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Sept. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Tesla CEO Elon Musk announces the automaker's plan to build the world’s largest lithium-ion battery plant in Nevada. He speaks at a news conference in Carson City. -- Subscribe to Bloomberg on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/Bloomberg Bloomberg Television offers extensive coverage and analysis of international business news and stories of global importance. It is available in more than 310 million households worldwide and reaches the most affluent and influential viewers in terms of household income, asset value and education levels. With production hubs in London, New York and Hong Kong, the network provides 24-hour continuous coverage of the people, companies and ideas that move the markets.
As it turns out, Tesla, and its battery partner Panasonic, started production of cells for qualification at the plant in December, but today, it confirmed the start of “mass production” of the new battery cell, which will enable several of Tesla’s new products, including the Model 3. The new cell is called ‘2170’ because it’s 21mm by 70mm. It’s thicker and taller than the previous cell that Tesla developed with Panasonic, which was in an ‘18650’ cell format. Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been boasting about the new cell over the past few month. He said that it’s the “highest energy density cell in the world and also the cheapest”.
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Tesla Motors has started mass production of lithium-ion battery cells at a factory in Nevada. Along with Japan's Panasonic Corp., the electric vehicle company has started making their own batteries at the gigafactory. The factory will produce cylindrical cells as energy storage from Tesla's growing catalog of electric cars and SUVs, including the upcoming Model 3. But for now, the factory is producing battery cells for the company's Powerwall 2 and Powerpack 2 products. Production for the Model 3 battery cells is expected to begin during the second quarter. http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/topNews/~3/7R_sn3CbxEA/us-tesla-gigafactory-idUSKBN14O1OK http://www.wochit.com This video was produced by YT Wochit Business using http://wochit.com
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“the exit rate of cells will be faster than bullets from a machine gun.” Elon Musk. The new cell format, 21 millimeters in diameter and 70 millimeters long, provides significant improvements in energy density over the more traditional 18650 cells currently being used on its fleet of vehicles. The high performance cylindrical “2170 cell” was jointly designed and engineered by Tesla and Panasonic to offer the best performance at the lowest production cost in an optimal form factor for both electric vehicles and energy products. https://www.tesla.com/blog/battery-cell-production-begins-gigafactory?redirect=no Source : the original video was posted by Tesla onto their Facebook page but the company has since removed it.
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Tesla Giga Factory is going to be the Biggest building in the world. But, HOW BIG IT IS? WHAT IS THE SIZE? Tesla Gigafactory is Tesla’s giant lithium-ion battery plant under construction in Nevada, United States. Its cost is about 5 billion dollars which Tesla and its partners Panasonic, Toyota are investing. It will be the Biggest building in the world once completed. Elon Musk says, It will produce batteries for half million cars a year. As Tesla is aimed at manufacturing economic class Tesla Model 3 and extend its model 3 to various parts of the world like India, it will require huge number of batteries to meet the demand. Gigafactory construction progress: First 30 percent of the factory has completed and started manufacturing batteries on Jan 4, 2017. Although, Various documenta...
On Wednesday, Tesla has announced that it has begun its mass production of lithium-ion battery cells at its Gigafactory, located outside of Reno, Nevada. The 2170 cell, developed by Tesla in collaboration with Panasonic, are used in Tesla's Powerwall 2 and Powerpack 2 energy packs. The $5 billion factory was a project effort between the two companies, and has only been a little less than 30 percent completed. However the Gigafactory is already massive and Tesla expects that by 2018, it will produce 35 gigawatt-hours per year of lithium-ion battery cells, which will nearly match the rest of the battery production in the world combined. https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/tesla-begins-producing-battery-cells-at-gigafactory-ces-2017/#ftag=CAD590a51e http://www.wochit.com This video was produc...
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Watch machines at Tesla’s Gigafactory pump out hundreds of battery cells! Tesla has begun mass production of lithium-ion “2170” battery cells, to be used in the company’s residential and commercial battery system and Model 3 sedan. Tesla CEO Elon Musk once said that the Gigafactory will be capable of producing more lithium-ion batteries in one year than were produced worldwide in 2013. The serial tech entrepreneur has also described the pace of battery cell production as being similar to bullets from a machine gun. “In fact, the exit rate of cells will be faster than bullets from a machine gun.” says Musk.