Tesla opening a new battery-related factory in Canada

Tesla Canada will soon be opening a brand new factory in Markham, Ontario. At this facility, they will be manufacturing the equipment needed to produce the batteries found aboard Tesla’s vehicles. This announcement came not from Tesla themselves, but from the City of Markham’s mayor, Frank Scarpitti. In his public statement, which can be found …

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Tesla releases a new wall charger that’s compatible with all electric vehicles

Tesla wall charger

Soon after Tesla opened up their Supercharger network to all electric cars in the Netherlands, they quietly launched a new home charger. But not your typical Tesla charger. This one comes with a J1772 plug, meaning it will power the battery of any electric car in North America – not just Tesla vehicles. Kudos to …

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Pilot program for opening Tesla Superchargers to other EVs has begun

Tesla Supercharger App

Starting today, Tesla will be making ten of its Superchargers across the Netherlands accessible to all electric vehicles. Although only a small pilot project, making the Supercharger network available to other EVs is a significant move for Tesla. Large-scale consumer adoption of electric vehicles undoubtedly depends on a reliable, wide-ranging charging network. In other words, …

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Tesla’s market cap surpasses $1 trillion for the first time

Following Hertz’s announcement that they would be ordering 100,000 Tesla EVs for their rental lineup, Tesla (TSLA) shares rocketed up past $1,000. Tesla is coming out of one of their best quarters ever and continues to take over the electric auto market with unbridled ferocity. The Tesla Model 3 has already become the single best-selling …

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Hertz invests in record-setting 100,000 Tesla order, launches new campaign with Tom Brady

Placing an order for 100,000 Teslas earlier this morning, car rental company Hertz is now on the path to lineup-wide electrification. Hertz is also launching its new “Hertz, Let’s Go” campaign, emphasizing how quickly customers can access a rental Tesla. The company aims to have the entire Tesla order completed and delivered by the end …

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Tesla aims to triple its Supercharger network within the next two years

Tesla has announced that they intend to triple the size of their Supercharger network within two years. The topic came up during their Q3 2021 earnings call. Investors inquired about the prevalent congestion issues when it comes to Tesla Superchargers stationed around the world. Read more: Tesla Model Y: Everything you need to know The …

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