30 Jul '14, 8am

#Tesla Gigafactory deal confirmed - Panasonic to invest up to $1Billion #batterynews

#Tesla Gigafactory deal confirmed - Panasonic to invest up to $1Billion #batterynews

Panasonic has reached a basic agreement with Tesla Motors to participate in the Gigafactory, the huge battery plant that the American electric vehicle manufacturer plans to build in the U.S. Tesla aims to begin the first phase of construction this fiscal year. The plant would start making lithium-ion cells for Tesla cars in 2017. The automaker is shouldering the cost for the land and buildings. Panasonic likely will invest 20 billion to 30 billion yen ($194-291 million) initially, taking responsibility for equipping the factory with the machinery to make the battery cells. An official announcement on the partnership will come by the end of this month. Capacity at the Gigafactory will be added in stages to match demand, with the goal of producing enough battery cells in 2020 to equip 500,000 electric vehicles a year. The total investment is expected to reach up to $5 billio...

Full article: http://www.electric-vehiclenews.com/2014/07/tesla-gigafac...

Tweets

@TeslaMotors

teslamotors.com 31 Jul '14, 7am

OSAKA, Japan / PALO ALTO, USA, July 31, 2014 – Panasonic Corporation and Tesla Motors, Inc. have signed an agreement that ...

Official: Tesla, Panasonic officially partner u...

green.autoblog.com 31 Jul '14, 12pm

Panasonic and Tesla Sign Agreement for the Gigafactory Thursday, July 31, 2014 OSAKA, Japan / PALO ALTO, USA, July 31, 201...

Panasonic Agrees to Help Tesla Build Battery ‘Gigafactory’: Panasonic Corp. agreed to help set up the battery...

Panasonic Agrees to Help Tesla Build Battery ‘G...

renewableenergyworld.com 31 Jul '14, 2pm

Panasonic will build cylindrical lithium-ion cells and provide equipment, machinery and other tools for Musk’s “Gigafactor...

It's happening! Tesla & Panasonic ink $200-300 million Gigafactory deal!

It's happening! Tesla & Panasonic ink $200-300 ...

inhabitat.com 31 Jul '14, 3pm

Under the terms of the agreement, “Tesla will prepare, provide and manage the land, buildings and utilities. Panasonic wil...

Tesla And Panasonic Reach Agreement On Gigafact...

greencarreports.com 29 Jul '14, 4pm

By Stephen Edelstein 5,051 views Jul 29, 2014 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Slide showing Tesla Motors g...

Tesla And Panasonic Reach Agreement On Gigafact...

greencarreports.com 29 Jul '14, 11am

By Stephen Edelstein 351 views Jul 29, 2014 Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Slide showing Tesla Motors gig...

Tesla, Panasonic Sign Gigafactory Pact; Nevada ...

greencarreports.com 31 Jul '14, 10am

By John Voelcker 4,207 views Jul 31, 2014 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Slide ...

Panasonic to invest $200-300 million in #Tesla battery plant #batterynews

Panasonic to invest $200-300 million in #Tesla ...

electric-vehiclenews.com 29 Jul '14, 2pm

Panasonic Corp plans to initially invest about 20 billion to 30 billion yen ($200-300 million) in Tesla Motors Inc's plann...

Panasonic and Tesla Sign Agreement for the Giga...

greencarreports.com 31 Jul '14, 5pm

By John Voelcker 4,671 views Jul 31, 2014 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Slide ...

Official – Panasonic Signs on Tesla Gigafactory Project -

Official – Panasonic Signs on Tesla Gigafactory...

greenoptimistic.com 01 Aug '14, 9pm

Tesla Gigafactory Signs on First Partner, Panasonic If the Tesla Model 3 is going to be sold at a price that will make eve...

Recharge Wrap-up: Panasonic, Tesla on Gigafactory deal?

Recharge Wrap-up: Panasonic, Tesla on Gigafacto...

green.autoblog.com 29 Jul '14, 8pm

BENTLEY SETS THE PACE WITH CARBON TRUST STANDARD AWARD - Carbon Trust Standard achieved for carbon, water and waste reduct...

Tesla and Panasonic collaborating on battery factory

Tesla and Panasonic collaborating on battery fa...

paultan.org 01 Aug '14, 10am

Tesla Motors and Panasonic have announced that they will be joining forces to build a large-scale battery manufacturing fa...

Tesla and Panasonic Agree to Build Battery Gigafactory via @triplepundit

Tesla and Panasonic Agree to Build Battery Giga...

triplepundit.com 04 Aug '14, 10am

Panasonic also gains with its association with Tesla. The company already has a robust lithium-ion battery business, but h...

Tesla and Panasonic to construct battery 'Gigaf...

pv-magazine.com 04 Aug '14, 8am

Tesla Motors co-founder and CEO, Elon Musk remarked last November that the company was hoping to work more closely with Pa...