DETROIT--GM’s assembly plant for its Chevy Volt battery is set to begin production on Thursday. The company claims it will be “the first lithium ion battery pack manufacturing plant in the U.S. operated by a major automaker.”MORE

GM’s assembly plant for its Chevy Volt battery is set to begin production on Thursday. The company claims it will be “the first lithium ion battery pack manufacturing plant in the U.S. operated by a major automaker.” MORE