Germany: Far-left group claims act of sabotage on Tesla – DW – 03/05/2024

March 05, 2024

The Tesla Gigafactory near Berlin was evacuated after a power outage, with the far-left "Volcano Group" claiming responsibility for the sabotage. The Tesla Gigafactory in Grünheide near Berlin was evacuated on Tuesday after a major power outage. The left-wing extremist "Volcano Group" said it had carried out the assault on the power grid supplying the carmaker. What we know so far"We sabotaged Tesla today," a letter from the Volcano Group said, specifying an "attack on the electricity supply." Environmental activists protesting against the expansion of the factory last week said they planned to occupy the nearby forest for a week.