1 in Nevada is already the world’s largest battery factory, but CEO Elon Musk wants to expand it significantly.
He is now talking about having up to 20,000 employees at the factory – twice as many as the company previously guided. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories September 26, 2018
Panasonic’s battery cell production at Tesla Gigafactory 1 has emerged as a bottleneck in Model 3 production as Tesla managed to fix its own production issues.
The battery manufacturer has been deploying new production lines to fix the problem and they now say that they are “ahead of schedule.” expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories September 20, 2018
Tesla is currently building the world’s largest rooftop solar array at Gigafactory 1 in Nevada.
Today, we get a rare close look at the factory with a new drone flyover showing the latest progress at the plant. expand full story
Tesla Gigafactory 1 Stories September 13, 2018
Tesla aims to build what could become the largest rooftop solar system in the world to power Gigafactory 1 in Nevada.
The automaker has now released a rare picture of the growing system. expand full story