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Gigafactory 1 Solar Roof Installation

In February 2018 Tesla began installation of solar panels on the roof of gigafactory 1

The ultimate goal is to have the whole Gigafactory powered by solar and wind without taking energy from the grid.

Gigafactory 1

Located near Reno the Gigafactory 1 is Tesla's first purpose build battery factory.

Tesla owns the land and building, and leases part of the building to Panasonic, which owns some of the cell production equipment.

Tesla manufactures Tesla Energy products and the car batteries in the same facility.

Gigafactory 1 News

Want to learn about the latest Gigafactory news ?

There isn't a week that passes without news about this facility.

Use the link below to get Gigafactory related news on Electrec.co

Gigafactory 1 Wiki

Did you know that Elon Musk has already announced that there will be alot more gigafactory's in the future ? He specificly mentioned Asia and Europe.

Gigafactory 2 already exists, this is the former SolarCity facility in Buffalo NY.

Official Gigafactory 1 Website

Tesla is continuesly evolving the Gigafactory, testing new manufactuaring concepts and factory floor layout and design to optimise production capacity.

A good place to learn more about Gigafactory 1 is the official webpage.

Gigafactory 1 on Buildzoom

You can tell alot about what is going on at the by looking at the permits.

Buildzoom is a website where you can look at these.

Use the link below to show the permit history of Gigafactory 1.

Gigafactory 1 Jobs

Looking for a job at the Gigafactory 1 ?

You are in luck ! Tesla is always looking for personal to employ.

Take a look at the open Gigafactory 1 jobs by using the this link.

Gigafactory 1 Location

So , where is the Gigafactory 1 ?

Gigafactory 1 is located near Reno in Nevada. It is visible from space !

Take a look at the Gigafactory 1 on google maps.