Top Takeaways From Tesla’s 2022 Annual Stockholder Meeting

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 06 Aug 2022 03:54:21 +0000

Tesla held its annual meeting of stockholders at its Austin, Texas factory on Thursday. The meeting invited shareholders to join in person, in addition to over 300,000 viewers who watched the event virtually. The meeting addressed 13 proposals, five of which were introduced by the board of directors — and one of which included Tesla’s recent plans […]

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Tesla Dry Lithium Cathode Production Facility Framework is Finished

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Tue, 26 Jul 2022 01:45:56 +0000

In the pics above, you can see the Tesla Giga Texas factory, which includes an automated 4680 battery production facility. This is the second Tesla 4680 battery factory. The first one is the prototype 4680 factory in Fremont, California. The prototype factory in California has surpassed a million 4680 cells of production. The third 4680 […]

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Tesla 4680 Battery Pack Charging Results & Teardown Report (Video)

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 14 Jul 2022 06:47:12 +0000

Tesla has been building a dual motor version of the Model Y with the new 4680 battery pack that is a structural component of the car for a few weeks now — enough time for people to run some charging tests and begin tearing them down to understand how they are put together. Tesla Model […]

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Impressions Of The Tesla Model Y With 4680 Battery Cells

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Thu, 07 Jul 2022 06:29:54 +0000

4680 battery cellsThe 4680 batteries have 5 times more energy with 6 times the power and enable a 16% range increase. At the battery-pack level, the form-factor improvements alone result in a 14% reduction in cost per kWh.

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Panasonic Now Mass Producing Tesla 4680 Batteries

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 04 Jun 2022 00:57:00 +0000

Panasonic 4680 Tesla BatteriesPanasonic shipped samples of its 4680 batteries to Tesla ahead of the production surge, Reuters recently reported. Mass production of the new battery is expected to begin at the plant in Wakayama in March of next year when the company’s fiscal new year begins and before production is moved to North America. Kazuo Tadanobu, CEO […]

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Can Tesla Meet 2022 Goals For In-House Battery Production?

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Sat, 19 Mar 2022 13:33:02 +0000

Panasonic 4680 Tesla BatteriesLithium-ion batteries are the storage technology of choice in state-of-the-art EVs, leading to a substantial growth in global battery production. But, as with any new technology, the journey from drawing board to practical use in EVs is fraught with difficulties.

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Panasonic To Begin Mass Production Of Tesla 4680 Batteries In Fiscal Year April 2023

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 13 Mar 2022 04:20:03 +0000

Panasonic 4680 Tesla BatteriesPanasonic plans to start the mass production of Tesla’s 4680 battery cells in the fiscal year April 2023, according to reports. There are also plans to set up two additional production lines and facilities at the company’s Wakayama factory. There’s also a rumor that Panasonic is planning a major gigafactory somewhere in the US. In […]

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Tesla Celebrates 1 Million 4680 Battery Cells

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 22 Feb 2022 12:00:06 +0000

Tesla is celebrating the milestone of one million 4680 cylindrical lithium-ion battery cells. Tesla tweeted the news on Friday along with an image of employees standing in front of Tesla’s Kato Road facility in Fremont. The milestone took place in January. Celebrating our one millionth 4680 cell in January — Tesla (@Tesla) February 18, […]

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Panasonic Gives Tesla Top Priority For 4680 Battery Supply

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 04 Feb 2022 04:57:14 +0000

Panasonic 4680 Tesla BatteriesPanasonic has announced that it will be giving Tesla top priority for the new 4680 batteries, which makes sense since Tesla is set to deliver its first 4680 vehicles in Q1 2022. MarketWatch reported that Chief Financial Officer Hirokazu Umeda said that Panasonic is renovating its facilities and plans to start trial production in Wakayama […]

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