Money has been allocated to jump-start an advanced battery industry in the United States.
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A Chinese-built electric sedan could be the first on sale in the United States, but it will quickly face competition.
The company will bring vehicles to market in 2012.
The electric propulsion system for GM's new plug-in hybrid gives a silent yet powerful ride.
The company hopes to develop powerful, lightweight lithium-air batteries.
The large facility is meant to reflect a change of direction for the bankrupt company.
Advances could at last make the high-energy batteries practical.
Startup Better Place demonstrates a system for swapping out depleted batteries for charged ones.
Fisker Automotive's Karma could be powered by batteries developed at a national lab.
A spinoff from the Rocky Mountain Institute has developed a 100-miles-per-gallon plug-in hybrid.