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Tesla supplier announces $28 million facility near Giga Texas

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A Korea-based Tesla Supplier has been approved to build a $28 million facility in Texas, not far from the electric vehicle (EV) maker’s Gigafactory in Travis County. City Councilmembers in Buda, Texas this week approved Korea-based Tesla supplier Futronic to build its first U.S.

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SpaceX & X HQ will move to Texas after new CA bill passes

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Elon Musk announced that SpaceX and his social media company X will move their headquarters from California to Austin, Texas. SpaceX already has roots in Texas. Musk’s decision to move his companies’ headquarters to Texas comes after CA Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 1955 on July 15, 2024. Read AB 1955 below.

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Tesla builds 50 million 4680 battery cells at Giga Texas

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Tesla announced today that it has built 50 million 4680 battery cells at its Giga Texas plant in Austin. The company made its announcement through a post on X, along with a collage of team members at Giga Texas who contributed to the goal: Congrats 4680 Cell Manufacturing team on building their 50 millionth battery cell at Giga Texas!

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Tesla’s Elon Musk confirms supercomputer cluster location at Giga Texas

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk has shared a rather interesting detail about Giga Texas’ ongoing extension. Images and footage of the Giga Texas expansion were posted on X and YouTube by longtime drone operator Jef Roberts , who has been chronicling the progress and development of the facility since its earliest days.

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The Boring Company announces Cybertunnel at Tesla Texas HQ

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The Boring Company (TBC) officially announced Tesla Giga Texas’ upcoming Cybertunel. Elon Musk’s tunneling company announced that Giga Texas’ Cybertunnel will be online by July 2024. TBC’s Prufrock 3 broke ground at Tesla Texas headquarters recently after months of preparations and weeks of tunneling.

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott welcomes Tesla after reincorporation vote passes “Guaranteed Win” mark

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott expressed his support to Elon Musk and Tesla after the CEO noted on X that TSLA investors are on track to ratify his 2018 CEO Performance Award and approve the electric vehicle maker’s proposed redomestication from Delaware to Texas. Others have also speculated that X might soon call Texas home as well.

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Tesla Giga Texas receives new IDRA equipment, makes progress with southend extension

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A recent flyover of the Tesla Giga Texas complex has teased a number of interesting developments at the massive facility. Longtime Giga Texas watcher Jeff Roberts conducted a flyover of the Giga Texas complex on Wednesday, June 5, 2024. As per the drone operator’s footage, Giga Texas seems abuzz with activity.

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