GE Is Freezing Its Pension Plan For 20,000 US WorkersGeneral Electric announced Monday it will freeze its US pension plan for about 20,000 workers to help clean up the company's beleaguered balance sheet.
Michigan Matters: Michigan's Brain Drain ProblemThis week on Michigan Matters, with nearly 40 percent of recent graduates from Michigan’s colleges leaving the state for other places. host Carol Cain explores the topic of “brain drain.”
GE, Ford, University of Michigan Working to Extend Battery Life for EVsIn what could propel electric vehicles miles down the road toward commercial viability, GE researchers, in partnership with Ford Motor Co. and the University of Michigan, will develop a smart, miniaturized sensing system that has the potential to significantly extend the life of car batteries over conventional battery systems used in electric vehicles today.
DTE Energy Selects Advanced GE Technology for Four Wind Projects in MichiganGE has received contracts to supply 137 wind turbines to DTE Energy for wind projects in lower Michigan.
Protesters Target GE Shareholders Meeting In DetroitOver 1,000 protestors converged on the Renaissance Center to make some noise at the General Electric Annual Shareholders meeting.
GE Recalls Gas Rangetop Due To Explosion HazardGE has announced a voluntary recall of their gas rangtops with grills due to an explosion hazard.
MEDC: 2,912 Jobs, $113.6 Million Investment
GE's GR Plant Providing Systems for China’s First Large Aircraft