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Tesla names new boss for Fremont plant amid chaotic restart

There’s a new person in charge at the Fremont plant.


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The Tesla assembly plant in Fremont, California, has a new boss in Richard Miller. According to a report from TechCrunch on Monday, Miller will handle oversight of the entire factory as the automaker returns to work in a… let’s say chaotic fashion.

The news comes from an internal email the website obtained and viewed, and congratulates Miller’s move from director of paint operations to head of production. Tesla did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Miller’s promotion.

Tesla, which hasn’t been public about leadership changes

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Elon Musk confirms Tesla production restart, willing to be arrested defying order


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Tesla officially restarted production on Monday at its plant in Fremont, California, albeit not on the local government’s terms. CEO Elon Musk confirmed workers are back on the job and specifically said the decision goes against Alameda County’s stay-at-home order.

In fact, Musk said he’s willing to be placed under arrest as the factory restarts.

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Elon Musk sues county government to restart Tesla factory during coronavirus

Tesla supercharger stations let Tesla drivers charge their electric vehicles.


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Tesla sued Alameda County Saturday in an effort to reopen its Fremont, California, car factory, a new chapter in Chief Executive Elon Musk’s months-long fight over restrictions imposed to battle the coronavirus pandemic . Tesla also will move its headquarters out of California and might stop manufacturing cars at the plant altogether, he said. “I’m not messing around,” Musk tweeted.

“The county is making rules that directly contradict and undermine the

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Elon Musk threatens lawsuit to restart Tesla factory during coronavirus

Tesla supercharger stations let Tesla drivers charge their electric vehicles.


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Tesla will sue Alameda County to reopen its Fremont, California, manufacturing plant and will move its headquarters out of California, Chief Executive Elon Musk said Saturday. He also threatened to stop manufacturing cars at the plant altogether, the latest step in months of fighting with the county over restrictions imposed to battle the coronavirus pandemic.

Tesla closed the Fremont plant in March as the state and county sought to curtail the

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