Elon Musk, Billionaire owner of Tesla, the electric car company tweeted yesterday
Frankly, this is the final straw. Tesla will now move its HQ and future programs to Texas/Nevada immediately. If we even retain Fremont manufacturing activity at all, it will be depend on how Tesla is treated in the future. Tesla is the last carmaker left in CA.
Due to localised lockdown laws in Alameda his company must remain closed.
Only basic essential operations have been in place since march 23rd due to Alameda Counties laws, even thought California in general has relaxed restrictions. Local County Law stands. Musk employs over 10,000 local workers and normally produces nearly half a million vehicles each year.
In Alameda, all but essential businesses must remain shut until the end of May.
The company was filing a lawsuit against Alameda County, he added.