Tesla Breaks Ground On Battery Megafactory In Lathrop, California
Tesla has deployed the MegaPack in large-scale energy storage projects like the one in Ventura County and its 1GWh project in Northern California.
The Megapack is the Tesla’s largest energy storage deviceexpand View Photos
The Megapack is the Tesla’s largest energy storage device
The megafactory is just an hour away from Tesla’s Fremont home
It has been tailored for the manufacturing of MegaPacks
It has a floor area of 500,000 sq ft and there is leased space as well
While there is news that Tesla may be planning a new gigafactory apart from the one in Berlin and Texas which are under construction, the California based electric car maker has broken ground on another factory, a mega factory in Lathrop in California where it will be making MegaPacks for its energy division that makes the PowerWall, power packs and even MegaPacks.
“We are proud to be the home of the Megafactory, Tesla’s most recent expansion here. The future of green energy will be produced right here in our community. This development means more prosperity for our city, more employment opportunities for our residents, and a brighter future for our planet,” said Sonny Dhaliwal, the mayor of Lathrop in California
Tesla has deployed the MegaPack in large-scale energy storage projects like the one in Ventura County and its 1GWh project in Northern California. The facility in Lathrop is a 500,000 sq ft facility and is just an hour away from its Fremont facility. Tesla also has long-term leases for at least 3 more buildings which in totals a million sq ft of floor space in a city that has just 23,000 people.