26 Feb '14, 10pm

BREAKING: @TeslaMotors Lithium-Ion Battery #Gigafactory: What You Need To Know @GreenCarReports

The factory will encompass every step of battery cell and pack fabrication, from precursor materials--electrodes, separators, electrolyte, cases--to cell, module, and pack assembly Tesla has already been talking to partners--most likely Panasonic and its suppliers--about collaborating on the gigaplant One of the "raw material" inputs will be existing battery packs broken down during recycling Cell output will be up to 35 gigawatt-hours per year, or 35 million kilowatt-hours Pack output (possibly including some reused modules from recycled battery packs) will be up to 50 GWh Cost per kilowatt-hour will be driven down 30 percent over current levels by the huge integrated plant The factory site will cover 500 to 1,000 acres and employ up to 6,500 people Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Texas are shown as candidate locations for the plant Once a site is selected, the company e...

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