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Report
Panasonic and Tesla rethink Gigafactory expansion

They're reportedly freezing further investment in the plant

They're reportedly freezing further investment in the plant.

Tesla now taking orders in Europe, will start delivering Model 3 to China in March

Sales in China have been affected by trade tensions

Sales in China have been affected by trade tensions.

Report
Tesla sets up Shanghai financial leasing unit as China plans accelerate

The wholly-owned unit was registered with $30 million in capital

The wholly-owned unit was registered with $30 million in capital.

Official
Tesla Model 3 production push puts a dent in Panasonic profit

Tesla showed a profit, but battery partner's costs were driven way up

Tesla showed a profit, but battery partner's costs were driven way up.

Official
Tesla secures Shanghai site for $2 billion China Gigafactory

It inked a deal for an 9.2 million square foot plot of land

It inked a deal for an 9.2 million square foot plot of land.

ETC
Tesla whistleblower tweets photos of allegedly damaged batteries

'Are any of these VINs YOUR car? ...'

'Are any of these VINs YOUR car? ...'

Report
Defendant in Tesla sabotage lawsuit seeks whistleblower status

Martin Tripp says he grew alarmed by what he saw at Tesla's Gigafactory

Defendant in Tesla lawsuit says he's a whistleblower.

Report
Tesla denies report of further Model 3 production issues

Report says workers resorted to "slapping" battery components together by hand.

Report says workers resorted to "slapping" battery components together by hand.

Report
Tesla's head of battery engineering exits

Jon Wagner is hiring at his new stealth startup.

He was involved in automotive and stationary batteries.

Opinion
Elon Musk and the physics of Tesla’s Model 3 factory

The machine that makes the machine is Tesla’s challenge.

His next challenge: optimizing car production.

Report
Tesla loses director of battery technology Kurt Kelty

Tesla will spread his responsibilities to existing employees.

Video
Tesla will open '2 or 3' more Gigafactories in US

He dangles a lure before the nation's governors.

Elon Musk dangles the idea in front of the nation's governors.

Official
Tesla to announce four more Gigafactory plants by end of year

No locations specified beyond New York solar plant.

Tesla is planning to convert the old Solar City plant in New York to Gigafactory 2 and will add three more plants worldwide.

Green
Tesla Gigafactory to get world's largest rooftop solar array

Nevada sunshine will provide most of the factory's energy needs.

Touring investors got insights into the Gigafactory's inner workings.

Official
Tesla kicks off battery production at the Gigafactory

The first batteries are for Tesla's electricity storage products.

Video
Drone footage shows Tesla's Gigafactory taking shape

Fresh footage shot with a DJI Phantom 3 drone in 4K shows how far Tesla's Gigafactory has progressed.

Rumormill
Tesla looking for a possible UK location after setting foot in Germany

F1 know-how has left Elon Musk impressed, Brexit a non-issue

Musk also says Tesla is planning to build gigafactories in Europe at the earliest convenience.

Report
Tesla's new battery will be more dense and less expensive

Best and cheapest cell in the world, says Musk.

Elon Musk has nothing but great things to say about the new 2170 battery cell.

Official
Tesla wants to get cozier with Panasonic in Buffalo to make solar cells

Partners could make photovoltaic cells, modules in New York next year.

Tesla offers another reason for the SolarCity deal to make sense.

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