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A123 Systems Forms Tech Incubator Division

Troubled battery maker A123 Systems LLC said Wednesday that it’s forming a new division called A123 Venture Technologies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2013

Macomb-OU INCubator Velocity Center

Incubator Client Companies Win Grants To Advance Business Goals

With application assistance from the Macomb-Oakland University INCubator, client companies Dynamic Intelligent Solutions and LogiCoul Solutions LLC, have been awarded $34,000 and $9,872, respectively, from the Business Accelerator Fund of the Michigan Small Business and Technology Development Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2013

Senator Debbie Stabenow . (WWJ File Photo)

Senator: Michigan To Get Battery Research Facilities

Michigan is expected to get two new advanced battery research facilities as part of a five-year, up to $120 million partnership involving the U.S. Department of Energy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2012

Executive Chairman of Ford Motor Company Bill Ford (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Ford On Mackinac: Michigan Can Be Silicon Valley Of High Tech Auto Future

The great-grandson of Henry Ford told the Mackinac Policy Conference Thursday morning that America has a newfound respect for manufacturing, a field that can and should be green.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/31/2012

Monroe CC Career Tech Center

Monroe County CC Starts Work On Career Tech Center

Construction officially Friday on the new $17 million Career Technology Center at Monroe County Community College.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2012

Senator Debbie Stabenow (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)  File

Stabenow Touts Job Creation In Battery Innovation

A U.S. lawmaker from Michigan made a stop in Livonia, Friday, at a local manufacturing facility to talk technology and jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2011

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Johnson Controls Concept Car Demonstrates Future Interior, Battery Tech

Automakers seek interior and battery solutions that improve flexibility, spaciousness and sustainability in their vehicles while offering a compelling user experience for consumers. At the 2011 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Johnson Controls unveiled the ie:3 demonstrator vehicle, a fully electric vehicle based on the popular small car segment that addresses these needs.

01/10/2011

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GM, Argonne Sign Licensing Deal for Advanced Battery Chemistry

General Motors Co. and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory announced Thursday they have reached a worldwide licensing agreement to use Argonne’s patented composite cathode material to make advanced lithium-ion batteries that last […]

01/06/2011

KUBT Gets Engineering Partner

Bloomfield Hills-based KUBT Inc. Tuesday announced an engineering technology partnership with Design Systems Inc. of Farmington Hills. Design Systems will provide facility engineering for upcoming KUBT Inc. battery manufacturing projects.

08/24/2010