Tesla Reportedly Shutting Down 14 Solar Installation Facilities

June 26, 2018 1:25 pm Last Updated: June 26, 2018 1:25 pm

Tesla will be closing up to 14 solar installation facilities. Affected states include California, New York, Texas, Maryland, New Jersey, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Arizona, and Delaware, according to a report by Reuters.

Approximately 60 facilities will remain open.

According to Business Insider, Tesla reps claim that cuts to the company’s energy division are consistent with its overall rate of 9 percent.

Last week Tesla CEO Elon Musk reportedly said that in an effort to cut costs and eliminate redundancies, Tesla laid off about 9 percent of its employees.