The work at night, of course, requires multiple bright lights. Some even said in the comments under videos that it looks like someone building a Moon base.
Anyways, the site is growing rapidly in all aspects - foundation work, construction of steel structures, clearing new areas for further facilities and more. We also notice more and more huge cranes. Who knows, maybe Giga Austin will start production quicker than Giga Berlin?
Tesla Gigafactory 5 in Austin, Texas:
- started on July 17, 2020, and announced on July 23, 2020
- Cybertruck: in development, unveiled in late 2019, production from late 2021
- Model Y: an additional production site in the U.S. (no word about the Model 3)
- Semi: in development. To be launched in 2021, but (not yet confirmed for Texas)
2,481 acres of land (2,100 acres initially plus additional 381 acres acquired in September 2020)