Posts Tagged ‘Fisker Automotive’

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    Manufacturing Jobs

    Aug 28, 11 • 183 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Economic Debates, Government, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Our story begins with M.I.T.’s lithium-ion battery research and then takes us to South Korea and China where the batteries are made. Next, in a surprising move, some of the manufacturing returns to the U.S. With $375 million in federal stimulus money

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    Selling Karma (With a Solar Roof)

    Mar 16, 11 • 153 Views • Environment, Government, InnovationNo Comments

    The Fisker Karma car has 2 electric motors, 1 Lithium-ion battery, and 1 internal combustion engine. Depending on the model, you can have a solar panel roof, do 0-60 mph in less than 6 seconds and reach a top speed beyond 125 mph. How?