5 Steps for Building Sustainability Into Product Design

April 26, 2024
80% of a product's environmental impact is determined during the design phase.
Profiles in Leadership

Lincoln Electric's Next CEO Charges Ahead

Dec. 12, 2023
Steve Hedlund talks about his shift from COO to CEO in the New Year and plans for the welding company's EV charging business.
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Technology and IIoT

Lessons From Rockwell Automation's ESG Summit

Nov. 10, 2023
Familiar refrains about environmental responsibility and the need to set sustainability goals clash with the reality of unexpected costs and consequences.
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Corporate Responsibility

Where Are the Innovators in Manufacturing Sustainability?

Nov. 1, 2023
The industry needs more leadership from within to achieve its environmental goals, says the CEO of the U.S. Center for Advanced Manufacturing.
Flexible fuel turbines reduce material needs when it is time to transition to hydrogen.

What’s the Deal with Hydrogen?

Oct. 12, 2023
A look at potential applications of hydrogen as an alternative fuel, and the hurdles around storage, engineering and cost.



IW eBook: Robots, Humans and the Future of Work

March 2, 2021
This IndustryWeek collection tackles the full automation story of robots in the manufacturing workplace.
Companies & Executives

Solar Tech Unit of Flex Plans IPO

Jan. 18, 2023
The subsidiary, which is partially owned by TPG, rang up $1.4 billion in sales in its most recent completed fiscal year.
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World Enters 'New Age' of Clean Energy Manufacturing: IEA

Jan. 12, 2023
The International Energy Agency said related jobs in clean energy manufacturing will more than double by 2030.
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Toyota to Collaborate with Texas Grid Co. on Electrification Pilot

Dec. 20, 2022
The Japanese automaker will work with Oncor Electric Delivery Co. on using electric vehicles as grid-connected batteries.
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Lawerence Livermore

Nuclear Fusion Power: Energy Department Successfully Tests Technology

Dec. 13, 2022
Commercialization may be decades away, but the promise of clean, plentiful energy has been a target for researchers since the 1950s.