Green Facts

$190 million: The amount General Motors will invest in its Lansing Grand River plant to retool it to make fuel-efficient vehicles in response to federal mandates to improve fuel economy. It’s part of an $850 million plan to retool several Michigan plants.

600: Jobs that General Motors plans to add for the project

$600 million: The amount Chrysler has announced it will invest to upgrade a Belvidere, IL manufacturing plant geared for small cars for the same reason