TOKYO (Reuters) - Mitsubishi Motors Corp <7211.T> on Tuesday recalled 4,313 Outlander SUV plug-in hybrids in Japan to fix faulty lithium-ion batteries that may overheat, the second time it has asked most owners to bring the vehicle in for repairs. Full story
A sensor problem was found Sunday in one of the exchanged batteries for a Japan Airlines Boeing 787 jet but did not pose a safety risk, a Japanese broadcaster reported. The Boeing Co. jets had been grounded for four months until their safety could be reconfirmed. Full story
TROY, Michigan (Reuters) - For nearly two years, a team of former Chevrolet Volt and Toyota Prius engineers has been working on the next big thing in electric cars: the latest version of the 154-year-old lead-acid battery. Full story
Boeing said its proposed fix for problems relating to the lithium-ion batteries on its 787 Dreamliner would eliminate the risk of fire, as the company tries to get the jet flying again. NBCNews.com's Alex Witt reports.
Airbus drops lithium ion batteries; Blackstone redeems some investor capital from SAC; CalSTRS will oppose dual chairman/CEO role at Disney, and other headlines, with Martin Sorrell, CEO, WPP. CNBC's Joe Kernen & Becky Quick. And a look at the European...
Craig Timberg, Washington Post reporter, discusses whether there is too much risk associated with lithium-ion batteries.
Boeing defends use of lithium ion batteries on Dreamliner jets, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Mary Schiavo, aviation attorney, weighs in.
Consumers are lining up at stores up and down the East Coast before they even open, hoping to stock up on the generators, water, flashlights, and batteries that are flying off the shelves. NBC’s Jeff Rossen reports from a packed Home Depot in Queens, N.Y.
A Ford Motor production worker assembles batteries for Ford electric and hybrid vehicles at the Ford Rawsonville Assembly Plant in Ypsilanti Twsp, Michigan November 7, 2012. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook
REFILE - CORRECTING SPELLING OF LAST NAME OF BOEING'S CEOBoeing Commercial Airplanes Chief Executive Ray Conner gets off an All Nippon Airways' Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane after a test flight at Haneda airport in Tokyo April 28, 2013. ANA, the Japanese launch customer for Boeing Co's 787, flew its
Boeing Commercial Airplanes Chief Executive Ray Connor gets off an All Nippon Airways' Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane after a test flight at Haneda airport in Tokyo April 28, 2013. ANA, the Japanese launch customer for Boeing Co's 787, flew its first Dreamliner in more than three months on Sunday to t
Show promoters for Motolite batteries sit on a jeepney as they pose for photographers during the Manila International Auto show in Pasay, Metro Manila April 4, 2013. REUTERS/Erik De Castro (PHILIPPINES - Tags: BUSINESS SOCIETY TRANSPORT LOGO)