Will map out the best route to a destination based on location of charging stations.
Wall Street Journal report says the electronics giant has hired hundreds of people to develop a mini van-like EV.
Car based on Chevy Bolt will be made north of Detroit.
…But its loss widens on engineering costs.
Electric vehicle partnership not affected.
$5 billion battery factory to bring more than 20,000 jobs to the state.
Governor says gigafactory would generate up to $100 billion for state’s economy.
Nevada’s incentive package includes sales and tax abatements and tax credits for jobs and investment.
The “gigafactory” will bring the cost of batteries down by producing them on a huge scale.
The “gigafactory” will create an estimated 6,500 jobs.
Chinese phone carrier to provide space for construction and basic services in 120 cities.
It will also produce cells, modules and packs for electric vehicles, stationary storage.
Factory would manufacture enough panels to produce 1 gigawatt of peak power to outfit 200,000 homes annually.
Opens the door to more collaboration and accelerate vehicle development.
CEO Musk says its still“improbable” the state will get the $5 billion factory because of sluggish regulatory approval times.