Fisker Fireworks

House Oversight Committee examines federal loan to failed electric car manufacturer in contentious hearing

Congressional Republicans examined the Department of Energy’s loan to Fisker Automotive despite objections from Democrats and obstinacy from the administration in a contentious hearing Wednesday afternoon.

Overseeing Failure

Fisker Automotive, Energy Department officials face congressional questions over electric car manufacturer’s failure

The chief executives of embattled electric car manufacturer Fisker Automotive and an official from the Department of Energy loan program will face questions from Congress on Wednesday after the government-backed company’s failure.

Going Under

Electric car company fails to receive 90 percent of claim against battery manufacturer

Electric car manufacturer Fisker Automotive received a fraction of what it sought in a lawsuit against its former battery manufacturer in a settlement in a Delaware court on Wednesday, the Associated Press reported.