U.S. President Obama sits behind the wheel of an electric car as he attends the groundbreaking of a factory for Compact Power Inc. in Holland

 
U.S. President Obama sits behind the wheel of an electric car as he attends the groundbreaking of a factory for Compact Power Inc. in Holland
U.S. President Barack Obama sits behind the wheel of an electric car as he attends the groundbreaking of a factory for Compact Power Inc. in Holland, Michigan July 15, 2010. Beside him is Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm. The completed factory will employ more than 300 workers to produce batteries for General Motors Co.'s Chevrolet Volt and Ford Motor Co.'s Focus Electric vehicles. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS TRANSPORT)