Panasonic will surge forward with lithium-ion automotive battery production through aggressive expansion at three different sites over a short time period.
Tag: Lithium-Ion Battery Cells
Reports show multiple rivals to the Tesla Gigafactory, however as Tesla's colossal battery factory continues expansion, catching up will prove challenging.
Tesla began making its 2170 lithium-ion battery cells in January, for use in home energy products. Now, cell production is underway for the Tesla Model 3.
Tesla 2170 battery cells are about 50 percent more energy dense than the previous 18650 cells. Tesla is hoping to produce the cells at about the same cost.