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Assembly line workers assemble Chevy Volt electric vehicles and Opel Amperas at the General Motors Detroit Hamtramck Assembly Plant October 11, 2011 (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM Willing To Buy Back Volts

General Motors will buy Chevrolet Volts back from any owner who is afraid the electric cars will catch fire, the company’s CEO said Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2011

2011 Chevrolet Volt on test in Little Rock, Arkansas, July 2011 (File)

GM Offer Free Loaner Cars To Volt Owners

General Motors says it will offer free loaner cars to Chevy Volt owners if they’re concerned about the cars catching fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011

Charging a Chevy Volt (WWJ Photo, File)

Electric Car Battery Catches Fire After Crash Test

A Chevrolet Volt that caught fire three weeks after its lithium-ion battery was damaged in a government crash test has regulators taking a harder look at the safety of electric car batteries, federal officials said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2011

(WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Installed In Mt. Clemens

The two stations, now in the Macomb County Administration Building parking lot, were a gift from DTE.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2011

CEQ chair Nancy Sutley in passenger seat of a Chevy Volt in this file photo. (Credit: Dept. of Energy)

CEQ Members Tour GM & Ford Electric Car Operations

Members of the President’s Council on Environmental Quality had the opportunity to tour Ford and General Motors electric car operations in the Detroit-area Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2011

GM is expected to make a major announcement. (AP File Photo)

General Motors To Make Major Announcement Wednesday

It is anticipated that GM will add 2,500 jobs at its Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant, to build its next generation Chevy Impala.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2011

A battery pack for the Chevy Volt awaits installation into the vehicle on the assembly line after General Motors celebrated the official launch of the Chevrolet Volt hybrid electric vehicle at GM's Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly November 30, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. The Volt is an extended-range electric vehicle. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Garage Fire: 2 Electric Cars, 1 Converted From Gas, Origin Of Fire Investigated

A second vehicle–converted from a regular gasoline-powered car to an electric vehicle by the owner–was also in the garage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2011

2011 Chevy Volt (Credit: GM Production Show Car)

Senator Levin Gets His Own Volt

It’s a brand new Chevy Volt for Senator Carl Levin, it’s his first electric vehicle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2011


Bazen Electric Certified To Install EV Charging Stations

Grand Rapids-based Bazen Electric said it had been certified as the residential installer for Level II electric vehicle chargers throughout West Michigan.


General Motors' CEO Dan Akerson speaks at the rollout of the Chevrolet Volt hybrid electric vehicle at Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly November 30, 2010 in Detroit. (Getty Images, File)

GM Downplays Reports Of Second Shift At Detroit-Hamtramck Plant  

General Motors says it’s too early to tell when it may add a 2nd at it’s Detroit-Hamtramck Plant, or how many new workers might be hired.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2011




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