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Audi Bringing 300-Mile EV To Detroit Auto Show

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Audi has announced plans to debut a 300-mile electric car in January at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit to rival TeslaThe post Audi Bringing 300-Mile EV To Detroit Auto Show appeared first on Gas 2.

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on Nov 21, 2014 at 02:20 PM

EPA, MDEQ and UP Officials Celebrate Removal of Lake Superior Area of Concern from Binational List of Toxic Hotspots (MI)

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ISHPEMING, MICHIGAN -- U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 Administrator/Great Lakes National Program Manager Susan Hedman today joined Ishpeming Mayor Mike Tall, state officials and local residents at Deer Lake in Ishpeming, Michigan, to mark the removal of this toxic hotspot from a binat...

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on Nov 13, 2014 at 05:50 PM
Detroit wins court approval...

Detroit wins court approval for plan to exit bankruptcy

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By Lisa Lambert DETROIT (Reuters) - Detroit won U.S. Bankruptcy Court approval on Friday for a road map to end its fiscal free fall and revitalize a city sinking under a huge debt load and dysfunctional government. Judge Steven Rhodes approved the city's plan to shed about $7 billion of its $18 billion of debt and obligations and plow $1.7 billion into improvements, finding it both fair to cred...

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on Nov 07, 2014 at 09:50 PM
Michigan voters say    No  ...

Michigan voters say No to wolf hunting

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However, the voter’s choice won’t be the final say.

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on Nov 06, 2014 at 09:20 AM
Obama stumps in Michigan, w...

Obama stumps in Michigan, where his popularity is still strong

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By Roberta Rampton DETROIT (Reuters) - President Barack Obama made his lone campaign appearance with a Democrat running for Senate on Saturday in Michigan, urging voters to remember how his administration helped rescue the auto industry when he first took office in 2009. Obama, whose unpopularity has left him on the sidelines leading up to Tuesday’s midterm elections, spoke to a crowd of about ...

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on Nov 02, 2014 at 12:20 AM

EPA Announces Removal of Two Toxic Hotspots on Lake Superior and Lake Michigan from Binational List (HQ)

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CHICAGO ? The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that two U.S. Areas of Concern, Deer Lake in the Lake Superior basin and White Lake in the Lake Michigan basin, have been removed from the binational list of toxic hotspots that were targeted for cleanup in the U.S.-Canada Grea...

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on Oct 30, 2014 at 02:20 PM
Detroit Electric Reveals Ne...

Detroit Electric Reveals New Fastback Design for the SP:01 Electric Sports Car

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Detroit Electric has revealed the final exterior design of its electric two-seater sports car, the SP:01. What will be the world's fastest production electric car upon release now features a new fastback coupe design. Back in 2013, the SP:01 was revealed

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on Oct 29, 2014 at 06:50 PM
Wolf hunt up for vote on Mi...

Wolf hunt up for vote on Michigan s November ballot

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Does the state of Michigan need a wolf hunt? Voters will get the chance to weigh in.

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on Oct 29, 2014 at 08:20 AM

GM To Build More Chevy Volt Parts In Michigan

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GM announced that it will build its second-generation electric drive unit in Warren, Michigan to bring the domestic content of the Chevy Volt above 70%The post GM To Build More Chevy Volt Parts In Michigan appeared first on Gas 2.

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on Oct 28, 2014 at 06:20 PM

Detroit Electric SP:01 Revealed In Production Form

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The Detroit Electric SP:01 has been revealed (again) with an altered-but-still-obviously-Lotus look. Can this Tesla clone pick up where Elon Musk left off?The post Detroit Electric SP:01 Revealed In Production Form appeared first on Gas 2.

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on Oct 28, 2014 at 04:20 PM