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Sanyo Batteries for Toyota Hybrids
Sanyo Batteries for Toyota Hybrids

19 Aug 2009, 09:42 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Fighting to solve a huge problem with battery shortage for its hybrids, Toyota is now forced to look beyond its battery partner Panasonic and search for a new company that could supply batteries for...

 
600,000 Km Li-Ion BYD Batteries for Top Chinese Carmaker
600,000 Km Li-Ion BYD Batteries for Top Chinese Carmaker

17 Aug 2009, 14:36 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / BYD has just confirmed it has formed a new partnership with a Chinese automaker to supply lithium-ion batteries for a future electric model. However, BYD hasn't mentioned the name of its partne...

 
GM to Make Li-Ion Volt Batteries at Michigan Plant
GM to Make Li-Ion Volt Batteries at Michigan Plant

13 Aug 2009, 14:56 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / General Motors today announced that Brownstown Township, Mich. plant will make lithium-ion batteries for Chevrolet Volt and other extended-range electric vehicles. The American manufacturer will inv...

 
Volvo Demo Fleet to be Powered by Ener1 Batteries
Volvo Demo Fleet to be Powered by Ener1 Batteries

14 Jul 2009, 10:50 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / We were telling you last month about the partnership between Volvo and the Swedish energy company Vattenfall in developing the carmaker’s first plug-in hybrid set to be launched in 2010. Since...

 
GM Plans to Spend $30 Million on Volt Battery Plant
GM Plans to Spend $30 Million on Volt Battery Plant

21 Jan 2009, 10:06 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / Although sales are not encouraging at all due to the credit crunch, General Motors  seems not to give up its hope for a better future where electric cars will bring a change in the product-line...

 
GM Plans to Build Car Batteries in Michigan
GM Plans to Build Car Batteries in Michigan

13 Jan 2009, 09:04 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / As we reported earlier, US lawmakers intend to put the brake on the supremacy of Asian car batteries and encourage the development of a large-scale production plant for the lithium-ion battery. T...