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November 20, 2015  

2016 Chevrolet Volt wins ‘Green Car of the Year’ award at LA Auto Show

Electric car praised for its extended range.

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October 22, 2015  

GM execs say Chevy Bolt’s range could surpass 200 miles

The Detroit automaker has announced a joint development with Korea’s LG Electronics to design Bolt components.

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July 28, 2015  

Secondary-use Chevy Volt batteries power their way into the record books

4,739 people set a new Guinness World Record for the most number of people generating electricity in one week.

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September 17, 2013  

New GM electric car will travel 320 km on single charge, exec says

If it’s ever built, the car would cost $30,000, considerably cheaper than the $42,000 Chevrolet Volt.

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January 18, 2013  

Michigan university partnership promotes automotive research

Schools have contributed to safety, performance and fuel economy with more than $300 million in auto-related research projects.

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December 19, 2012  

Fill’er up – wirelessly

UBC R&D to boost EV appeal.

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November 28, 2012  

Chrysler looks to boost Fiat sales with new 500s

Automaker introduces electric and 4-door version of its stylish compact.

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November 15, 2012  

GM, ABB demonstrate Chevy Volt battery reuse unit

Used Volt battery packs are packaged into modular unit that provides up to two hours of off-grid electricity.

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October 16, 2012  

GM sets production date for luxury EV

Automaker’s electric Cadillac ELR will be made at the Detroit-Hamtramck plant.

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August 15, 2012  

Fisker names former GM EV head its new CEO

Tony Posawatz led GM’s development of its electric Chevrolet Volt.

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April 25, 2012  

China’s electric car struggles

Low EV sales cause the Asian country to cut back on investments and buyer incentives.

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April 12, 2012  

Explosion at Volt battery lab injures two

GM says incident related to prototype battery testing.

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April 3, 2012  

GM suspends Volt production

Automaker extends summer shutdown to three weeks to control inventory.

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March 5, 2012  

GM suspends Volt production

Automaker halts production of its prized EV at Detroit plant for five weeks

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February 7, 2012  

GM bullfrogs the Volt

General Motors’ Chevrolet Volt is plugging into green energy provider Bullfrog Power to launch a special edition of the electric vehicle (EV).