Tesla’s Elon Musk hints that Giga Texas will have a similar ‘Giga Fest’ as Berlin

Teslarati

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says that Gigafactory Texas could have an event similar to the “Giga Fest,” a County fair-style event that the automaker held at Gigafactory Berlin this past weekend. Texas is now the company’s newest home.

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Tesla Model Y trial production glimpsed in rare Giga Texas interior video

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It appears that trial production of the Tesla Model Y is now in full swing in Gigafactory Texas. The short clips featured several views of Gigafactory Texas, from its expansive exterior to an area of the facility that was evidently busy.

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Tesla seemingly slips, briefly reiterates that Model 3 will be built in Giga Texas

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Tesla may be quite silent about it in recent months, but the company still seems to be intent on producing the Model 3 in Gigafactory Texas. Interestingly enough, the initial description for Giga Texas clearly noted that the Model 3 would be built in the facility. .

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Home Sweet Home: Tesla discreetly places Cybertruck inside Giga Texas

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Tesla is continuing construction at Giga Texas, and it appears that it has discreetly placed a future resident of the facility on the second floor: the Tesla Cybertruck. The Cybertruck was spotted on the second floor of the Giga Texas facility. Credit: Texas Terafactory | YouTube.

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas earns “Manufacturing Project of the Year” award

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Tesla’s Gigafactory Texas has been named as the “Manufacturing Project of the Year” by Area Development Magazine. The award was highlighted recently by Texas Governor Greg Abbott, who shared the exciting update on Twitter. . News Featured Gigafactory Texas Tesla

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Tesla Giga Texas to produce the safest ATV in the market alongside the Cybertruck

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Tesla Giga Texas will produce the Cyberquad, the ATV that debuted alongside the Cybertruck. So we’re definitely making the Cybertruck here,” reaffirmed Elon Musk at the recent Annual Shareholders Meeting , referring to Giga Texas.

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Tesla’s plans for Giga Texas prove everything is bigger in the Lone Star State

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There’s a saying in Texas that everything is bigger. I was at Giga Texas yesterday. However, Giga Texas just may have the size to displace the massive Kia plant, putting it into second place if Musk’s calculations are true.

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The Boring Company prepares Prufrock 2 for test run in Texas

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Elon Musk’s tunneling company seems to be preparing for Prufrock 2’s test run in Texas. peterdog15 pic.twitter.com/HPo93X32JF — Gail Alfar – TEXAS (@gailalfa1) September 8, 2021. Prufrock may be used in The Boring Company’s upcoming projects, including the one in Texas.

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Tesla Model Y body castings begin to stack up at Giga Texas

Teslarati

Tesla Model Y castings are beginning to stack up in impressive numbers at the automaker’s Giga Texas plant just outside of Austin. The IDRA presses have been spotted on Giga Texas property in the past, and now it seems Tesla is putting them to work ahead of initial production.

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Tesla is performing Model Y Giga Press casting tests at Texas factory: rumor

Teslarati

Tesla’s Giga Texas production facility is rumoredly undergoing some test runs of the Model Y’s rear, one-piece casting months ahead of its scheduled initial production phases, according to some close to the project. Tesla Gigafactory Texas gets its second Giga Press machine.

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H2@Scale project launched in Texas; renewable hydrogen for multiple end-use applications

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in close collaboration with GTI and The University of Texas at Austin, has launched a US Department of Energy project, Demonstration and Framework for H2@Scale in Texas and Beyond. Frontier Energy, Inc.,

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Tesla Giga Texas drive-bys show just how massive Elon Musk’s Cybertruck factory really is

Teslarati

The size of Gigafactory Texas is pretty hard to comprehend since updates of the site typically feature footage of the upcoming electric vehicle factory from the air. To state that Gigafactory Texas is large would be a gross understatement. Giga Texas so massive, so amazing!

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Tesla Giga Texas ‘Bobcat Project’: What we know so far

Teslarati

Tesla recently purchased another plot of land to the East of the Giga Texas facility that the company is currently working on constructing. Documents from the Austin, Texas Public Database show that Tesla purchased another slice of land, but what are the company’s plans for it?

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Tesla’s third 6k-ton Giga Press for Model Y is about to get unboxed in Giga Texas

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More IDRA Giga Press boxes arrived at Tesla’s Giga Texas site. The IDRA boxes that just arrived contain Giga Texas’s third 6k-ton Giga Press for Model Y production. Reports of test Model Y production starting in Giga Texas started brewing earlier this month.

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Tesla will produce Model Y in 2021 at Giga Texas and Berlin

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Tesla has confirmed that it still is on track to manufacture the Model Y crossover at both the Giga Texas and Giga Berlin plants in 2021 as construction at both facilities continues. Tesla primes robots for Model Y production at Giga Texas.

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Tesla Insurance goes live in Texas next week

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Tesla’s in-house insurance program will officially go live next week, Elon Musk revealed during the 2021 Shareholder’s Meeting held last night at Gigafactory Texas. Tesla Insurance could launch in Texas next month, New York in 2022.

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First electric school buses deployed in Texas; 3 Blue Bird buses

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The first zero-emissions electric school buses in the state of Texas were recently received by Everman Independent School District. The three buses, manufactured by Blue Bird Corporation, started transporting students this school year.

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Tesla’s giant casting machine in Giga Texas comes alive amid trial runs

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Despite Gigafactory Texas still being in construction, Tesla has already completed the installation of the site’s first Giga Presses. And over the past weeks, images of the first front underbody megacast for the Made-in-Texas Model Y have started emerging online.

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Tesla is flexing its Model Y front megacast trial runs in Gigafactory Texas

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Tesla’s Gigafactory Texas is not yet producing vehicles, but crucial parts of its production line already seem to be well into their testing phase. 21 May 2021 Giga Texas … anyone say lots of Model Y castings! News Featured Gigafactory Texas Tesla

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas attracts suppliers as production nears

Electrek

A new report shows that several known Tesla suppliers are showing in Texas as the automaker is about to start production at its Gigafactory in Austin. more… The post Tesla Gigafactory Texas attracts suppliers as production nears appeared first on Electrek.

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Texas, Hedg’Em

Energy Institute at HAAS

The Texas crisis need not be the death of dynamic pricing. The Texas energy disaster last month will yield many important lessons for assuring resource adequacy in a time of increasingly … Continue Reading Texas, Hedg’Em.

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Tesla’s Elon Musk gives production update for Giga Texas, but it’s not for the Cybertruck

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk visited the Gigafactory Texas site earlier this week with the all-electric Cybertruck that will be produced at the automaker’s factory in the Lone Star State. News Tesla Model Y Elon Musk Tesla Tesla Cybertruck Tesla Giga Texas Tesla Gigafactory Texas

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Tesla officially launches its insurance using ‘real-time driving behavior’, starting in Texas

Electrek

Tesla has now officially launched its insurance product using “real-time driving behavior” The product is only available in Texas for now.

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Tesla’s Model Y production robots in Gigafactory Texas are coming alive

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas may not be producing Model Ys yet, but the facility already seems to be testing its production equipment. The video was very brief and it showed what appeared to be a partially completed section of Gigafactory Texas’ interior.

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Rivian is targeting Texas for second electric truck factory

Green Car Reports

The electric vehicle maker Rivian is reportedly focusing on Texas—and the Fort Worth area—for its second electric vehicle factory, codenamed Project Tera.

Mitsubishi Power & Texas Brine partner on large-scale salt cavern storage for hydrogen to support decarbonization efforts in the eastern US

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Mitsubishi Power Americas and Texas Brine Company are collaborating to develop large-scale long-duration hydrogen storage solutions to support decarbonization efforts across the eastern United States. Texas Brine gas storage cavern wellhead. Credit: Texas Brine Company).

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Tesla Insurance expands to Texas next week , ‘aspirationally’ most of the US next year

Electrek

After a long wait, Tesla Insurance is finally expanding outside of California, starting with Texas next week. more… The post Tesla Insurance expands to Texas next week , ‘aspirationally’ most of the US next year appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla (TSLA) is officially moving headquarters to Texas, says Elon Musk

Electrek

Elon Musk announced that Tesla is officially moving its headquarters to Austin, Texas – something he threatened to do in the past. more… The post Tesla (TSLA) is officially moving headquarters to Texas, says Elon Musk appeared first on Electrek.

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Energy ECS company McDermott joins H2@Scale in Texas and Beyond

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McDermott International, a premier, fully-integrated provider of engineering and construction solutions (ECS) to the energy industry, has joined a consortium of public, private and academic partners collaborating on a US Department of Energy (DOE) project—Demonstration and Framework for H2@Scale in Texas and Beyond. The project partners will generate zero-carbon hydrogen onsite via electrolysis with solar and wind power and reformation of renewable natural gas from a Texas landfill.

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REE automotive to open US headquarters in Austin, Texas

Electrek

Zero-emission technology company REE Automotive has named Austin, Texas, the new home to its US headquarters. more… The post REE automotive to open US headquarters in Austin, Texas appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla won't be able to directly sell the cars it builds in Texas to Texans

Green Car Reports

While it works to open a Texas factory, Tesla still can't sell cars directly to customers in Texas—and won't be able to for some time.

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Tesla cameras absolve Model Y from previous Texas “explosion” claims

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Back in March, reports from Texas emerged stating that a brand new Model Y had caught fire and took down a garage as a result. ” Unfortunately for Dallas Texas TV, its conclusions about the Model Y seem premature at best.

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Might Tesla sell electricity in Texas before it can sell cars there?

Green Car Reports

It's still unclear if Tesla will be able to sell cars directly to customers in Texas when a local factory opens, but the company is now looking to become an electricity supplier in the Lone Star State.

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Is Tesla Officially Moving Its Headquarters To Austin, Texas?

InsideEVs

It seems Tesla has already unofficially made the switch from California to Texas

Tesla produces first Model Y megacast at Gigafactory Texas

Electrek

Tesla has produced the first Model Y megacast at Gigafactory Texas ahead of the start of production of the Model Y with the new structural battery pack technology. more… The post Tesla produces first Model Y megacast at Gigafactory Texas appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla Giga Texas Is Blossoming Like A Spring Flower $tsla

EV Obssesion

The Tesla Owners Club of Austin is keeping everyone updated with the progress of Tesla’s newest manufacturing site in Texas, Giga Texas. The squad is made up of four drone pilots who fly their drones with cameras over the Giga Texas construction […].

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Tesla launches its insurance in Texas, but it still can’t sell its cars directly in the state

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True to Elon Musk’s recent comments, Tesla Insurance has been launched in Texas. Interestingly enough, the company’s Safety Score system takes center stage in its insurance service’s Texas expansion.

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

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It may, however, result in Gigafactory Texas, a facility that started its buildout several months after the Germany-based factory, starting its Model Y production earlier than its Germany-based sibling. . Similar issues have so far not plagued Gigafactory Texas.

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Tesla seemingly does the most Elon Musk thing ever by drawing a giant “doge” in the Giga Texas site

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The CEO’s humor and playful nature could be found in Tesla’s products, from fun Easter eggs on the car itself, and more recently, it seems, in the construction zone of Gigafactory Texas. . Giga Texas Westward expansion is no joke! Elon Musk is known for many things.

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Leaked video from Tesla Gigafactory Texas shows tons of megacasts ahead of production

Electrek

A video that leaked from Tesla Gigafactory Texas in Austin shows a ton of large mega casting parts ahead of the expected start of Model Y production at the new factory.

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Tesla plans to enter Texas deregulated energy market, starts with massive 250 MW battery

Electrek

Tesla has filed to enter Texas’s deregulated energy market and become an official electricity retailer. more… The post Tesla plans to enter Texas deregulated energy market, starts with massive 250 MW battery appeared first on Electrek.

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Texas A&M researchers develop framework to identify health impacts of self-driving vehicles

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Texas A&M University researchers have developed a conceptual model to identify systematically the potential health impacts of self-driving vehicles.

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Tesla’s move to Texas labeled ‘betrayal’ of California, a way to escape paying taxes

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Upon moving from Silicon Valley to Austin, Texas, critics and fans of Tesla and its CEO Elon Musk have mixed opinions about the move. Would he be living part-time in a $50,000 home in Starbase, Texas to help with SpaceX projects?

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