are the future of the automobile industry and a key to innovation and
leadership in technology and manufacturing in the 21st Century. Our
state pioneered the auto industry and now we are at the vanguard of its
Already, the Chevy Volt is creating and retaining good-paying jobs in Michigan. And Ford’s upcoming Focus Electric will lead to even more jobs.
But all this growth will only happen if the market for electric vehicles is successful. Michigan can be the hub for 21st century auto technology innovation and provide good jobs for future generations, if electric car manufacturing and sales succeed here.
How electric vehicles create jobs (pdf) in Michigan.
Why electric vehicles are good for the environment (pdf) and our state's natural resources.