LG Chem Will be Making Chevy Volt Batteries at its Holland Plant

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The Detroit News - May 7, 2013

LG Chem is launch­ing a long-delayed com­mer­cial pro­duc­tion of lithium ion bat­tery cells for the Chevro­let Volt at its Hol­land, Mich., fac­tory. Tests have been run and July has been tar­geted as the launch time for start of com­mer­cial pro­duc­tion. Ship­ping should begin by late sum­mer. The plant had not pro­duced a sin­gle EV bat­tery even after receiv­ing $143 mil­lion of a $150 mil­lion fed­eral grant.

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