Chemicals spill at Tesla Gigafactory battery plant, no severe injuries

Gigafactory, Nevada

A dangerous material spill at Tesla’s Gigafactory battery plant in Nevada on Monday was being examined by emergency workers however there were no major injuries, the company informed. Tesla representative Dave Arnold said a drum of “standard construction cleaning solvent” was spilled at a loading dock and a small location of the structure was evacuated. […]

Former Tesla Manager Peter Carlsson aims to raise $4 billion for Europe’s biggest battery plant

Peter Carlsson

A previous Tesla executive, Peter Carlsson, is aiming to raise a minimum of $4 billion to develop Europe’s biggest battery factory in Sweden to fulfill an anticipated rise in demand as the area’s automakers switch to electric vehicles. Carlsson, who managed automaker’s supply chain before going back to his native country, thinks European automakers’ push […]