Just like the lithium-battery fire in Morris, IL, except a lot bigger.
A massive fire has reportedly broken out at Australia’s largest Tesla battery project and is set to burn throughout the night. A toxic smoke warning has been issued in the area of the fire, which one fire official said could burn for eight to 24 hours.
ABC News Australia reports that a fire broke out at Australia’s largest Tesla battery project recently and is set to burn throughout the night. The fire broke out during the testing of a Tesla megapack at the Victorian Big Battery site near Geelong.
A 13-ton lithium battery burst into flames, which then spread to an adjacent battery bank further igniting the blaze. Over 150 people from Fire Rescue Victoria and the Country Fire Authority arrived on the scene to battle the flames....
Smooth move, Musk!