Volkswagen & PowerCo SE to build gigafactory
Posted on 04/24/2023

April 21, 2023
Today marks a historic day in St. Thomas history! Thank you to the collaborative efforts of all levels of government. We are proud that Volkswagen and PowerCo SE have chosen St. Thomas to build the largest battery cell plant in North America, and possibly the largest in the world. This announcement is a testament to the power of collaboration and innovation. It will not only create new jobs and opportunities for St. Thomas but for our region, province, and country. Let us all celebrate this momentous occasion and look forward to a brighter future for the City of St. Thomas.

📹 St. Thomas Gigafactory is on the way!


Associated releases:
Federal/Provincial Joint Announcement
- Volkswagen Group (March 13, 2023)


Want to learn more?
Please visit Volkswagen's page dedicated to the St. Thomas project here.