Items Tagged with 'lithium-ion battery'


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