Tesla reportedly slams 'irritating' approval process for Berlin factory

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Tesla has had it with the drawn-out approval process for the Gigafactory it is constructing outside of Berlin, Germany.
The electric-car maker blasted the lengthy process in a letter to a regional court in Berlin, Bloomberg reported Thursday. Tesla said it's "particularly irritating" that it hasn't been given a timeframe for final approval 16 months after filing an application, according to the report.
Tesla broke ground on the factory in June 2020 and plans to start building cars there in July 2021. It's been building the plant with provisional permits rather than...
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