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Milwaukee firm gets almost $300 million to make batteries for hybrid vehicles

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Johnson Controls of suburban Milwaukee is getting almost $300 million in the federal stimulus to make batteries for hybrid vehicles at a plant in Michigan.

It's part of a $2.4 billion effort announced Wednesday to create the batteries, which are said to be the biggest factor to make plug-in electric cars a reality.

Forty-eight companies received grants, and Johnson Controls got the biggest one.

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