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  1. Fisker's Karma may relaunch in 2015Read the original story

    Friday | The Orange County Register

    A plan for Fisker Automotive is solidifying that would put the company's gas-electric hybrid Karma luxury automobile back on the road in mid-2015.

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  2. Report: New Fisker claims 50-50 chance it will build cars in DelawareRead the original story

    Friday | Autoblog

    As soon as the bankrupt Fisker Automotive started crawling back from the dead, rumors that the new owners would restart production of the Karma plug-in hybrid crawled as well .

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  3. Energy Dept. dangles low-interest financing for suppliersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... of Energy used the program to lend about $8.4 billion to Ford Motor Co. , Nissan , Tesla Motors and Fisker Automotive . Suppliers were always eligible, but none secured funding. Now, under Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, the program is being ...

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  4. The Guy Behind Failed Fisker Automotive Is Back With A Motorcycle DesignRead the original story

    Thursday | Greenwich Citizen

    Henrik Fisker, the founder of recently bankrupt electric car venture Fisker Automotive , is back in the public eye with his first motorcycle design.

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  5. Report: Hybrid Tech just made $65 million from bankrupt Fisker loanRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Autoblog

    We can now see at least one possible reason for why Hybrid Tech Holdings LLC bought the US Department of Energy's loan to Fisker Automotive last year for $25 million .

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  6. Why Keystone XL isn't a done deal - Hong Kong billionaire could...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Politico

    ... Richard Li will turn a nice profit from its purchase last fall of DOE's loan to the now-bankrupt Fisker Automotive. DOE sold the outstanding $164 million loan in November to Li's Hybrid Technology LLC for $25 million, but Wanxiang later outbid Li ...

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  7. Exclusive: Kleiner Perkins raising $1.2 billion for new fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Fortune

    ... eentech group also has added Paul Yeh, who previously was director of strategy and business development at Fisker Automotive.

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  8. Fisker Creditors Reach DealRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | WRKO-AM Brighton

    Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li is expected to make a sizable profit on the Fisker Automotive loan he bought from the U.S. Department of Energy.

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  9. Chrysler Pulls Request for DOE Loan for Hybrid and Electric VehiclesRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2012 | Automobile Magazine

    ... loan program, $5.9 billion went to Ford; $1.4 billion went to Nissan; and $529 million went to Fisker Automotive. In January 2011, General Motors withdrew its application for a loan. If Chrysler could pull it off without taking loans from the ...

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  10. Energy Department Revives Stimulus Loans as Another Electric Vehicle Company StallsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Heartland Institute

    ... etc. - are enormous wastes. In light of the hundreds of millions of dollars that other companies like Fisker Automotive , Ecotality and A123 Systems received, Smith's $32 million in grants is comparatively modest. But perhaps no company was less ...

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  11. Energy Dept. to suppliers: Funds available for efficient-vehicle programsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... of Energy used the program to lend about $8.4 billion to Ford Motor Co. , Nissan , Tesla Motors and Fisker Automotive . Suppliers were always eligible, but none secured funding. Now, under Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, the program is being ...

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  12. Energy Dept. dangles low-interest financing for suppliersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... of Energy used the program to lend about $8.4 billion to Ford Motor Co. , Nissan , Tesla Motors and Fisker Automotive . Suppliers were always eligible, but none secured funding. Now, under Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, the program is being ...

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  13. US: Obama administration to revive green car programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | INAUTONEWS

    ... for America's electric sweetheart - Tesla - that repaid its loan earlier than anticipated, in the case of Fisker Automotive the taxpayers lost their money. Now, the administration says it has around $16 billion left and wants to rethink the program ...

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  14. Rivalry: Tesla vs FiskerRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2010 | Automobile Magazine

    ... going solo in 2005. After two years reskinning production vehicles and working as a consultant, he founded Fisker Automotive. Shortly after delivering a design for Tesla's Model S sedan, Henrik Fisker announced his own high-dollar green car, the ...

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  15. Energy Dept. dangles low-interest financing for suppliersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Crain's Detroit Business

    ... of Energy used the program to lend about $8.4 billion to Ford Motor Co. , Nissan , Tesla Motors and Fisker Automotive . Suppliers were always eligible, but none secured funding. Now, under Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, the program is being ...

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  16. DOE restarting loan program blasted by GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | USA Today

    ... car maker Tesla Motors received a huge loan and paid it all back with interest. But plug-in hybrid maker Fisker Automotive failed, and the whole affair had Republicans raising questions about whether the federal government belongs in the business of ...

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  17. Chrysler Pulls Request for DOE Loan for Hybrid and Electric VehiclesRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2012 | Automobile Magazine

    ... loan program, $5.9 billion went to Ford; $1.4 billion went to Nissan; and $529 million went to Fisker Automotive. In January 2011, General Motors withdrew its application for a loan. If Chrysler could pull it off without taking loans from the ...

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  18. Vehicles' Fuel Economy Grows, Even as Clean Energy Sector StallsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | US News & World Report

    ... that had received about a half-billion dollars in loans under a different Energy Department program. Fisker Automotive , an electric carmaker that had received about $200 million in federal loans, also later unraveled. Overall, before the ATVM ...

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  19. After Fisker Debacle, Obama Revives Stalled Green Car Loan ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Forbes.com

    ... batteries, and has since repaid its loan. The green car program did back a couple of dogs, however. Fisker Automotive, which produced $100,000 plug-in hybrid sports cars, went bankrupt after drawing $193 million of its $529 million ATVM loan, and ...

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  20. DOE overhauls controversial vehicle tech loan programRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Hill

    ... businesses. They've pointed to high-profile failures of companies that have received DOE loans, such as Fisker Automotive. The company planned to build long-range electric vehicles and received a $529 million commitment from DOE. But Fisker declared ...

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