California snags China's BYD U.S. headquarters


* Company plans to hire some 150 people for new office * Expects California sales of its electric car next year LOS ANGELES, April 30 (Reuters) - Chinese car and battery maker BYD Co , backed by U.S. billionaire Warren Buffett, said on Friday it would put its North American headquarters in Los Angeles, California. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger has focused on getting green technology companies to set up shop in his state offering tax breaks for makers of so-called green ...

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