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expressed frustration at the bureaucracy that he said is hindering the construction of a new gigafactory outside the German capital Berlin, and has now presented its own reform proposals to the German authorities, AFP reported. “Tesla has learned first hand how obstacles to permitting in Germany are slowing down industrial transformation,” the company wrote in a letter to the Berlin Supreme Administrative Court, which was reviewed by AFP. “If these obstacles are not removed quickly, there is a high risk that Germany will not meet its climate targets,” the company said. The electric car maker is backing a lawsuit against the German government brought by environmental group DUH, AFP reported. Tesla said Germany needs to “modernize” to meet its goal of reducing emissions to 55 percent from 1990 levels by 2030. Tesla plans to produce 500,000 electric vehicles a year in a German plant that will be its first European plant. one. But other environmental groups have tried to postpone the project due to concerns over water supplies and the movement of wildlife. Tesla shares are up 1% in the premarket but are down 5% year-to-date, while the S&P 500 SPX.