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Apple Plans To Use Tesla Battery Storage Systems At CA Solar Farm

Apple’s new energy storage project was designed with Tesla’s battery tech in mind. While reports say Apple’s project with Tesla was quietly approved last year, Apple has just officially announced that it’s building a battery energy storage facility at its solar farm in Northern California. The solar farm has been in play since 2015, though the announcement about the …
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Elon Musk Says Tesla Needs 10,000 Employees In Texas Through 2022

Apparently, Tesla isn’t just hiring for battery production, and it’s starting a student worker program. Just yesterday, we reported that Tesla has started posting battery-related jobs for its upcoming Giga Austin location. In order to have enough cells to begin large-scale production of the Model Y, and move on to the Cybertruck and Semi, Tesla needs to ramp up in-house battery production in …
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Tesla Gets Green Light To Move Forward With Lawsuit Against Rivian

Tesla claims former employees provided Rivian with trade secrets that it could use in its upcoming EVs. You may remember, last July, Tesla filed a lawsuit against Rivian claiming the startup electric automaker stole trade secrets. More specifically, Rivian has hired a long list of ex-Tesla employees, who, Tesla says, revealed secrets that the automaker could potentially use in …
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Europe: More Than 600 Tesla Supercharging Stations Installed

The number of individual stalls has exceeded 6,000. The number of Tesla Supercharging stations in Europe has recently exceeded 600 in 27 countries (with more than 6,000 individual charging stalls). On average, that’s 10 stalls per station. It makes the Supercharging network one of the largest and most dense fast-charging networks, not even mentioning the high convenience and reliability …