Sun. Mar 29th, 2020

Tesla’s Gigafactory Berlin gets green light as court dismisses environmental challenge

Tesla's Gigafactory Berlin gets green light as court dismisses environmental challenge

Tesla has been given permission to continue preparatory work for its Gigafactory Berlin-Brandenburg, which will be located at a 300-hectare site near Berlin, in the municipality of Grünheide.

Tesla had already begun deforestation work at the site, but it was forced to halt last week following a challenge from environmentalist group Green League Brandenburg, which raised warnings about the factory being a threat to local water supplies, among other issues.

On Thursday, the Higher Administrative Court of Berlin-Brandenburg dismissed the challenge, allowing Tesla to continue the work.

A notice from the Court said that this decision is “final.” …

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