It Looks Like Tesla Paid Off Its $1.4 Billion China Loan Agreement For Giga Shanghai Early

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 17:27:31 +0000

In December 2019, Tesla was granted a $1.4 billion loan from Chinese banks for Giga Shanghai. The five-year loan was partially used to roll over previous debts. The rest of the money would go towards Giga Shanghai and Tesla China’s operations. The interest rate was pegged at 90% of China’s one-year benchmark interest rate. And […]

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Tesla Completes V3 Supercharger Factory In Shanghai

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Wed, 08 Sep 2021 17:10:15 +0000

Tesla’s new V3 Supercharger factory in Shanghai is now operational.

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China × Cleantech — May 2021

Credit to Author: Tim Dixon| Date: Tue, 06 Jul 2021 23:18:38 +0000

Welcome to China × Cleantech — May 2021 edition. Our China x Cleantech series covers top cleantech stories in China each month. EV Sales 10% Plugin Vehicle Share In China! On the 26th of May, José Pontes reported on the sales numbers of the Chinese EV market in April of 2021. April was a great month, with […]

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Panasonic Dumps Tesla Shares For $3.61 Billion Windfall

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 18:45:28 +0000

Recent filings reveal that electronics giant Panasonic sold its stake in Tesla at the end of its fiscal year (March) for a whopping 400 billion yen. For those of you who like your news in ‘Murican, that’s more than a US$3.6 billion haul for the Japanese firm. A spokesperson for Panasonic told Reuters that the […]

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CATL Planning 80 GWh Battery Factory Near Tesla Giga Shanghai

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sun, 06 Jun 2021 03:40:01 +0000

In its quest to be the largest battery manufacturer in the world, CATL will build an 80 GWh battery factory in Shanghai.

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Tracking Tesla’s Job Postings — Tesla’s 2021 Focus Seems To Be On China (Charts & Graphs)

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 08:44:31 +0000

Snow Bull Capital, a Boston-based hedge fund that invests in the green tech space, has developed a massive database that tracks the job postings of different companies. One of those companies is Tesla. Normally, Snow Bull keeps this information proprietary, but due to the fact that Tesla’s hiring sprees are already tracked a bit, the […]

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A City Planning Model In Shanghai Reveals Land Reserved For Tesla Giga Shanghai

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 16 May 2021 18:54:48 +0000

Kelvin Yang has shared a photo on Twitter that may be of particular interest to Tesla/EV followers. He noted that Shanghai’s city planning office has a city model that reveals land that is reserved for Tesla Giga Shanghai. He also shared an article with more info. City planning model reveals reserved land for Giga Shanghai […]

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Will Tesla Gigafactory 6 Be Giga Shanghai 2?

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 21:48:34 +0000

Giga Shanghai is now producing the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y. But not all the parts that Tesla likes to produce itself are yet produced in Shanghai. Idra Group mentioned in a press release that there are now two giga presses in production. We know of two at work in Fremont. We also know […]

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Next Tesla Models: 2, 4, & “My Shirt”

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 03:30:14 +0000

There’s been a lot of debate about what the more affordable model Tesla is developing should or will be named. I thought it was time to discuss this matter a little further and to reveal something. First of all, to clarify, the more affordable model is a smaller Tesla being developed in China, which may […]

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Tesla’s Growing So Fast That It’s Leaving Some Analysts Lost In Confusion

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 03:13:39 +0000

Tesla is growing at a rapid pace with the successes of its new Gigafactory in China and the even newer ones being built in Berlin and Texas. Its recent record Q1 2021 delivery numbers showed Tesla delivered more electric vehicles than it made. Demand is not an issue for Tesla as it continues to lead […]

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