Remember way back in…ah, last month when we said production of battery cells that would be put into the new 2014 Chevrolet Volt had finally begun at the much delayed LG Chem Holland Michigan facility? Forget all that.
Production Of Chevrolet Volt Batteries Shifts Back To South Korea For A Little Bit Longer
Commercial production apparently didn’t last very long as the EPA had some questions about how the cells were being made.
The EPA even went as far as to issue a subpoena on LG Chem to learn what chemicals were used in production. Apparently, the EPA was onto something not approved as of yet for US use as LG came out with a statement about the matter: