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Ford pushes for 25% of its vehicles to feature electric power by 2020

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Ford invests $135 million for electric vehicle development at two Michigan sites

Ford Motor Company has announced plans to invest $135 million into two of its Detroit-area plants, creating what the company calls a "center of excellence" for electric vehicles (EVs). The investment will be divided between the company's transaxle plant in Sterling Heights, MI and its Ypsilanti battery plant. Combined, Ford says, 220 new jobs wil

Ford fleet vehicles gets greener with addition of E85, EcoBoost, electric drive and so on

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DC 2010: Ford's Nancy Gioia talks electrification progress, status of Leno's Focus Electrics

We heard from Ford CEO Alan Mulally yesterday about his company's overall work with the U.S. government on energy policy. He's not the only Ford representative at the show worth talking to at the Washington Auto Show, though, and we got to sit down with Nancy Gi

Ford promotes Nancy Gioia to accelerate EV strategy

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Ford announces electric vehicle-to-grid communications system

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Ford to electrify Transit Connect van

When Ford submitted its business plan to Congress, a new electric van was mentioned that is scheduled to debut in 2010 for commercial fleet use. We expect to hear more about the automaker's EV plans in very short order, but in the meantime, CEO Alan Mulally is now indicating that it will be a version of the Transit line that is currently available in Europe and is scheduled to hit A