Tag: Simon Sproule

Aug 5, 2014 - 08:40 am

Simon Sproule, Ed Frederiks.

Simon-Sproule“If it doesn’t get up and running in time for Model 3, that’s a major financial blow for the company.”

Tesla spokes man Simon Sproule on the planned Gigafactory. The company is looking for a ten-percent investment (about 500m dollars) by whichever state in which it will eventually set up its facility.

Ed-Frederiks“We receive numerous requests, and notice that a growing number of companies are interested in e-mobility.”

Ed Frederiks, CEO of Alphabet International, recognises a growing interest from fleet managers for electric vehicles which the consultancy strives to answer with the AlphaElctric programme.

Jul 21, 2014 - 08:24 am

Ted Gaines, Simon Sproule.

Ted-Gaines“I will do everything in my power to have California land this factory.”

The above statement was issued by California’s Senator Ted Gaines. The bidding war for the Gigafactory continues now that Tesla’s plans are becoming ever more concrete and the company seems responsive to its home state.

Simon-Sproule“It’s the only one that can make at least two round trips between 10 Downing Street and Chequers without recharging.”

And Tesla strikes again but this time it is the company’s spokes person Simon Sproule trying to win over officials from the UK. The government had just issued plans to integrate more EVs into its fleets (we reported).

Found on electrive.com
05.08.2014 08:59