EV battery maker LG will add up to 1,200 jobs in Michigan

LG Chem Michigan Inc.’s plant is Holland, Mich., is seen on this March 15, 2013 photograph. Electrical automobile battery maker LG Vitality Resolution, a joint-venture companion with automaker Basic Motors, plans a $1.7 billion enlargement in western Michigan that can add as much as 1,200 jobs by 2025. The venture on the firm’s web site […]

Mercedes opens Alabama battery plant, adding up to 600 jobs

Credit score: Pixabay/CC0 Public Area Mercedes-Benz has opened a brand new electrical automobile battery manufacturing facility close to Tuscaloosa, Alabama, that can create as much as 600 new jobs. The German automaker stated Tuesday that the plant in Bibb County opened just a few months earlier than Mercedes plans to start out making two all-electric […]

Ford, battery maker face job requirement for Tennessee plant

Tennessee Gov. Invoice Lee speaks throughout a presentation on the deliberate manufacturing unit to construct electrical F-Collection vans and the batteries to energy future electrical Ford and Lincoln automobiles on, Sept. 28, 2021, in Memphis, Tenn. Ford Motor Co. and a South Korean firm must create greater than 5,000 full-time jobs at a deliberate electrical […]

Rivian R1S, R1T with Max-Range 400+-Mile Battery Delayed to 2023

Rivian is pushing again manufacturing of its R1T and R1S with the most important Max battery pack to 2023. Fashions outfitted with the Discover bundle additionally will not see manufacturing till 2023. All 2022 Rivian vans and SUVs out within the coming 12 months will probably be outfitted with the Massive battery pack and the […]

Ford Confirms 2022 F-150 Lightning EV Battery Specs

Ford has confirmed the 2022 F-150 Lightning electrical pickup’s usable battery capacities to Automotive and Driver. There are two choices: a 98.0-kWh Normal Vary battery pack concentrating on as much as 230 miles of vary, and a 131.0-kWh Prolonged Vary pack that Ford claims will provide as much as 300 miles. Orders will open subsequent […]

GM venture picks Michigan for 3rd US-based EV battery plant

Common Motors and a joint-venture accomplice plan to construct an electrical car battery manufacturing facility in Lansing, Michigan, their third such manufacturing facility within the U.S. The businesses’ plans have been revealed Friday in paperwork posted on town’s web site. They are saying the plant would price as much as $2.5 billion and make use […]

GM reaches deal with LG to pay for Bolt battery recall costs

This April 5, 2021 file picture reveals the brand of LG Electronics Inc. exterior of the corporate’s workplace constructing in Seoul, South Korea. LG Electronics has reached a take care of Common Motors to pay as a lot as $2 billion to reimburse the automaker for the price of recalling Chevrolet Bolt electrical autos as […]

Battery Pack Prices Have Dropped By 87% Since 2008

The Division of Power’s Car Applied sciences Workplace estimates that the value of EV batteries has dropped significantly during the last 13 years. Inside EVs crunched the numbers of a number of research and printed papers, and the figures are stunning. In line with the DOE, the value of an EV lithium-ion battery pack has […]

GM building giant battery development lab in Detroit suburb

This Jan. 27, 2020 file picture reveals a Common Motors emblem on the Common Motors Detroit-Hamtramck Meeting plant in Hamtramck, Mich. Common Motors says it is constructing an enormous new electrical car battery lab in Michigan. There scientists will work on chemistry to chop prices 60% over present automobiles and permit individuals to journey 500 […]

Mercedes-Benz joins European EV battery joint venture

This Jan. 19, 2021 file picture reveals the Stellantis signal outdoors the Chrysler Expertise Heart in Auburn Hills, Mich. Luxurious automaker Mercedes-Benz is teaming up with Stellantis and TotalEnergies in a European electrical automobile battery three way partnership, Automotive Cells Co. The companions in Automotive Cells plan to extend the corporate’s industrial capability to no […]