"We are encouraged by an improvement in market conditions and an increased customer demand for tubular products that are mined, melted and made in America,” said CEO David B. Burritt.
The fine is the latest reminder of how GE’s takeover of Alstom’s energy business soured.
Electrify America, created by Volkswagen as part of a settlement from the automaker’s emissions-cheating scandal, said it will add the Tesla Powerpack systems at charging stations.
The campus, based in Manchester, can accommodate 800 employees.
Current production in Sunderland includes the Nissan LEAF, Europe’s best-selling electric car.