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The abandoned Ford Wixom Assembly Plant is shown September 10, 2009. (Getty Images)

New Tax Credit Brings 750 Jobs To Old Ford Wixom Plant

Michigan lawmakers have approved a large tax credit that’ll bring new life to the boarded up Ford Wixom plant.

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Battery Plant Opens In Livonia

Massachusetts-based A123 Systems Monday formally opened what it called the largest lithium-ion battery production plant in North America.   A123’s new Livonia plant is expected to expand A123’s manufacturing capabilities by up to 600 megawatt-hours […]


Lithium-Ion Battery Plant Opening In Livonia

Massachusetts-based A123 Systems will formally open its new lithium-ion battery manufacturing plant in Livonia Monday. More than 300 employees are already at work at the plant, manufacturing automotive battery cells and packs, and the company […]


Obama Touts Investment In Mich. Battery Plant

Seeking to boost economic spirits, President Barack Obama on Thursday hailed the construction of another car-battery plant as a symbol of a made-in-America rebound from desperate times.