Production of the Fisker Karma could relaunch in mid-2016

January 28, 2016 by  
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It’s been almost four years since production of the Fisker Karma stalled after the automaker filed bankruptcy. Now, freshly re-branded with the new name Karma Automotive and a new owner, production of the Karma will reportedly restart sometime this year at a new plant in Southern California. Karma Automotive’s new Chinese owner Wanxiang  has reportedly signed an 11-year lease for a new building in Moreno Valley, CA that is estimated to be worth $30 million. Read the rest of Production of the Fisker Karma could relaunch in mid-2016

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The Fisker Karma: A candidate for resurrection or DOA?

January 20, 2016 by  
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Fisker Debts Pile Up as Landlord and Web Designer Claim $700,000 in Unpaid Bills

April 18, 2013 by  
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The past few weeks have seen a rapid unraveling of Fisker Automotive’s stability, as CEO Henrik Fisker announced his resignation , bankruptcy rumors swirled and the company laid off 75 percent of its work force. And now, as GigaOM reports , lawsuits against Fisker are starting to pile up, lending further credence to suggestions that the company will soon file for bankruptcy. Both Fisker’s landlords and the automaker’s web designer have filed claims totaling $700,000 in allegedly unpaid bills. Read the rest of Fisker Debts Pile Up as Landlord and Web Designer Claim $700,000 in Unpaid Bills Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: fisker , Fisker Automotive , Fisker bankruptcy , fisker debt , fisker karma , fisker lawsuit , fisker layoff , henrik fisker , hybrid car , plug-in hybrid        

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Rumor Has it Fisker Automotive May File for Bankruptcy

April 3, 2013 by  
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Several news organizations are reporting that the U.S. government-backed electric vehicle company Fisker Karma is seeking counsel from a law firm that specializes in bankruptcy proceedings. Recipients of a $529 million loan from the Department of Energy, the company produces luxury electric vehicles popular with celebrities such as Leonardo Di Caprio and Justin Bieber . But ABC News , which is drawing comparisons between Fisker and solar manufacturer Solyndra that famously filed for bankruptcy in 2011, claims that while the firm has paid off its loan interest payments, it will struggle to meet a major principle payment due at the end of April. Read the rest of Rumor Has it Fisker Automotive May File for Bankruptcy Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bankruptcy , Department of Energy , electric vehicles , fisker , fisker karma , green cars , green transportation , justin bieber , News , obama administration , solar , solyndra

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Global Wind Power Production to Break 300,000 MW This Year, Could Top 425,000 MW by 2015

April 3, 2013 by  
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Photo via Shutterstock After reaching record levels of production in 2012, the world’s wind power generation is set to continue along a sharp incline to reach 300,000 MW by the end of 2013. With some major projects announced in the past few months, China , Denmark the EU and the US remain among the primary producers of the world’s wind power, while Japan hopes to soon become home to the world’s largest offshore wind farm as nations in Eastern Europe and Latin America begin to harness their own wind potential. Furthermore, presently operating wind turbines alone could already—at European levels of production—provide carbon free power for over 450 million homes world-wide . Read the rest of Global Wind Power Production to Break 300,000 MW This Year, Could Top 425,000 MW by 2015 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “wind power” , california wind farm , china wind , denmark energy , global wind power capacity , offshore wind , palm springs wind , renewable energy , wind capacity , wind power production , world wind power generation

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Fisker Automotive Founder Henrik Fisker Resigns Over ‘Major Disagreements’ with Business Strategy

March 14, 2013 by  
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Here’s a bit of surprising news: Fisker Automotive ‘s founding partner and executive chairman Henrik Fisker has resigned. Fisker Automotive has confirmed his resignation, but with very little details as to why. According to an email from Henrik Fisker announcing his resignation, he left the company that he helped create because of “several major disagreements . . . with the Fisker Automotive executive management on the business strategy.” Read the rest of Fisker Automotive Founder Henrik Fisker Resigns Over ‘Major Disagreements’ with Business Strategy Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric car , fisker , Fisker Atlantic , fisker karma , fisker plug in hybrid , green car , green transportation , henrik fisker , hybrid car

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Justin Bieber Pulled Over by Cops for Speeding in his Chrome Fisker Karma

July 10, 2012 by  
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Justin Bieber’s custom-chrome Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid is really hard to miss — especially when he’s driving it well over the speed limit! The teen heartthrob was pulled over last week for putting his Karma’s engine to the test  and clocking in at  over 100mph . Bieber apparently sped into high gear when a posse of relentless paparazzi started following him on the road. Read the rest of Justin Bieber Pulled Over by Cops for Speeding in his Chrome Fisker Karma Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Chrome Fisker Karma , eco design , fisker karma , green design , hybrid car , hybrid vehicle , justin bieber , LED lights , sustainable design

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Fisker Automotive Teams Up With Leonardo DiCaprio to Promote Global Sustainability

July 3, 2012 by  
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Fisker Automotive and actor Leonardo DiCaprio just announced that they will work together to promote global sustainability. Both Fisker and DiCaprio are deeply committed to the cause – Leonardo is an equity investor in Fisker Automotive and he will participate in conversations on the auto manufacturer’s future plans for the advancement of sustainable, responsible vehicles. He will also work closely with Fisker on marketing and promotional initiatives aimed at bringing attention to sustainability and environmental awareness. Read the rest of Fisker Automotive Teams Up With Leonardo DiCaprio to Promote Global Sustainability Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric car , fisker , Fisker Atlantic , Fisker electric car , fisker karma , global sustainability , green transportation , henrik fisker , Leonardo DiCaprio

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Justin Bieber Wraps His 2012 Fisker Karma in Shiny Chrome

April 11, 2012 by  
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Last month Pop singer Justin Bieber received a 2012 Fisker Karma plug-in hybrid for his 18th birthday, but like any teenage rockstar, Beiber has modified his $102,000 present – by completely covering the car in chrome! Apparently the chromed-out Fisker Karma is visible from three blocks away, and It’s insanely blinding to anyone not sitting inside. Read the rest of Justin Bieber Wraps His 2012 Fisker Karma in Shiny Chrome Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric cars , electric sedan , fisker , fisker karma , green transportation , hybrid cars , justin bieber , plug-in hybrid , TMZ

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Fisker Atlantic Plug-in Hybrid Photos Leaked Ahead of New York Auto Show Debut

April 2, 2012 by  
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The first images of Fisker’s next model, the Atlantic plug-in hybrid , have leaked onto the internet ahead of the model’s upcoming debut at the 2012 New York Auto Show. Originally dubbed the Fisker Nina project , the Atlantic will be Fisker’s second model following the larger Karma that is already on sale. Read the rest of Fisker Atlantic Plug-in Hybrid Photos Leaked Ahead of New York Auto Show Debut Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2012 New York Auto Show , BMW , electric car , fisker , Fisker Atlantic , fisker karma , Fisker Nina , green transportation , plug-in hybrid

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