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Tesla Builds 6 Times Fewer Cars At Its Shanghai Plant Due To Lockdown

Recently, ApNews reported that China had begun the largest COVID-19 lockdown in two years. Starting this Monday, the country has been taking steps to conduct mass testing and control a growing outbreak in Shanghai. As a result, many factories either paused production or significantly decreased production volumes. For instance, Tesla …

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Tesla aims to sell 20 million electric cars a year by 2030

In the newly released 2021 Impact Report, Tesla revealed that the company aims to accelerate the global transition to sustainable energy. To do this, Tesla plans to sell 20 million electric vehicles per year and deploy 1,500 GWh of energy storage per year by 2030. The two goals disclosed in Tesla’s …

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South Africa to introduce new rules for self-driving cars

The Department of Transport plans to formalise rules around self-driving vehicles in South Africa as part of an official policy push. Presenting its department performance and strategic plans to parliament on Tuesday (5 May), the department said it aimed to have the regulations around ‘autonomous vehicle technology’ approved within the …

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