Tesla Permits Six Extra Months to Begin German Gigafactory-Automobilwoche
A Tesla spokeswoman declined to touch upon the report, referring to final month’s official assertion by the carmaker that put the beginning of manufacturing on the Gruenheide web site in the direction of the tip of 2021.
Initially, Tesla had deliberate to start out manufacturing on July 1, 2021, however pink tape and plans to additionally construct a battery cell manufacturing facility on the location have delayed the undertaking.
Tesla final month slammed prolonged regulatory processes in Europe’s largest economic system, saying its approval framework “straight contradicts the urgency to plan and realise such tasks that’s essential to battle local weather change”.
(Reporting by Christoph Steitz; Enhancing by Alex Richardson)