The Week in Pictures: Obama's Battery Plan and More

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1: Obama Announces $2.4 Billion in Grants for Batteries and Electric Cars

President Obama was in Indiana Wednesday to announce how $2.4 billion dollars from the Recovery Act will be divided up between 48 different battery and electric vehicle projects. Most of the grant winners are familiar names, with Detroit firms getting a substantial share.

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