June 19th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
Yesterday morning, it looked like Austin would definitely be the new location for Gigafactory 5 (Giga Texas). KXAN reported that Tesla submitted an application with Del Valle ISD for "Gigafactory" and there are $68 million tax incentives proposed.
April 19th, 2020 | by Johnna Crider
Earlier this month, Ford was planning to restart production at its Hermosillo Assembly Plant. Other Ford plants that are closed due to COVID-19 were supposed to reopen on April 14. For now, Ford has announced that several of its North American production facilities have closed indefinitely
March 13th, 2020 | by Guest Contributor
A bill was recently introduced in Ohio (HB546) to remove the disproportionate and unfair electric vehicle tax
January 28th, 2020 | by Loren McDonald
On Monday, General Motors announced its plans to build all-electric trucks and SUVs, along with the Cruise Origin, an electric autonomous ride sharing sharing vehicle, at the Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant. I spoke with GM leadership about the news. Some initial notes are below. More are coming in a future article
September 19th, 2019 | by Daryl Elliott
Ted Krumm, head of the UAW's bargaining committee states: "This strike is about us ... standing up for fair wages, for affordable quality healthcare, for our share of profits, and for our job security." Apparently, the autoworker union does not believe that GM is adequately sharing with workers the more than $8 billion in profits the company made in
July 13th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Charges and countercharges about unfair labor practices and misleading production numbers are swirling around this week. Is there any truth to any of them?
March 19th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Tesla and the UAW seem to be on a collision course. Can any good come from a fight between these two giants?
October 31st, 2017 | by James Ayre
The United Auto Workers International Union has filed a complaint against the electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla on behalf of the 400 some employees recently terminated as part of a performance review, according to recent reports
October 17th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Tesla has given little explanation for why hundreds of workers were fired last week, other than to say it was the result of annual performance reviews. But is that the whole story?
May 29th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
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