When Tesla builds a new factory, it doesn’t exactly go for understated.
The electric car makers new gigafactory, located in Sparks, Nevada, is already huge, and it is not nearly completed yet. Operating with partner Panasonic, Tesla has lofty plans for the factory, but still has a long way to go before reaching those goals. So what is Tesla hoping to accomplish? And how does this play into its overall game plan?
In IT Blogwatch, we go big or go home.
So what is the gigafactory? And what is going to be built there? Peter Valdes-Dapena gives us some background: