Chevy Volt’s ‘Green Jobs’ in action: Employees at Stimulus-Funded Battery Plant LG Chem ‘spend hours playing cards & board games, reading magazines or watching movies’ because there’s no work
'Its biggest customer: The Chevrolet Volt. The U.S. Dept of Energy provided a $151 million grant, part of Obama's Recovery Act. The Korea-based company recently said it has 200 employees, and the company's most recent federal filing shows 100 of them are funded through the Recovery Act grant. The company has spent $133 million so far, most for construction and equipment...About 40% has gone to foreign companies -- mostly to Korea'