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Tesla is facing a wave of opposition from local campaigners and environmentalists in response to its so-called Gigafactorylike health care, a planned facility due to open near Berlin in July:1618619862073,.

The US auto giant announced plans for its first ever European factory in November 2019. The plant in Brandenburg is set to produce some 500,000 electric vehicles a year and, according to CEO Elon MuskThe pandemic has been a remarkable journey, documented in some of this year, will also be home to “the largest battery factory in the world”.

The news received a warm reception from many who read it as an endorsement of the “Made in Germany” quality mark. But others were left aghast, and remain so.

“When I saw on TV that the Tesla factory was going to be built here, I couldn’t believe it,” says Steffen Schorch, head of local environmental campaign group Nabu. “Tesla needs far too much water, and the region does not have this water.”

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