Environment http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en VW Scandal Spreading to Audi Threatens Carmaker’s Cash Cow http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/vw-scandal-spreading-audi-threatens-carmaker-s-cash-cow <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Audi development chief Stefan Knirsch left the manufacturer this week after a probe showed he was aware of the emissions-cheating device when he took the job less than 10 months ago. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/vw-scandal-spreading-audi-threatens-carmaker-s-cash-cow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/corporate-responsibility/vw-scandal-spreading-audi-threatens-carmaker-s-cash-cow#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Corporate Responsibility Environment Technology The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:01:00 +0000 386221 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Brian Ach, Getty Images China Car Designer Said to Win Coveted Permit to Build Electric Vehicles http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-markets/china-car-designer-said-win-coveted-permit-build-electric-vehicles <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>China has been issuing production licenses to newcomers to the auto-making industry as part of its push to encourage innovation. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-markets/china-car-designer-said-win-coveted-permit-build-electric-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/emerging-markets/china-car-designer-said-win-coveted-permit-build-electric-vehicles#comments Emerging Markets Energy Environment Global Economy Technology The Latest Tue, 20 Sep 2016 14:11:00 +0000 378661 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Fiat Emissions Face Scrutiny as Germany Escalates Italy Spat http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fiat-emissions-face-scrutiny-germany-escalates-italy-spat <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The German Transport Ministry wants the EU’s to intervene in the feud with its Italian counterpart by setting up consultations to find a resolution to disagreements over test results on Fiat cars.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fiat-emissions-face-scrutiny-germany-escalates-italy-spat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/environment/fiat-emissions-face-scrutiny-germany-escalates-italy-spat#comments Environment The Latest Volkswagen Emissions Scandal Thu, 01 Sep 2016 17:25:00 +0000 360731 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images 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