Another company that received backing from the U.S. Department of Energy files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Lithium ion battery company seeks to expand its auto business with government loan and grant programs while testing power grid energy storage with utilities.
Lithium-ion car battery maker Ener1 leads $5.7 million "interim financing" to restart production of small Think City all-electric car to market.
It's a big week for some of the smaller fry in electric cars--Phoenix, Altair and Ener1
The state that's home to Think's U.S. assembly plant is the first customer to receive fleet of American-made City cars. It plans to study the impact of electric cars on grid.
The publicly traded firm thus becomes the latest government-backed energy company to file for Chapter 11 amid strong competition and soft demand.
Think Global has been acquired by one of its investors and plans to restart production of the small all-electric sedan in the first quarter of next year.
Automotive news reports on EnerDel's plans for reusing electric car batteries.
Automotive news reports on Fisker's plans and challenges in producing its hybrid cars.
Norwegian company plans to enter the U.S. market with 500 cars by year's end and begin "low volume production" in Indiana in 2011.