Governor talks business recruitment and retention
Jun 25, 2009 12:20 PM
CIO says auto maker seeking smarter use of energy as TVA studies impact of EVs on grid
Jun 23, 2009 3:14 PM
Project will add up to 1,300 jobs, prep factory for 2012 production of electrics
Jun 23, 2009 12:06 PM
Speaking to reporters after his company shareholders' meeting in Tokyo, Carlos Ghosn said Nissan will build electric cars and the batteries that will power them in Tennessee. The initial production capacity of 100,000 suggests the auto maker's investment could reach $1 billion based on numbers Nikkei first reported a few days ago.
Jun 23, 2009 12:56 AM
The auto maker – which is in the process of being acquired by a Chinese conglomerate – says it will likely pick either Detroit or Nashville for its headquarters, places where its CEO says “other automotive manufacturers have chosen to collect.” Hmm, ya think China Airlines flying cargo into BNA on a very regular basis might help us here?
Jun 22, 2009 11:01 PM
A Japanese paper says Nissan plans to invest at least $500 million into electric-car production lines at its Smyrna plant. The company, which is on track to begin building electric cars in Japan in the fall of 2010, early this year applied for a Department of Energy loan to help it make more energy-efficient cars.
Jun 20, 2009 12:05 PM