Environment http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en VWs Piling Up, Awaiting Buyback Fix or Scrap Yard http://www.industryweek.com/quality/vws-piling-awaiting-buyback-fix-or-scrap-yard <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Volkswagen has a little more tha 26 more months to buy back or repair at least 85% of all 2.0-liter diesels in the United States: “Nothing like this has ever been done.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/quality/vws-piling-awaiting-buyback-fix-or-scrap-yard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/quality/vws-piling-awaiting-buyback-fix-or-scrap-yard#comments Environment Quality Safety Global Economy Operations The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:30:00 +0000 637221 at http://www.industryweek.com Dean Mouhtaropoulos, Getty Images Largest Manufacturing Companies Stick with Climate Pledge after Trump Pivot http://www.industryweek.com/environment/largest-manufacturing-companies-stick-climate-pledge-after-trump-pivot <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Companies say their pledges reflect their push to cut energy costs, head off activist pressure and address a risk to their bottom line in the decades to come.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/largest-manufacturing-companies-stick-climate-pledge-after-trump-pivot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/largest-manufacturing-companies-stick-climate-pledge-after-trump-pivot#comments Environment The Latest Thu, 30 Mar 2017 17:07:00 +0000 625021 at http://www.industryweek.com Exxon Dealt a Blow as Texas Judge Sends Climate Suit to NY http://www.industryweek.com/environment/exxon-dealt-blow-texas-judge-sends-climate-suit-ny <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alan Jeffers, a spokesman for Irving, Texas-based Exxon, denied in a statement that the decision was a setback, even though the fight over the Texas court’s jurisdiction has been central to the case. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/exxon-dealt-blow-texas-judge-sends-climate-suit-ny" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/exxon-dealt-blow-texas-judge-sends-climate-suit-ny#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Environment The Latest Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:50:00 +0000 624451 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images CO2 Stable for 3rd Year Despite Global Growth: IEA http://www.industryweek.com/environment/co2-stable-3rd-year-despite-global-growth-iea <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The IEA said the stabilization of carbon dioxide emissions was the result of growing renewable power generation, switches from coal to natural gas, improvements in energy efficiency, as well as structural changes in the global economy.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/co2-stable-3rd-year-despite-global-growth-iea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/co2-stable-3rd-year-despite-global-growth-iea#comments Environment The Latest Fri, 17 Mar 2017 18:15:00 +0000 608561 at http://www.industryweek.com Renault’s Dieselgate Sends Shares Skidding http://www.industryweek.com/environment/renault-s-dieselgate-sends-shares-skidding <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A report claims that the “the entire chain of management” up to the CEO Carlos Ghosn was implicated in the “fraudulent strategies,” though a company official said “Renault doesn’t cheat.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/renault-s-dieselgate-sends-shares-skidding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/renault-s-dieselgate-sends-shares-skidding#comments Companies & Executives Environment Quality Global Economy Leadership Operations The Latest Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:41:00 +0000 606801 at http://www.industryweek.com Antoine Antoniol, Getty Images Cities Shop for $10 Billion of Electric Cars to Defy Trump http://www.industryweek.com/environment/cities-shop-10-billion-electric-cars-defy-trump <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“No matter what President Trump does or what happens in Washington, cities will continue leading the way on tackling climate change,” said Matt Petersen, Los Angeles chief sustainability officer.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/cities-shop-10-billion-electric-cars-defy-trump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/cities-shop-10-billion-electric-cars-defy-trump#comments Environment Technology The Latest Wed, 15 Mar 2017 18:26:00 +0000 605131 at http://www.industryweek.com BYD Oil Leaders Call on Companies to Increase Investment in New Supplies http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/oil-leaders-call-companies-increase-investment-new-supplies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Big oil firms cut back on exploration and development when oil prices plummeted, but energy agencies warn investment is needed to avoid a shortfall in world energy supplies.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/oil-leaders-call-companies-increase-investment-new-supplies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/global-economy/oil-leaders-call-companies-increase-investment-new-supplies#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Markets Environment Global Economy Leadership The Latest Wed, 08 Mar 2017 14:41:00 +0000 595631 at http://www.industryweek.com David McNew, Getty Images ExxonMobil Plans $20 Billion in Manufacturing Investments in Gulf Region http://www.industryweek.com/energy/exxonmobil-plans-20-billion-manufacturing-investments-gulf-region <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Promising to build a "manufacturing powerhouse" along the U.S. Gulf coast, ExxonMobil announces it will invest $20 billion in 11 existing and new facilities.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/energy/exxonmobil-plans-20-billion-manufacturing-investments-gulf-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/energy/exxonmobil-plans-20-billion-manufacturing-investments-gulf-region#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Energy Environment Trade Global Economy Innovation Technology The Latest Tue, 07 Mar 2017 03:20:00 +0000 592891 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Spencer Platt, Getty Images Fiat Chrysler Says SEC, US States Join EPA Diesel Car Probe http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fiat-chrysler-says-sec-us-states-join-epa-diesel-car-probe <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Scrutiny escalates of Fiat Chrysler vehicles that environmental regulators have said violate pollution laws.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fiat-chrysler-says-sec-us-states-join-epa-diesel-car-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fiat-chrysler-says-sec-us-states-join-epa-diesel-car-probe#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Environment Regulations The Latest Wed, 01 Mar 2017 12:04:00 +0000 585071 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Getty Images Exxon's New Chief Endorses Carbon Tax to Combat Climate Change http://www.industryweek.com/environment/exxons-new-chief-endorses-carbon-tax-combat-climate-change <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A key component is Exxon’s insistence that the tax be revenue-neutral, which means other taxes would be scaled back so the government’s take wouldn’t be any greater.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/exxons-new-chief-endorses-carbon-tax-combat-climate-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 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