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  1. Saleen, bullish on EVs, reinvents Tesla Model SRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Automotive News

    ... the 4Sixteen project was vice president of advanced engineering Sven Etzelsberger, a five-year veteran of Fisker Automotive whom Saleen hired in 2013 after the fledging EV maker laid off most of its workforce ahead of its bankruptcy filing. "Our ...

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  2. GM veteran, Fisker boss Posawatz to join INRIX boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Automotive News

    Tony Posawatz, the former vehicle line director for the Chevrolet Volt who also briefly headed Fisker Automotive, has joined the board of directors for telematics company INRIX.

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  3. INRIX Appoints Former General Motors Executive Tony Posawatz to Its Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | WJRT

    ... and clean tech consultancy. Before founding Invictus iCAR, Mr. Posawatz served as President and CEO of Fisker Automotive from to August 2013. Previously, Mr. Posawatz was an executive at GM where he helped lead the company's full-size truck business ...

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  4. Nuclear startup Transatomic Power scores seed funding from Founders FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | GigaOM

    ... bets, in the wake of some weak returns and high-profile bankruptcies from companies like Solyndra and Fisker Automotive. But there have been some big successes, too, like Tesla Motors, SolarCity, Opower and others. While I wouldn't expect the same ...

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  5. After fixing '250 bugs,' Fisker electric cars will resume production - in FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | VentureBeat

    ... second model-perhaps under a different name than Atlantic-once production of the Karma resumes. The former Fisker Automotive halted Karma assembly at the Valmet plant in Finland in July 2012, following a battery-pack recall due to defective ...

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  6. Here come Chinese suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Automotive News

    ... Ohio, plant. * Wanxiang Group Co., China's largest producer of chassis components, acquired bankrupt Fisker Automotive and aims to resume vehicle production. * The corporate parent of Yapp Automotive Parts Co., China's largest supplier of plastic ...

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  7. Here come Chinese suppliersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Automotive News

    ... Ohio, plant. * Wanxiang Group Co., China's largest producer of chassis components, acquired bankrupt Fisker Automotive and aims to resume vehicle production. * The corporate parent of Yapp Automotive Parts Co., China's largest supplier of plastic ...

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  8. Fisker Karma Finnish Production To Resume Following Fixes, New Model LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | GreenCarReports

    ... model--perhaps under a different name than Atlantic--once production of the Karma resumes. The former Fisker Automotive halted Karma assembly at the Valmet plant in Finland in July 2012, following a battery-pack recall due to defective lithium-ion ...

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  9. Fisker Automotive Bankruptcy Plan OkayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | SocalTECH.com

    The Costa Mesa-based company once known as Fisker Automotive --now known as FA Liquidating Corp. and FAH Liquidating Corp.--has received court approval of its Chapter 11 plan.

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  10. Bankruptcy court approves Fisker sale to Chinese firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Business Times

    A bankruptcy court has approved the sale of one-time star electric carmaker Fisker Automotive to the Chinese auto parts group Wanxiang, the US firm said Monday [WASHINGTON] A bankruptcy court has approved the sale of one-time star electric carmaker Fisker Automotive to the Chinese auto parts group Wanxiang, the US firm said on Monday.

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  11. Wanxiang finds success in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | China Daily

    ... battery developer A123 System for $256.6 million in 2013. Last February, the unit bought the assets of Fisker Automotive, a manufacturer of plug-in hybrid sports cars, for $149.2 million. Pin Ni, president of Wanxiang Group, said for any company ...

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  12. Fisker's Chinese owner plans 2nd model after Karma output resumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Automotive News

    The Chinese owner of Fisker Automotive hopes to launch a second model that would join the $100,000 Karma luxury plug-in hybrid in three years, according to the company's chairman.

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  13. China's FDI in US shifts to real estate, manufacturingRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | China Daily

    ... x86 server unit ($2.3 billion) and Motorola Mobility ($2.91 billion) and the takeover of electric carmaker Fisker Automotive.

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  14. Fisker's Chinese owner plans 2nd model after Karma output resumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Automotive News

    The Chinese owner of Fisker Automotive hopes to launch a second model that would join the $100,000 Karma luxury plug-in hybrid in three years, according to the company's chairman.

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  15. Solyndra-like Success? Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz Touts Upsides of Failed LoansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | US News & World Report

    ... at a significant cost to taxpayers," Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., said last fall , after electric car company Fisker Automotive went under , costing the Energy Department $139 million. "From Fisker and Vehicle Production Group, to the Chinese-owned ...

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  16. Fisker creditors don't object to $750k paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | The News Journal

    ... said it would not register an objection. FAH Liquidating Corp, the holding company for the bankrupt Fisker Automotive, is seeking a payment of $750,000 as a fee to the Chief Restructuring Officer Mark Beilinson's professional services firm, ...

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  17. Federal gov't expands funding for renewable techRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... to taxpayer funding of bankrupt companies such as Solyndra, a solar panel manufacturer, and more recently, Fisker Automotive, an electric car manufacturer. According to some observers, Obama's plan is biased against natural gas and clean coal. Since ...

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  18. Battery maker A123 of China's Wanxiang resurrects from bankruptcyRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | People's Daily Online

    ... become a big part of our lives. As a sign of his confidence in electric vehicles, Ni said Wanxiang bought Fisker Automotive, a first-class electric vehicle manufacturer, early this year, to make the company's electric vehicle production chain ...

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  19. Cleantech's Death Has Been Greatly ExaggeratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | TechCrunch

    Clean tech's big dream of a more energy efficient future fueled by renewable power sources didn't die with the high profile bankruptcies of companies like Solyndra , A123 Systems , and Fisker Automotive .

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  20. Federal gov't expands funding for renewable techRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... to taxpayer funding of bankrupt companies such as Solyndra, a solar panel manufacturer, and more recently, Fisker Automotive, an electric car manufacturer. According to some observers, Obama's plan is biased against natural gas and clean coal. Since ...

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