Tesla Electric Car Competitor Nio Scales Back Factory PlanSigns of a shake-up in the electric car industry Thursday as a Chinese company with a sizable foothold in the South Bay slams the brakes on some of its big plans.
Tesla Announces Deal To Build Factory In ShanghaiBay Area electric car producer Tesla says it will build its first factory outside the United States in Shanghai.
Silicon's Swell But Carmakers Rely On Common Clay For Finished DesignsEvery vehicle by every major carmaker, from Mercedes to Tesla to Toyota, is formed in clay long before it ever hits the road.
Trump Announces $10 Billion Foxconn Plant In WisconsinPresident Donald Trump said Wednesday that Electronics giant Foxconn will build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin that's expected to create 3,000 jobs.
Tesla Inks Deal To Buy German Engineering Firm For ManufacturingTesla Motors says it has agreed to buy a German engineering company to help automate its electric car manufacturing.
Tesla Plan To Expand Fremont Plant Would Be A Boon For Silicon ValleyCity leaders in Fremont are ecstatic over Tesla's plans to nearly double the size of its auto manufacturing plant
Apple Said To Be Shifting Focus Of Its Secret Car ProjectThe new direction apparently doesn't foreclose the possibility that Apple might someday build its own car, but it opens the door to partnering with other car companies.
San Francisco Cop Arrested For Manufacturing, Possessing Assault RifleA San Francisco police officer was arrested Tuesday for allegedly manufacturing and possessing an AR-15 style assault rifle .
3 Arrested For Making, Selling Fentanyl In San FranciscoAuthorities have arrested three people in San Francisco accused of manufacturing and selling illegal fentanyl, a highly potent opiate.
Tesla To Occupy Former Solyndra Plant In Fremont; Expected To Add Over 1,000 JobsTesla Motors has taken over the Fremont plant which was once the home of Solyndra, the solar company that went belly-up in 2011 and one of the more high-profile busts in Silicon Valley.
San Francisco Creates New Plan To Keep Manufacturing Jobs In The CitySan Francisco’s manufacturing sector is getting some love from the city in an attempt to keep jobs in the area.
Budget Watchdogs Urge California To Show Restraint As Tesla Gigafactory Competition Heats UpEarlier this week, budget watchdogs wrote an open letter warning five states, including California, not to offer too many incentives to Tesla.
Report Shows Silicon Valley Leading U.S. Economic RecoveryThe report from the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research shows the manufacturing sector in Silicon Valley has been a leading factor for economic growth in the region.
Toyota’s Texas Move Leaves California Headquarters In The Dust Toyota’s announcement this week that it’s moving 3,000 sales and finance jobs from Southern California to Texas leaves the Torrance headquarters behind in the dust.
Tesla Renovating Shuttered Distribution Facility In Central ValleyElectric car manufacturer Tesla is taking over a vacant distribution facility in the Central Valley town of Lathrop, according to a published report.