DETROIT (CBS DETROIT) – General Motors is preparing for the era of electric vehicles with its new electric Hummer.
The automaker announced another 20 electric vehicles will hit the market by 2023.READ MORE: Former MDHHS Director, Robert Gordon To Receive $155,000 Payout After Resignation
Work already started on converting the Detroit-Hamtramck plant to an all-electrical facility.READ MORE: Blue Cross of Michigan CEO Earned $11.5M in 2020
The process is expected to take between 12 to 18 months.
When complete, electric vehicles will help employ 2,200 workers at the plant.MORE NEWS: 17 Puppies Turned Into Detroit's Michigan Humane Society
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