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  1. A123 Sale Approved

    Electric Vehicle Batteries & Plug-In Charging Romney, Limbaugh, and Rove Prepare For The Final Electric Vehicle Beatdown
  2. Opposition to Investment

    Electric Vehicle Batteries & Plug-In Charging
    Here are a couple of articles on political opposition to investment in A123 Systems. Foreign investors are aggressively pursued every day of the week, so opposition is purely self-serving opportunism, which occurs at the expense of the 1300 employees of A123. It is obvious that Rep. Stearns...
  3. ALTe and A123 Systems partner to build extended-range light-duty trucks

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    Last week Ford and Toyota announced a partnership that could lead to hybridized F-Series pickups later this decade, but another alliance made last week could see extended-range F-Series conversions using A123 batteries as soon as next year. In this case, the deal is less a partnership of...
  4. A123 Systems and GM announce large but unspecified battery supply contract

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    Yesterday General Motors announced that it awarded a production contract to A123 Systems for its advanced Nanophosphate® lithium ion batteries. In a phone interview, GM Spokesman Kevin M. Kelly said A123 got the nod over Volt/Ampera battery supplier LG Chem after characteristics proved superior...
  5. Could 'Cambridge Crude' gel battery send fossil fuel toward extinction?

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    File this one under gee whiz, or – if it pans out – file it under in a few years we won't be needing nearly as much gasoline to power motor vehicles anymore. Stories of amazing tech possibilities come out all the time, but one reported last week with more than a little hope attached to it is...