Massachusetts-based A123 Systems plans to celebrate hiring its 1,000th Michigan employee Monday. Scheduled to attend are United States Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, U.S. Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), U.S. Rep. Sander Levin (D-Royal Oak) and […]
General Motors Co. is piloting autonomous, electric city cars called EN-Vs in Shanghai, China. Thursday night at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference, GM’s North America president, Mark Reuss, proposed the second pilot be held in Detroit
ALTe Powertrain Technologies, the Auburn Hills developer of a range-extended electric powertrain, last week signed a letter of intent to form a joint venture with Plymouth-based Inmatech Inc., a developer of advanced supercapacitors, to produce and sell hybrid electric storage devices composed of batteries, supercapacitors and control electronics.