UPDATE: Tesla adds 500k square feet to Gigafactory Texas for ‘ecological paradise’

Teslarati

Update: Elon Musk told Teslarati the expansion plans will accommodate Tesla Giga Texas’s “ecological paradise.” Ecological paradise plans from south portion of Giga Texas to river look great, however we must first get the factory financially on its feet.

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Tesla ramps hiring efforts in Giga Texas

Teslarati

Tesla’s Omead Afshar announced that Giga Texas is hiring and hinted that the Cyber Rodeo only showed a tiny peek into the innovation and manufacturing of the factory. ” We’re hiring at Giga Texas! Under the manufacturing category, Giga Texas has 179 positions open.

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HIF Global partners with Topsoe for eFuels facility in Texas; carbon-neutral gasoline

Green Car Congress

Topsoe will deliver technology to HIF Global’s (HIF) planned eFuels facility in Texas. HIF’s facility in Texas will help remove 2 million tonnes of CO2 from the air every year. The HIF eFuels plant will be built in Matagorda County in Texas. Earlier post.) The plant will produce carbon-neutral fuel—enough to decarbonize more than 400,000 vehicles annually. eFuels are produced by combining green hydrogen made from renewable power and recycled carbon dioxide.

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Tesla’s Giga Texas solar roof is visible from space

Teslarati

Tesla’s Giga Texas solar roof installation is visible from space. In the photo below, you can see a side-by-side view of the progress of Tesla’s solar roof installation at Giga Texas. News Featured Giga Texas solar roof Tesla Tesla Giga Texas

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas Megapack energy storage project gains approval

Teslarati

Tesla’s Megapack will power one of the company’s biggest production plants as the automaker and energy company has landed approval for a massive battery energy storage system (BESS) project at Gigafactory Texas, filings show.

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Is that a helipad we see at Tesla Giga Texas?

Teslarati

During his latest drone flyover of Giga Texas, Jeff Roberts spotted what looks to be a new helipad in an area of the parking lot that is near several Cybertruck-themed planters. Elon Musk has had several high-profile guests at Giga Texas. News Featured Giga Texas Tesla

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Fresh batch of Tesla Model Y sighted in Giga Texas

Teslarati

A batch of Tesla Model Y vehicles was recently spotted at Gigafactory Texas, the EV manufacturer’s new headquarters. Speculations suggest that the recent sighting could be one of the first batches of Model Ys produced in Giga Texas. . New Model Ys at Giga Texas!

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Tesla Cybertruck arrives at Giga Texas in time for Cyber Rodeo grand opening

Teslarati

The Tesla Cybertruck was spotted arriving at Giga Texas, just in time for the Cyber Rodeo this Thursday. . The Cybertruck and Semi’s arrivals suggest that Cyber Rodeo guests will see the Tesla vehicles up close and personal during Giga Texas’ grand opening. .

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SpaceX gets permit for “Project Echo” in Central Texas

Teslarati

On June 6, 2022, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality approved a permit for a SpaceX construction project called “Project Echo.” SpaceX has two job openings in Austin and Brownsville, Texas. News SpaceX Featured Texas

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Tesla Cybertruck sightings increase as Giga Texas Cyber Rodeo nears

Teslarati

A new photo of the Tesla Cybertruck at Giga Texas has started circulating online just as the Cyber Rodeo looms closer. A recent video of Gigafactory Texas also hints that two Cybertrucks will be present during the event, along with the Roadster and Tesla Semi. .

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Tesla Giga Texas grand opening party schedule for early 2022

Teslarati

Tesla Giga Texas production seems set to start early next year, making 2022 another exciting year for the company. As the buildout of Giga Texas comes to a close, it is getting harder to see inside the massive Gigafactory and spot any interesting updates about the site.

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Tesla files permit for Gigafactory Texas’ 500k-square-foot expansion

Teslarati

Tesla’s Gigafactory Texas is already a gigantic building. During the Cyber Rodeo, CEO Elon Musk quickly pointed out that the existing Giga Texas facility is already larger than any building in the world if it were put on its side. Credit: City of Austin, Texas.

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Tesla Giga Fest at Giga Texas: Attendance figures, time, other details revealed

Teslarati

Tesla’s Giga Fest at Gigafactory Texas is officially set for April 7, and new documents released today reveal the plans for the event, including attendance figures, time, and other details. The event will celebrate the opening of Tesla Gigafactory Texas, the automaker’s second U.S.-based

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Tesla plans to expand Gigafactory Texas, filings show

Teslarati

Tesla is planning to expand Gigafactory Texas, its newest electric vehicle production plant that is located just outside Austin City Limits, filings show. In late June, Tesla filed to expand Gigafactory Texas by 500,000 square feet , working on expanding the General Assembly 2 and 3.

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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 Shop releases Giga Texas Belt Buckle for $150

Teslarati

The Tesla shop released a Giga Texas Belt Buckle for $150 recently. The Tesla Giga Texas Belt Buckle marks the latest time the EV manufacturer released a new product in the last few weeks. . Surprisingly, the Giga Texas Belt Buckle is still in stock.

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Tesla Model Y shipments from Giga Texas are hitting their pace

Teslarati

During the second quarter earnings call, Tesla CEO Elon Musk noted that Gigafactory Texas is poised to hit the 1,000-vehicle-per-week mark hopefully in the next few months. One of these is Jeff Roberts , who has been flying over the Giga Texas site since its earliest days.

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Tesla facilities at Giga Texas move closer to operation following new filings

Teslarati

Tesla is moving closer to starting the manufacturing of its all-electric vehicles at its new facility near Austin named Gigafactory Texas. Tesla filed and successfully had the Body in White, Stamping, Casting, Paint, and General Assembly facilities of Gigafactory Texas registered with the ARB.

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Tesla Gigafactory Texas has produced 10,000th Model Y electric SUV

Electrek

Tesla announced that Gigafactory Texas has produced its 10,000th Model Y electric SUV as it ramps up production. The post Tesla Gigafactory Texas has produced 10,000th Model Y electric SUV appeared first on Electrek.

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Tesla to boost spending for Giga Texas and Berlin ramp

Teslarati

Tesla is currently ramping up two new factories, one in Texas and another in Germany. The post Tesla to boost spending for Giga Texas and Berlin ramp appeared first on TESLARATI. Investor's Corner News $TSLA Featured Giga Berlin Giga Texas Tesla

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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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Tesla 4680 cell production grows roots in Giga Texas

Teslarati

Materials for Tesla’s 4680 cell were recently delivered to Gigafactory Texas, hinting that the EV maker may already be preparing to start test production of its custom batteries for next year. . An interesting delivery arrives at Giga Texas today!

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Nacero awards 20-year wind power purchase agreement to NextEra for natural gas-to-gasoline plant in Texas

Green Car Congress

The Penwell facility will have the capacity to meet the needs of 4 million drivers in Texas and the Southwest.

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Texas plans for massive $408m EV charging infrastructure expansion

Teslarati

In a new plan from the Texas Department of Transportation, the state is setting aside $408 million for electric vehicle charging infrastructure over the next five years. Since Tesla moved its headquarters to Texas late last year, the state has made strides in EV adoption.

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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 delivers first Model Y vehicles with 4680 batteries from Giga Texas

Teslarati

After the Cyber Rodeo grand opening event, Tesla officially delivered the first production Model Y vehicles with 4680 batteries from Gigafactory Texas. However, it makes sense that a Tesla employee received one of the first Model Y vehicles from Giga Texas.

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Tesla Model Y production units sighted ready for delivery at Giga Texas

Teslarati

Tesla Giga Texas is raring to go, as shown by what appears to be Model Y production vehicles waiting for transport beside the factory. Based on photos shared by drone operator Jeff Roberts , Tesla Giga Texas has a little over 100 Model Y production vehicles parked on site.

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Tesla Giga Texas releases Model Y LR VINs, 279-mile AWD gets $2k price increase

Teslarati

He ordered a Model Y Long Range and noticed that his vehicle would be coming from Giga Texas. . His VIN contained the letters “NA,” which means the Model Y will be coming from Gigafactory Texas. Demand for the Giga Texas Model Y seems strong.

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Tesla Bot job postings go live for California and Texas

Teslarati

Most of the Tesla Bot jobs are located in California except one located in Austin, Texas. . The openings Tesla was looking for back then included a Controls Engineer, Engineering Technicians, and a Test Engineer based in Texas. . News Featured Tesla Tesla Bot Tesla Giga Texas

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Elon Musk’s talk at Tesla Giga Texas Cyber Rodeo: updates and details

Teslarati

As everyone at Tesla’s Cyber Rodeo settles down to listen to Elon Musk’s talk at Giga Texas, the anticipation builds in the air. The Tesla community is eager and excited to hear about any updates and details Elon Musk will announce to the world at Giga Texas Cyber Rodeo.

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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 Giga Texas could start Model Y production in 7-10 days: Wedbush analyst

Teslarati

Wedbush Managing Director and Senior Equity Analyst Dan Ives recently posted a rather interesting estimate for Tesla’s Gigafactory Texas project. According to the Wall Street veteran, Giga Texas may very well be capable of starting Model Y production over the next 7-10 days.

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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 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 begins inviting 15,000 guests to ‘Cyber Rodeo’ at Gigafactory Texas

Teslarati

Tesla has officially started inviting the 15,000 guests to its “Cyber Rodeo” event at Gigafactory Texas on April 7, as CEO Elon Musk published a photo of a virtual invitation to the event last night. News Elon Musk Featured Tesla Tesla Gigafactory Texas

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As Tesla Giga Texas goes live, Austin aims to become a hub for transit innovations

Teslarati

Tesla’s Gigafactory Texas is about to start its operations, and when it does, it would be one of the United States’ most ambitious vehicle production facilities. Musk’s other companies like SpaceX, The Boring Company, and Neuralink have also set roots in Texas. “I

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Tesla Giga Texas gets closer to Model Y ramp with new set of completed reviews

Teslarati

Tesla Gigafactory Texas is running full speed towards the company’s target for initial Model Y production. To help accomplish this, the massive electric vehicle production facility recently completed the reviews for five of Giga Texas’ key facilities.

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First look inside the Tesla ‘Cyber Rodeo’ at Gigafactory Texas

Teslarati

The first looks inside the Tesla “Cyber Rodeo” event at Gigafactory Texas are beginning to appear as attendees make their way to the event, located just outside Austin. Tesla’s Elon Musk shares teasers of Giga Texas’ epic Cyber Rodeo venue.

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Tesla Giga Texas interviews Bastrop ISD students for jobs

Teslarati

Tesla Gigafactory Texas has been busy interviewing Bastrop Independent School District seniors. Tesla committed to generating 5,000 jobs in Giga Texas. About 3,000 of Giga Texas positions will be semi-skilled jobs that do not require a college degree.

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Tesla is getting a new batch of Giga Press deliveries in Gigafactory Texas

Teslarati

Recent drone flyovers at the Gigafactory Texas site have revealed that Tesla is currently receiving what appears to be a new batch of Giga Press parts. Another Giga Press for Giga Texas! The sightings of the new IDRA shipments at Gigafactory Texas are quite exciting.

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Tesla is already compiling the paperwork necessary for Giga Texas’ smooth opening

Teslarati

In a recent report, the Austin Business Journal noted that Tesla is already gathering the necessary paperwork to ensure that Giga Texas could be launched smoothly. . State filings have indicated that Gigafactory Texas will measure 4.28 News Featured Gigafactory Texas Tesla

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Tesla makes it official — Texas is now truly its new headquarters

Teslarati

A recent Form 8-K filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday has revealed that Tesla has now made its headquarters’ move to Texas official. Tesla’s move to Texas has been announced by Elon Musk in the past.

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Tesla Giga Texas’ solar panel installation and start of operations imminent: report

Teslarati

Tesla’s Gigafactory Texas is looking more and more complete. Interestingly enough, reports from Chinese media outlets about Longi’s Giga Texas contract included a rather interesting tidbit about the facility’s potential start of operations.

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