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
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?
May 21st, 2017 | by James Ayre
In response to numerous reports in the mainstream media that conditions at the company's Fremont manufacturing facility are possibly unsafe, a Tesla spokesperson recently commented that journalists are being used by the United Auto Workers union to discredit the company, and to aid in its unionizing efforts
February 27th, 2017 | by James Ayre
In a leaked email to company employees, Tesla CEO Elon Musk provided a point-by-point rebuttal of the claims made recently by production worker Jose Moran (who Musk has claimed is a plant for the United Auto Workers union and hasn't worked for the company for long)