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Just Say No to Chinese Acquisitions of American Assets

Peter Navarro | Posted 02.11.2013 | Business
Peter Navarro

China's recent acquisition of Michigan battery maker A123 represents yet another step in Beijing's well-orchestrated strategy to surpass the U.S. as both an economic and military power.

Battery Maker Seeks Bankruptcy Court Approval Of Asset Sale

AP | RANDALL CHASE | Posted 02.10.2013 | Green

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Tuesday approved the sale of most of the assets of failed battery maker A123 Systems Inc. to ...

U.S.-Backed Company Could Now Be Backed By China

Reuters | Posted 02.07.2013 | Business

* Wanxiang offers about $260 mln for A123 * Wanxiang beats Johnson Controls/NEC Corp joint bid * Chinese companies have ...

Obama-Backed Battery Maker Flops

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 12.16.2012 | Small Business

DETROIT — Short of cash and hurting from weak sales of electric cars, battery maker A123 Systems Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday...

Solyndra All Over Again?

Reuters | Posted 10.16.2012 | Business

* A123 had received $249 million grant from U.S. government * Romney gets another reason to blast green energy subsidies * A123 to sell automoti...

California's Global Warming Law Is Here to Stay

Dr. Reese Halter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dr. Reese Halter

On Tuesday November 2 the voters of California will not capitulate to big Texas Oil interest.