Latest Jennifer Granholm Stories

2011-08-08 22:06:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) today announced that Anthony F. Earley, Jr., 62, will become the company's new Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, and President. Earley's appointment - the first in PG&E's history to come from outside the organization - puts the company under the leadership of one of the nation's most experienced energy executives. As head of Michigan-based DTE Energy for more than a decade, Earley built the...

2011-04-08 00:00:30

DuPont Chief Innovation Officer Tom Connelly Serves as On-Air Judge Wilmington, Del. (Vocus/PRWEB) April 07, 2011 An exciting new, interactive idea in television programming is slated to air on local PBS stations Friday night in prime time. "Planet Forward gives engaged citizens, entrepreneurs, scientists and students the opportunity to share their energy solutions, and connect those innovative ideas with leaders in the energy field," said Frank Sesno, Planet Forward's host and creator....

2011-03-23 14:39:00

National effort to spur investment, job creation WASHINGTON, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pew Charitable Trusts announced today that former Michigan Governor Jennifer M. Granholm will serve as a senior advisor in their efforts to promote clean energy policies that create jobs, stimulate innovation, spur investment and enhance America's competitiveness in the global clean energy race. Gov. Granholm will travel the country to demonstrate the economic opportunities of...

2010-11-08 07:04:00

November Designated Long Term Care Awareness Month in Michigan BRIGHTON, Mich., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- November has been designated Long Term Care Awareness Month in Michigan by Governor Jennifer Granholm. Lisa Wendt, president and CEO of Brighton-based LifeSecure Insurance Company, a provider of long term care insurance, sees a compelling issue between long term care and its impact on women. "I am hopeful that this month will serve as a catalyst for women to start...

2010-09-22 09:15:00

- Michigan Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm cites collaboration as key to production of the Ford Transit Connect Electric and creation of new green jobs in the state - Johnson Controls joins Transit Connect Electric Lead customer program with 20-unit order; begins lithium-ion battery pack shipments to Azure from its new Michigan facility - Collaboration further establishes Michigan as a center for electric vehicle development - Transit...

2010-09-20 09:45:00

Gov. Granholm visits to inaugurate new facility AUBURN HILLS, MI, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Magna E-Car Systems, a recently formed joint venture between Magna International and the Stronach Trust, announced today the grand opening of its latest facility, a new hybrid- and electric-vehicle system development center and state-of-the-art battery/materials testing facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan. "It is with great pride that we at Magna E-Car Systems, together with our many supporters...

Word of the Day
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.