Environment http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en Harley-Davidson Settles Pollution Lawsuit for $15 Million with US http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/harley-davidson-settles-pollution-lawsuit-15-million-us <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Motorcycle manufacturer agrees to stop selling so-called "super tuners," which improved performance but increased pollutants.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/harley-davidson-settles-pollution-lawsuit-15-million-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/harley-davidson-settles-pollution-lawsuit-15-million-us#comments Environment Regulations The Latest Thu, 18 Aug 2016 15:37:00 +0000 347391 at http://www.industryweek.com Harley-Davidson KEEN's 'Fearless Approach' to Manufacturing Footwear in the USA http://www.industryweek.com/iws-manufacturing-voice/keens-fearless-approach-manufacturing-footwear-usa <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/iws-manufacturing-voice-0">IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body"><div></div>One of the perks of being a reporter is that you get to visit some of the most interesting companies around the country. That was the case for Sandy Smith, chief editor of IW's sister publication EHS Today, who visited KEEN, a family business that bucked the trend on outsourcing and founded a successful footwear company in Portland, Ore.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/iws-manufacturing-voice/keens-fearless-approach-manufacturing-footwear-usa" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/07/podcast-promo_0.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.industryweek.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/podcast/audio/IW Manufacturing Voice 2 - 72916.mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=9240786">IW Manufacturing Voice 2 - 72916.mp3</a></div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/iws-manufacturing-voice/keens-fearless-approach-manufacturing-footwear-usa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/iws-manufacturing-voice/keens-fearless-approach-manufacturing-footwear-usa#comments IW's Manufacturing Voice Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment Growth Strategies Leadership Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:52:00 +0000 328351 at http://www.industryweek.com In London, Black Cabs Bet Future on 119-Year-Old Tech http://www.industryweek.com/environment/london-black-cabs-bet-future-119-year-old-tech <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In an effort to reduce air pollution and reach new city standards, the London Taxi Company is rolling out electric motors for the first time since ... 1899.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/london-black-cabs-bet-future-119-year-old-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/london-black-cabs-bet-future-119-year-old-tech#comments Environment Global Economy Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Fri, 29 Jul 2016 13:46:00 +0000 328341 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>An electric cab runs through London 117 years ago. The London Taxi Co. will resurrect the tech &mdash; though not <em>this </em>exact model &mdash; to curb smog in the city.</p> London Taxi Co. 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