Items Tagged with 'lithium-ion battery'


Auto supplier rolls out next start-stop battery

January 9, 2015
An auto supplier will unveil a new battery and power system for advanced start-stop vehicles during the North American International Auto Show. Read More

Auto supplier wins Range Rover contract

December 19, 2014
The 2015 hybrid Range Rover will hit the road with lithium-ion batteries produced in the region. Read More

Auto supplier settles 'false claims' suit by feds for $1.2M

November 5, 2013
An auto supplier will pay the United States $1,231,319 to resolve allegations it improperly used a federal grant for manufacturing at the lakeshore, according to U.S. Attorney Patrick A. Miles, Jr. in Grand Rapids. Read More

Lakeshore battery factory closes for weeks

September 9, 2013
| By AP
A lakeshore factory that makes lithium-ion batteries for General Motors is halting production for up to six weeks, because of a controversy over a chemical. Read More

Johnson Controls supplies hybrid truck batteries for $45M DOE grant

June 7, 2013
Johnson Controls, which makes lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles at its Holland plant, will provide the batteries for a U.S Department of Energy project involving large plug-in hybrid trucks. Read More

Federal energy report calls out LG Chem

February 13, 2013
| By AP
A federal energy report accuses a Michigan-based battery maker of wasting federal funds and failing to move production to the state from South Korea. Read More

Holland charges up with new battery-research facility

November 30, 2012
A new energy research team funded by the U.S. Department of Energy to work on advanced batteries and energy storage will include the MSU Bio-economy Institute in Holland and another research lab at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Read More