1. GE's $70M expansion of battery plant; targeting grid and telecom markets

    GE's $70M expansion of battery plant; targeting grid and telecom markets

    GE announced today [July 10] that it will invest an additional $70 million to expand its Durathon battery manufacturing plant.  The new batteries are half the size of conventional lead acid batteries but last ten times longer.  They are the result of a $100M R&D investment, and are targeted at telecom and utility operators.

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