Ontario, federal government set to unveil support for Windsor battery plant 

Jeff Gray, The Globe and Mail March 22, 2022 Flavio Volpe, president of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association, would not share details of the battery announcement. He said while it follows several multibillion-dollar battery plants launched in the U.S., it’s a vote of confidence in Canada’s role in the rising electric-car industry.  Read article here.

Ottawa and Ontario to invest in electric vehicle battery plant

Rob Ferguson, Toronto Star March 22, 2022 Locating the plant in Ontario raises the odds of building more electric vehicles in the province as car companies speed their transition from internal combustion engines, said Flavio Volpe of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association. Read article here.

A battery plant would likely change economic trajectory of region

Dave Waddell, Windsor Star March 21, 2022 Automotive Parts Manufacturers’ Association president Flavio Volpe says the expected announcement of a new battery plant in Windsor is a transformational investment beyond anything previously seen in the Canadian automotive sector. Read article here.