“Bill Gates-Backed EcoMotors Sets Up Venture With FAW Unit”



EcoMotors Inc., backed by Bill Gates and Khosla Ventures, formed a partnership with a subsidiary of China FAW Group Corp. that will build a $200 million factory in China.

The joint venture will develop, make and sell EcoMotors’ engine technology, which the Allen Park, Michigan-based company says improves fuel economy and lowers greenhouse-gas emissions.


Given the high levels of pollution in Chinese cities, the demand is strong.


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