• Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions LLC. It will supply batteries to Ford from facilities in Holland.
• LG Chem-Compact Power. The company is developing batteries for Chevrolet.
• KD Advanced Battery Group LLC, a joint venture with Dow Chemical Co. to build an 800,000-square-foot plant to make batteries for electric and hybrid vehicles.
• A123Systems Inc. It will build a plant in Livonia to make rechargeable lithium-ion batteries for Chrysler Corp.
Unity Studios, the new TV/film production center in Allen Park, also held their official announcement today - the DNews has a good story about them. Altogether, Governor Granholm and MEDC announced 14 projects will create over 7,700 new jobs and bring over $2B in investment to Michigan - you can see the total list here.