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$1B Switch Data Center Near Reno Will Be World’s Biggest

The largest lithium battery factory in the world is getting a new neighbor at an industrial park east of Reno — the world’s biggest data center.


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Tesla Highway Deal Moving Forward

I-80, US Hwy 50 to connect in northern Nevada


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Tesla Adding All-Wheel Drive, Safety Features

Luxury electric car maker Tesla Motors is making its Model S sedan faster and safer in an effort to compete better with other high-end sedans.


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Changes Needed To Encourage Electric Car Use

A nonprofit group promoting energy efficiency is recommending a number of ways Nevada can do more to promote the use of electric cars in the wake of Tesla Motors’ plans to build a $5 billion battery factory in the state.


Lawmakers unanimously approved an unprecedented package of incentives to bring Tesla Motors' $5 billion battery factory to Nevada. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nevada Lawmakers Approve Tesla Tax Breaks

Sparks Assemblyman calls Tesla plant the biggest thing to hit the state since the Hoover Dam was built.


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Nevada Legislature Considering Tesla Tax Breaks

The Nevada Legislature is in a special session to consider $1.3 billion in tax breaks and other incentives for electric car-maker Tesla Motors as part of “an extraordinary opportunity” to seal the deal for its $5 billion battery factory and tens of thousands of jobs he says are needed to recover from the worst economic crisis in state history.


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Tesla Sour Grapes?

Texas city says it had better bid for factory than Nevada’s


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Tesla Talk At the State Capitol

(RENO, Nev. ) – They’ll be talking Tesla.val was poised to call the Nevada Legislature into a special session on Wednesday. Lawmakers will consider an extraordinary package of tax breaks and incentives totaling up to […]


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Lawmakers To Scrutinize Tesla Tax Breaks

Nevada Assembly Speaker Marilyn Kirkpatrick says it’s too early to say whether a huge package of tax breaks and incentives needed to land Tesla Motors Inc.’s lithium battery factory will have smooth sailing at a special legislative session next week.


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Tesla Picks Nevada

(Las Vegas)– Tesla Motors has selected Nevada for a massive, $5 billion factory that it will build to pump out batteries for a new generation of electric cars. A person with familiar with Tesla’s plans […]

CBS Las Vegas–09/03/2014



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