• Tesla has officially started production of the cells that will power its Model 3 sedan

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Tesla CTO JB Straubel confirmed that the Californian company has started the production of the battery cells that will power its forthcoming Model 3 electric vehicle .
    The company's Nevada gigafactory will be responsible for the cells' production, The Verge reports - a crucial milestone for Tesla, which prepares to put on the market its first mass-adoption EV.
    "This is where we're at today with this project; it's still got a little ways to go," Straubel said this past weekend at the Midwest Renewable Energy Association's Energy Fair.
    "But we've started production of Model 3 cells actually...
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