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Archive for May, 2010

CODA to Site Electric Car Battery Manufacturing Facility in Ohio Pending DOE Loan

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 25 /PRNewswire/ — CODA, a California-based electric car and battery company, announced today its plans to build an automotive-grade lithium ion battery system manufacturing facility in Ohio. CODA is considering several sites within Ohio for the facility, which could employ more than 1,000 skilled manufacturing workers initially. Construction of the facility […] → Continue Reading CODA to Site Electric Car Battery Manufacturing Facility in Ohio Pending DOE Loan

Commerce Secretary Gary Locke to Visit CODA’s Electric Car and Clean Energy Storage Battery Manufacturing Facility

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 21 /PRNewswire/ — CODA, a California-based battery system and electric car company, will host U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke today at the site of the battery manufacturing facility operated by its affiliate, Lio Energy Systems, in Tianjin, China. According to the administration, the scheduled visit is part of the Obama […] → Continue Reading Commerce Secretary Gary Locke to Visit CODA’s Electric Car and Clean Energy Storage Battery Manufacturing Facility

Battery System and Electric Car Manufacturer CODA Closes Oversubscribed Series C Investment Round

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ — CODA, a California-based designer and manufacturer of battery systems and electric cars, announced today the close of a $58 million Series C investment round, increasing total invested capital to more than $125 million. The round, initially capped at $50 million, was increased to accommodate strong investor demand. Aeris […] → Continue Reading Battery System and Electric Car Manufacturer CODA Closes Oversubscribed Series C Investment Round

CODA Automotive Taps David Funston as Vice President of Fleet and Commercial Sales

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire/ — CODA Automotive, a California-based all-electric car and battery company, hired David Funston as Vice President, Fleet and Commercial Sales. Funston is charged with marketing the all-electric CODA sedan to commercial fleet customers including institutions, corporations and municipalities. “The CODA sedan is a practical and affordable option for commercial […] → Continue Reading CODA Automotive Taps David Funston as Vice President of Fleet and Commercial Sales