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Does the Tesla Gigafactory Matter?

Positive Future #363 (Feature photo – Tesla Gigafactory – By Planet Labs, Inc. – https://www.planet.com/gallery/tesla-gigafactory-20170808/ (direct link), CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=62291697 CleanTechnica Journalist Chanan Bos takes us into what is going on at the Tesla gigafactory near Reno, Nevada. While the factory is already very large, by a variety of measures it is still only 30 percent complete. The importance of the gigafactory is that does everything in one place. It builds batteries for cars, batteries for home storage, solar panels and electric cars. You can read the full story here: https://cleantechnica.com/2019/01/20/tesla-gigafactory-1-timeline-a-deep-dive/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IM-cleantechnica+%28CleanTechnica%29 Want More? – Sign up below Special Deals Ahead…Sign up!

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Eating at the World’s Largest Factory

Positive Future #284 (Feature photo –Tesla Gigafactory #1 – CCA SA 4.0 International – courtesy of Planet Labs, Inc. – https://www.planet.com/gallery/tesla-gigafactory-20170808/ (direct link), CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=62291697) The factory is big and already has 7,000 employees on site. In a couple of years when it is all finished, it will be the largest building in the world with 2 million square feet. So how do people in a remote area outside of Reno have lunch? The factory has a 19,000 square foot cafeteria. Access to food is also augmented by 20 food trucks from outside vendors. Journalist Steve Hanley with CleanTechnica news takes a closer look at how the food…

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