19 May '11, 2pm

GM Breaks Ground on First Electric Motor Plant: On Tuesday, GM broke ground on what will be the first electric m...

GM Breaks Ground on First Electric Motor Plant: On Tuesday, GM broke ground on what will be the first electric m...

On Tuesday, GM broke ground on what will be the first electric motor plant built by a major automaker when it opens in 2013. Here GM will build a new rear-wheel drive electric motor…for what? Please please please let it be some kind of sporty Volt -esque plug-in hybrid with rear-wheel drive! I am a Ford guy through and through, but if GM makes a fast, fun, sporty rear-drive coupe that just happens to be a plug-in hybrid, I might have to jump ship. Back to the plant. Called the “GM Baltimore Operations” complex, this new plant will neighbor GM’s Allison transmission plant, which already employs about 200 people. The new plant is expected to employ another 190 people, and will cost about $244.5 million. GM will pay $129 million, the Department of Energy will chip in another $105 million, and state and local governments will contribute another $10.5 million to the project. Th...

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GM Breaks Ground on First Electric Car Motor Plant

GM Breaks Ground on First Electric Car Motor Plant

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ecogeek.org 18 May '11, 4pm

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First Large Scale 24/7 Solar Power Plant to be Constructed in US

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cleantechnica.com 22 May '11, 9am

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grist.org 19 May '11, 7pm

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GM to invest $204 million to make fuel-saving 8-speed trans in Toledo

GM to invest $204 million to make fuel-saving 8...

green.autoblog.com 16 May '11, 12pm

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sustainablebusiness.com 13 May '11, 6pm

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treehugger.com 21 May '11, 4am

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