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Ford picks Johnson Controls-Saft to supply batteries for PHEV Escapes

When Ford handed over the keys to a plug-in Escape hybrid to Southern California Edison last December, one of many secrets the companies kept to themselves was which battery maker was responsible for the lithium-ion batteries fulfilling the

EVS23: Ford hands over the plug-in Escape hybrid to SCE

Representatives from Ford and Southern California Edison were obviously quite excited about a big event on Monday at EVS23, where Ford's Sue Cischke (second from left), senior vice president, Sustainability, Environment and Safety Engineering and Nancy Gioia (right), director, Sustainable Mobility, drove up in a plug-in Ford Escape hybrid right to the doors of the Anaheim Convention Center. There, two representatives from SCE (whose names I misp

Will the Blue Oval's new plug-in hybrids be named the Ford Extend?

Sometimes, when our helpful readers send in a note to the AutoblogGreen tip line, the message gets lost in the shuffle. You might be able to relate to having an overstuffed email inbox, and know that sometimes things just don't get read on time. Today, I'm finally writing about a tip sent in my reader Mork a good three weeks ago. I was trying to clean out the email pile and noticed that we'd missed this story. Considering that it might reveal a littl

Has Ford seen the light? Plug-in hybrid Escort coming in 2010?

You'd think a story like this would be all over the place, but as of right now, only Next Energy News is onto the announcement of a 100 mpge (mpg equivalent) plug-in Ford Escort hybrid due in 2010.