Tesla primes robots for Model Y production at Giga Texas

Teslarati

Tesla’s next United States-based production facility just outside of Austin, Texas, is just months away from initial production. Also, Cybertruck will have 4680 cells and a structural battery pack which will be built in Texas too.

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

Teslarati

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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Home Sweet Home: Tesla discreetly places Cybertruck inside Giga Texas

Teslarati

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

Teslarati

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

Teslarati

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

Teslarati

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

Teslarati

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

Green Car Congress

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

Green Car Congress

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

Green Car Congress

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

Teslarati

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 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 Gigafactory Texas is taking shape in new drone flyover video

Electrek

A new drone flyover of Tesla Gigafactory Texas is showing some great progress, and it’s even starting to look like the render of the finished building. more… The post Tesla Gigafactory Texas is taking shape in new drone flyover video 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 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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Tesla Giga Berlin seems on track to start Model Y production later than Giga Texas

Teslarati

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

Green Car Congress

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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Texas is sweltering, and majority of power plants down produce natural gas

Electrek

Texas has been hit by a heatwave, and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) has asked residents to reduce electricity use until Friday because demand is up, but power supply is down.

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Elon Musk Confirms Made-In-Texas Model Y Will Be 4680-Powered

InsideEVs

4680 cells "secured" for Texas

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Tesla goes on hiring spree at Gigafactory Texas, prepares new battery cell factory

Electrek

Tesla is turning on the recruiting machine in Texas as it adds about 50 new jobs based out of Gigafactory Texas, including many jobs related to local battery cell production.

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Tesla is planning a new facility named ‘Bobcat Project’ next to Gigafactory Texas

Electrek

Tesla is planning a new facility named “Bobcat Project” next to Gigafactory Texas, according to newly filed documents with the local municipality.

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Tesla Cybertruck spotted at Gigafactory Texas makes people wonder if it’s a new one

Electrek

A Tesla Cybertruck prototype was spotted at Gigafactory Texas, and it’s making people wonder if it could finally be a new prototype. more… The post Tesla Cybertruck spotted at Gigafactory Texas makes people wonder if it’s a new one appeared first on Electrek.

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Texas DOT to form connected and automated vehicle task force

Green Car Congress

The Texas Department of Transportation is going to create a Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) Task Force to become a central point for CAV advancement in Texas. The task force is designed to be a one-stop resource for information and coordination on all ongoing CAV projects, investments and initiatives in Texas.

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SpaceX to build world’s most advanced rocket engine factory in Central Texas

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CEO Elon Musk says that SpaceX has plans to build the “most advanced rocket engine factory in the world” in Central Texas to support the growing needs of Starship and Super Heavy. We are breaking ground soon on a second Raptor factory at SpaceX Texas test site.

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Tesla Ships Body In White Model Y To Texas For Robot Calibration

InsideEVs

You can clearly see the body-in-white Model Y being lifted into Giga Texas

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Tesla is getting closer to production at Gigafactory Texas as Model Y body is spotted on-site

Electrek

Tesla is showing signs of getting closer to production at Gigafactory Texas, as a Model Y body has been spotted at the new factory. more… The post Tesla is getting closer to production at Gigafactory Texas as Model Y body is spotted on-site appeared first on Electrek.

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The Texas Power Crisis, New Home Construction, and Electric Heating

Energy Institute at HAAS

state has built as many new homes as Texas over the last decade and most of them use electric heat. There is plenty of blame to go around … Continue Reading The Texas Power Crisis, New Home Construction, and Electric Heating. No U.S.

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Musk: Tesla Model Y made in Texas will have higher-density 4680 cells

Green Car Reports

Tesla Model Y electric crossovers built at the automaker's new Texas factory will use new 4680-format cells, as opposed to the 2170-format used in versions of the Model Y currently made at the automaker's Fremont, California, factory.

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Tesla Cybertruck prototype spotted at its upcoming home of Gigafactory Texas

Electrek

We are getting our first new sighting of a Tesla Cybertruck prototype in a long time as the electric pickup has just been spotted at its upcoming home of Gigafactory Texas.

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Tesla supplier Pegatron is building a parts plant in Texas

Teslarati

Recent reports have indicated that Taiwan’s Pegatron has selected a site in El Paso, Texas, for an upcoming production facility that would provide parts for American electric car maker Tesla. The post Tesla supplier Pegatron is building a parts plant in Texas appeared first on TESLARATI.

Tesla Texas Gigafactory drone construction update

Electrek

more… The post Tesla Texas Gigafactory drone construction update appeared first on Electrek. As Tesla continues construction on its Austin Gigafactory, drone pilots have taken to the sky to capture the progression over time.

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Tesla Cybertruck lets loose in impressive high speed run across Giga Texas

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In a recent video, drone operator Jeff Roberts , who has been observing and chronicling the progress of the Gigafactory Texas site since the facility was announced, was able to capture something special in his recent flyover.

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Neuralink posts more jobs based in Austin, Texas

Teslarati

Elon Musk’s Neuralink posted five jobs based in Austin, Texas on its website. Neuralink wants to hire an Animal Care Specialist, Registered Veterinary Technician, a Veterinarian, an MEP Engineer, and a “general application” post in Texas.

EGEB: Texas wind power smashes records in March

Electrek

In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): Texas wind power topped 10.4 more… The post EGEB: Texas wind power smashes records in March appeared first on Electrek. million MWh in March – 2 million MWh above its previous high.

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GM and Shell to offer renewable energy solutions to US homeowners, EV owners and suppliers; Texas first

Green Car Congress

This program is currently available for eligible owners of Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac vehicles in Texas. General Motors and Shell, through its wholly owned subsidiary MP2 Energy, LLC, are collaborating to provide comprehensive energy solutions programs to GM’s customers and supply chain partners, including fixed-rate home energy plans backed by 100% renewable energy resources.

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Texas A&M team develops guidelines for 3D printing of martensitic steel

Green Car Congress

Researchers from Texas A&M University, in collaboration with scientists in the Air Force Research Laboratory, have developed guidelines that allow 3D printing of martensitic steels into very sturdy, defect-free objects of nearly any shape.

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Tesla Cybertruck pays visit to Gigafactory Texas with Elon Musk behind the wheel

Teslarati

As could be seen in recent pictures and videos from Giga Texas, the all-electric pickup truck recently paid a visit to the upcoming EV factory. The Cybertruck’s Giga Texas visit was confirmed by Elon Musk, who noted that he drove the vehicle around the massive construction complex. .

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Tesla Can't Sell Texas-Built Cars In TX Without Crazy Workaround

InsideEVs

Tesla will have to ship its cars out of Texas to then turn around and sell them back to Texas residents

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