Environment http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en VW Remains Financially Optimistic Amid Charges http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-remains-financially-optimistic-amid-charges <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Despite booking another charge to the tune of 2.2 billion euros, the auto giant insists that profits have come in better than expected overall and that it will stick to its full-year targets.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-remains-financially-optimistic-amid-charges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-remains-financially-optimistic-amid-charges#comments Budgeting & Reporting Companies & Executives Environment Quality Finance Global Economy Leadership Operations The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:22:00 +0000 317681 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup, Getty Images Even After Recall, VW's Diesels Won’t Meet Air Standards http://www.industryweek.com/environment/even-after-recall-vws-diesels-won-t-meet-air-standards <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>VW’s oldest 2-liter diesels covered by the case — including Jetta, Golf and Beetle models dating back to 2009 — will emit more pollution than allowed under the emissions standards the company evaded. Meanwhile, New York, Massachusetts and Maryland have either filed or are filing lawsuits against the company.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/even-after-recall-vws-diesels-won-t-meet-air-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/even-after-recall-vws-diesels-won-t-meet-air-standards#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment Quality Transportation Global Economy Leadership Operations Supply Chain The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Tue, 19 Jul 2016 15:12:00 +0000 315961 at http://www.industryweek.com Alexander Koerner, Getty Images EPA Study Bolsters Keeping 2025 US Fuel Economy Targets http://www.industryweek.com/environment/epa-study-bolsters-keeping-2025-us-fuel-economy-targets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The report said automakers can draw on an array of technologies to satisfy the fuel economy target, and it will cost less than expected.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/epa-study-bolsters-keeping-2025-us-fuel-economy-targets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/epa-study-bolsters-keeping-2025-us-fuel-economy-targets#comments Energy Environment Global Economy Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Mon, 18 Jul 2016 19:02:00 +0000 315331 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Dan Kitwood, Getty Images Hyundai to Push Eco-Friendly Car Sales as Regulations Tighten http://www.industryweek.com/environment/hyundai-push-eco-friendly-car-sales-regulations-tighten <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hyundai and Kia have said they plan to have more than two dozen environment-friendly vehicles in their lineups by the end of the decade, including electric cars and hybrids.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/hyundai-push-eco-friendly-car-sales-regulations-tighten" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/hyundai-push-eco-friendly-car-sales-regulations-tighten#comments Companies & Executives Environment Regulations Global Economy Leadership The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Mon, 18 Jul 2016 15:31:00 +0000 315091 at http://www.industryweek.com Harold Cunningham, Getty Images VW Troubles Continue as California Rejects Recall Plan http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-troubles-continue-california-rejects-recall-plan <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Golden State and its Air Resources Board tagged VW’s plan to fix its 3.0-liter models as inadequate — and a buyback could add another $3 billion to the final scandal cost.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-troubles-continue-california-rejects-recall-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-troubles-continue-california-rejects-recall-plan#comments Companies & Executives Environment Quality Transportation Global Economy Leadership Operations Supply Chain The Latest Thu, 14 Jul 2016 13:23:00 +0000 312051 at http://www.industryweek.com Alexander Koerner, Getty Images VW Weighs Battery Partnership with Panasonic, LG Chem http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-weighs-battery-partnership-panasonic-lg-chem <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Volkswagen is also considering locations for making those batteries — with an expectant sales volume of 2 million to 3 million electric cars by 2025 in mind.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-weighs-battery-partnership-panasonic-lg-chem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-weighs-battery-partnership-panasonic-lg-chem#comments Companies & Executives Energy Environment Quality Global Economy Leadership Operations Technology The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Fri, 08 Jul 2016 14:52:00 +0000 306401 at http://www.industryweek.com Volkswagen AG VW Diesel Settlement Could Send Smelly Buses to Junkyard http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-diesel-settlement-could-send-smelly-buses-junkyard <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Volkswagen will pay out $2.7 billion over the next three years, all earmarked to clean up some of the environmental damage its cheating diesels have unleashed. It won’t solve the problem, “but it should result in cleaner air.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-diesel-settlement-could-send-smelly-buses-junkyard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-diesel-settlement-could-send-smelly-buses-junkyard#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment Quality Transportation Global Economy Leadership Operations Supply Chain The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Wed, 06 Jul 2016 13:28:00 +0000 304291 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup, Getty Images Diesel Scandal Costs VW $15 Billion in US Settlement http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/diesel-scandal-costs-vw-15-billion-us-settlement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>American VW owners will receive the bulk of the settlement (as much as $10.03 billion, or as much as $10,000 per driver plus the cost of buying back their vehicle), with more budgeted for the EPA. Will other countries demand similar payouts?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/diesel-scandal-costs-vw-15-billion-us-settlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/diesel-scandal-costs-vw-15-billion-us-settlement#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment Treasury & Cash Management Finance Global Economy Leadership The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Tue, 28 Jun 2016 12:59:00 +0000 298681 at http://www.industryweek.com Alexander Koerner, Getty Images How Detroit Is Dealing With Cleaner Car Standards http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/how-detroit-dealing-cleaner-car-standards <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Fuel economy standards will increase a projected 53% to 54.5 miles per gallon within the next decade, and tailpipe emissions will need to fall. What does Detroit think about the pending challenge? And how will they accomplish the lofty goals?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/how-detroit-dealing-cleaner-car-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/how-detroit-dealing-cleaner-car-standards#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Environment Regulations Global Economy Leadership Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Mon, 27 Jun 2016 14:05:00 +0000 297751 at http://www.industryweek.com J.D. Pooley, Getty Images Germany Shuts Door to Fracking http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/germany-shuts-door-fracking <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Gas producers like Wintershall or Exxon Mobil, had initially agreed to a five-year moratorium on their extraction projects, but ended up losing patience with German authorities.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/germany-shuts-door-fracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/public-policy/germany-shuts-door-fracking#comments Energy Management Environment Public Policy The Latest Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:36:00 +0000 297231 at http://www.industryweek.com Spencer Platt,Getty Images