News 2011

12/20/2011
Can We Build Tomorrow's Breakthroughs?
MIT Technology Review
12/8/2011
A123 CEO on Jobs & Competition
CNBC "Street Signs"
12/8/2011
GM Buys Batteries Less Volatile Than Volt’s for Spark Model
Bloomberg
12/1/2011
Back from China?
The American Prospect
11/14/2011
Supply chain, expanding sales key to growth of battery industry
MiBiz.com
11/8/2011
A123, Japan's IHI form $25M battery tech licensing deal
Mass High Tech
11/1/2011
Safety: The Missing Third Leg in the Energy Storage Stool
IDC Energy Insights
11/1/2011
Hydro-Quebec, UT Resolve Battery IP Claims Against A123
Law360.com
10/26/2011
Chevrolet EV minicar to use A123 battery pack
Automotive Engineering International
10/25/2011
Axeon signs collaboration and supply agreement with A123 Systems to support li-ion battery growth
Fleet World
10/16/2011
Making Green Energy the Norm
NPR (WGBH)
10/15/2011
Electric Car Batteries Creating U.S. Jobs
CBS Evening News
10/13/2011
GM Ditches the Gas Tank in Its New Electric Car
MIT Technology Review
10/12/2011
A123 To Supply Battery Packs To GM All-Electric Car
The Wall Street Journal
10/12/2011
Chevrolet to Produce Spark EV All-Electric Vehicle
10/12/2011
Chevrolet to Sell Purely Electric Spark Hatchback in U.S.
The New York Times
10/12/2011
Why GM's New Electric Chevy Spark Matters
10/11/2011
New Chemistries -- and Lower Costs -- Tantalize Battery Makers
Automotive News
10/3/2011
Car Buyers Win as EV Racing Goes From Two Wheels to Four
Wired.com
10/2/2011
Interview: David Vieau, CEO of A123 Systems,
Platt's Energy Week TV
8/31/2011
Car-Battery Shakeout Ahead
The Wall Street Journal
8/30/2011
Manufacturing a Recovery
The New York Times
8/28/2011
Does America Need Manufacturing?
The New York Time Magazine
8/25/2011
$100 million loan helps Alte, A123 supply Ford truck hybrid powertrains
Crain's Detroit Business
8/25/2011
ALTe Signs Long-Term Supply Agreement With A123 Systems For Advanced Lithium Ion Battery Packs
8/16/2011
A123 Systems Moves From the Lab to the Assembly Line
Energy.gov
8/12/2011
A123 Systems and GM announce large but unspecified battery supply contract
GM-Volt.com
8/11/2011
GM Taps A123 For EV Battery Pack Production
Edmund’s Auto Observer
8/11/2011
GM Awards A123 Systems Contract for Future Battery Packs
8/11/2011
A123 Awarded GM Production Contract; Shares Jump
The Wall Street Journal
8/11/2011
A123 Gets a Much Needed Boost
CNBC.com
8/11/2011
GM awards A123 contract for battery packs
Automotive News
8/11/2011
A123 Rises on GM Electric Car Contract
Bloomberg
8/1/2011
90 Seconds With A123's David Vieau
Automotive News
7/19/2011
Auto Makers, White House Spar on Fuel-Economy Goal
The Wall Street Journal
7/19/2011
U.S. Energy Secretary Chu tours A123 Systems' Michigan battery plant
Detroit News
7/19/2011
Battery maker A123 Systems celebrates hiring of 1,000th Michigan worker
Detroit Free Press
7/18/2011
Powering the future
Automotive Engineering
7/17/2011
A123 To Mark 1,000th Michigan Hire
CBS Detroit
7/16/2011
Rethinking the way we power our cars
The Providence Journal
7/11/2011
Exclusive interview with Jeff Kessen, A123 Systems
Cars 21
7/8/2011
Senator Stabenow visits A123, announces legislation to support battery industry
WYXZ-TV Detroit
6/29/2011
DEC Panel: EVs Huge Opportunity For Michigan
CBS Detroit
6/29/2011
Michigan's electric future focus of Econ Club luncheon
Detroit Free Press
6/28/2011
Electric Vehicles Coming of Age
Fleet Owner
6/14/2011
Stop-start technology isn't going to stop
Automotive News
6/13/2011
Electrifying 100: David Vieau, CEO, A123 Systems, Inc.,
Automotive News
6/9/2011
A Replacement for Lead Acid Batteries,
R&D Magazine
6/8/2011
The Mover: Ford veteran Prytash takes over as CFO for battery maker A123
Mass High Tech
6/1/2011
The right fit for your fleet
Fleet Owner
5/27/2011
The True Cost of Gasoline
Industry Week
5/25/2011
Prime Time for Batteries
SAE Vehicle Electrification
5/25/2011
In Enery Storage, Materials Matter
SAE Vehicle Electrification
5/25/2011
A Car Battery at Half the Price
MIT Technology Review
5/22/2011
How you build innovation: The change game: Four CEOs reveal their secrets,
The Boston Globe
5/22/2011
Globe 100 Innovators: The revolution on batteries
The Boston Globe
5/20/2011
Tapping Potential: CEO leads A123 through challenges and changes, including an IPO
Boston Business Journal
5/15/2011
150 fascinating, fun, important, interesting, lifesaving, life-altering, bizarre and bold ways that MIT has made a difference
The Boston Globe
5/12/2011
A123 Systems to supply li-ion battery modules to Smith Electric Vehicles
AutoBlog Green
5/10/2011
12-volt battery gets a makeover as automakers shift to more electric parts
Automotive News
5/10/2011
Executive Decision
CNBC
5/9/2011
A123 Systems to supply battery modules to Smith Electric Vehicles for electric trucks
Green Car Congress
5/9/2011
A123 Gets Needed Jolt With EV Truck Contract
Edmund’s Auto Observer
5/6/2011
Job Numbers Come In Stronger Than Expected
MSNBC
5/5/2011
A123 signs on as sponsor of TTXGP electric motorcycle racing series
Los Angeles Times
5/1/2011
Growth In Jobs Belies Rust Belt’s Reputation
Financial Times
5/1/2011
State of Charge
Car and Driver
4/21/2011
A123 Systems Takes Its Batteries Racing
Wired.com
4/21/2011
A123 Systems plant in Livonia will power racing motorcycles
Crain’s Detroit Business
3/31/2011
A123Systems targeting stop-start/micro-hybrid market with 12V Li-ion Nanophosphate Engine Start Battery
Green Car Congress
3/24/2011
Automakers, DOE Tap A123 to Develop Smaller Battery for Hybrids
Edmunds.com Green Car Advisor blog
3/23/2011
USABC AWARDS $8 MILLION ADVANCED BATTERY TECHNOLOGY CONTRACT TO A123 SYSTEMS
USCAR.com
3/15/2011
Batteries Are Ready to Replace Gas Tanks
The Atlantic
3/14/2011
The 10 Most Innovative Companies in Transportation
Fast Company
2/28/2011
Finding the 'next big thing' to create jobs
MSNBC
2/22/2011
MIT’s Technology Review Unveils 2011 TR50 List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies
Technology Review
2/11/2011
90 Seconds With A123's Jason Forcier
Automotive News
2/2/2011
A123-powered Killacycle featured on PBS series “Making Stuff: Cleaner” (See Chapter 2)
PBS
2/2/2011
Growing an American Electric Car Industry, a Tale of Two Companies
The New York Times
1/14/2011
Q&A with A123 Systems
Just-Auto.com
1/9/2011
Finally: Help wanted in Michigan as firms hiring again
Detroit Free Press

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