Environment http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en Former VW CEO Deflects Blame for Dieselgate http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/former-vw-ceo-deflects-blame-dieselgate <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Martin Winterkorn apologized during his first public appearance since September 2015, saying he was deeply upset about disappointing VW customers, and claimed he had no early knowledge of the emissions scandal.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/former-vw-ceo-deflects-blame-dieselgate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/former-vw-ceo-deflects-blame-dieselgate#comments Companies & Executives Environment Regulations Global Economy Leadership The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:51:00 +0000 528681 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Former VW AG CEO Martin Winterkorn arrives to testify at the Bundestag commission investigation of the Volkswagen emissions scandal. The testimony marked Winterkorn&rsquo;s first public appearance since his resignation in September 2015.</p> Sean Gallup, Getty Images Saudis Seek Up to $50 Billion in Renewable-Energy Expansion http://www.industryweek.com/energy-management/saudis-seek-50-billion-renewable-energy-expansion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Saudi Arabia plans by 2030 to produce 70% of its power from natural gas and 30% from renewables and other sources.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/energy-management/saudis-seek-50-billion-renewable-energy-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/energy-management/saudis-seek-50-billion-renewable-energy-expansion#comments Energy Management Environment The Latest Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:44:00 +0000 524931 at http://www.industryweek.com Another Day, Another Scandal: Renault Latest Dieselgate Target http://www.industryweek.com/environment/another-day-another-scandal-renault-latest-dieselgate-target <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While VW is still counting the cost of an unprecedented emissions scandal that rocked the auto sector and German industry, similar allegations are now being levied against other carmakers, including Fiat Chrysler and Renault. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/another-day-another-scandal-renault-latest-dieselgate-target" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/another-day-another-scandal-renault-latest-dieselgate-target#comments Companies & Executives Environment Regulations Global Economy Leadership The Latest Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:45:00 +0000 521931 at http://www.industryweek.com Harold Cunningham, Getty Images P&G Vows Zero Manufacturing Waste from All Production Sites by 2020 http://www.industryweek.com/environment/pg-vows-zero-manufacturing-waste-all-production-sites-2020 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Currently 56% of its global production sites qualify as zero manufacturing waste to landfill. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/pg-vows-zero-manufacturing-waste-all-production-sites-2020" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/pg-vows-zero-manufacturing-waste-all-production-sites-2020#comments Environment The Latest Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:37:00 +0000 520711 at http://www.industryweek.com FCA Plummets After EPA Alleges Emissions Cheating http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fca-plummets-after-epa-alleges-emissions-cheating <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>One day after Volkswagen settled with the DoJ, Fiat Chrysler is now fielding accusations that installed emissions-cheating software in about 100,000 vehicles.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fca-plummets-after-epa-alleges-emissions-cheating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fca-plummets-after-epa-alleges-emissions-cheating#comments Environment Finance Global Economy The Latest Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:23:00 +0000 520211 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks at the September 2016 opening of a new plant in Michigan.</p> Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Tillerson Climate-Change Testimony Set Before Trump Sworn In http://www.industryweek.com/environment/tillerson-climate-change-testimony-set-trump-sworn <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Exxon CEO Tillerson’s testimony is being sought by lawyers representing 21 children and teenagers seeking to prove that oil and gas industry groups “have known about the dangers of climate change since the 1960s and have successfully worked to prevent the government” from taking action.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/tillerson-climate-change-testimony-set-trump-sworn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/tillerson-climate-change-testimony-set-trump-sworn#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment The Latest Trump and Manufacturing Fri, 30 Dec 2016 11:30:00 +0000 503551 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Brendan Smialowski, Getty Images Dynegy CEO Says Trump Good for Existing Coal Plants http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/dynegy-ceo-says-trump-good-existing-coal-plants <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Any gains, he said, would be through existing coal plants taking market share away from natural gas and, possibly, nuclear.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/dynegy-ceo-says-trump-good-existing-coal-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/dynegy-ceo-says-trump-good-existing-coal-plants#comments Competitiveness Companies & Executives Environment Regulations Global Economy Leadership The Latest Wed, 28 Dec 2016 21:19:00 +0000 502211 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>&nbsp;A covered coal mining conveyor in Manahoy City, Penn.&nbsp;</p> Getty Images Icahn Says Others on 'Trump Team' More Skeptical on Ethanol http://www.industryweek.com/environment/icahn-says-others-trump-team-more-skeptical-ethanol <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Icahn, 80, owns a majority stake in CVR Energy Inc and helped Trump select EPA critic Scott Pruitt to head the EPA. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/icahn-says-others-trump-team-more-skeptical-ethanol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/icahn-says-others-trump-team-more-skeptical-ethanol#comments Environment Regulations Global Economy The Latest Tue, 27 Dec 2016 21:05:00 +0000 501391 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Imperial Oil, BP in Limbo After Canada Freezes Arctic Drilling http://www.industryweek.com/environment/imperial-oil-bp-limbo-after-canada-freezes-arctic-drilling <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Five companies hold active exploration licenses in Canada’s share of the Beaufort Sea. Many of those licenses are set to expire within the next five years, when Prime Minister Trudeau has pledged to review his moratorium.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/imperial-oil-bp-limbo-after-canada-freezes-arctic-drilling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/imperial-oil-bp-limbo-after-canada-freezes-arctic-drilling#comments Environment Strategic Planning & Execution The Latest Thu, 22 Dec 2016 18:29:00 +0000 498851 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau</p> Copyright Drew Angerer, Getty Images VW Reaches Deal for Emissions-Cheating Audi, Porsche Models http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-reaches-deal-emissions-cheating-audi-porsche-models <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The accord provides for repairing the cars if a fix is approved by the government, and like an earlier deal covering 2-liter engines, includes an offer to buy back at least some vehicles. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-reaches-deal-emissions-cheating-audi-porsche-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/vw-reaches-deal-emissions-cheating-audi-porsche-models#comments Environment The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Tue, 20 Dec 2016 19:40:00 +0000 494891 at http://www.industryweek.com