The manufacturing sector, responsible for more than one-third of all U.S. energy usage, can lead the way by developing sustainable, alternative technologies.
Increase sales, reduce waste by applying Lean principles to business planning.
China is determined to become lean and take advantage of technology instead of relying solely on cheap labor.
China pays $1.9 billion for Nations Energy's Kazakh oil.
Profit is the second highest ever booked by a U.S. public company.
Oil company achieves record profits and quickly rebounds from a 6.6-magnitude earthquake that temporarily shut down production at its Hawaii refinery.