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10-14-2008, 03:11 PM
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DETROIT, Oct 14 (Reuters) - A joint venture of Johnson Controls Inc (JCI.N: Quote, Profile, Research) and French battery maker Saft (S1A.PA: Quote, Profile, Research) said on Tuesday it would provide lithium-ion batteries for BMW AG's (BMWG.DE: Quote, Profile, Research) 7 Series hybrid car.

The lithium-ion cells and modules for the BMW ActiveHybrid car, currently being showcased at the Paris motor show, will be produced at the Johnson Controls-Saft production facility in Nersac, France, it said in a statement. (Reporting by Soyoung Kim, editing by Gerald E. McCormick)