A123 Systems Inc.

Next big thing for A123 may be shift to small batteries

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 21, 2014
Now that battery-maker A123 Systems has the same corporate parent as Fisker, the supplier's strategy might seem clear: make lithium ion battery packs for electric vehicles. Not so fast. CEO Jason Forcier is eyeing a bigger target.... Read More »

 

Fisker assets spur Chinese duel with patents as top prize

Feb. 7, 2014 06:01 CET
Two Chinese-backed companies are locked in a bidding war, culminating next week, to take over bankrupt carmaker Fisker Automotive. The prize is 18 patents and a possible toehold in the U.S. and Chinese markets.... Read More »

 

Battery maker A123 Systems names new CEO, reorganizes

11:52 am U.S. ET | Oct. 10, 2013
Electric-car battery maker A123 Systems named a new CEO and outlined a new operating strategy as it moves forward after being purchased in bankruptcy by a Chinese company.... Read More »

 

EDITORIAL

How to handle an EV

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 29, 2013
Electric vehicles represent a small, slow-growing market, and nothing will finish off EV demand faster than carmakers' failure to take the segment seriously.... Read More »

 

Ex-battery maker B456 wins court approval for bankruptcy plan

3:19 pm U.S. ET | May 20, 2013
B456 Systems, the bankrupt electric-car battery maker formerly called A123 Systems, won court approval of a plan to exit bankruptcy that pays creditors from the proceeds of selling virtually all its assets.... Read More »

 

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