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Japan Announces $10.6B In Climate Financing For 2020

November 27, 2015 | by Elaine Kurtenbach, AP Business Writer | Comments

The financing was meant to help developing countries fight climate change.

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Daily news and top headlines for manufacturing professionals

FAA Task Force Proposes Drone Registration Requirement

November 27, 2015 1:02 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The panel recommended that the registration process include an educational component.


Falcon 9 Wreckage Found Off Coast Of England

November 27, 2015 11:47 am | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter | Comments

The metal piece is about 10 meters by 4 meters wide and was found in the Isles of Scilly. 


Ferrari Hometown Overwhelmed By Roar Of Test-Driving Fans

November 27, 2015 10:59 am | by Colleen Barry, The Associated Press | Comments

A number of test-drive businesses give anyone the chance to rev up and peel out.


Toyota Recalls Vehicles In Japan, Europe For Airbag Defect

November 25, 2015 11:55 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | Comments

Toyota is recalling 1.6 million vehicles for defective Takata airbags.


Costco Chicken Salad Linked To 19 People Ill With E. Coli

November 25, 2015 11:42 am | by Donna Gordon Blankinship, The Associated Press | Comments

The strain of Shiga toxin-producing E. coli can be life-threatening.


VW To Offer Quick Fix For Diesel Engines In Europe

November 25, 2015 11:36 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

VW says it will take less than an hour to bring 1.6 and 2.0 liter turbodiesel engines into compliance.


Photos Of The Day: Indoor Ocean Provides Turbulent Testing Waters

November 25, 2015 10:26 am | by Katie Mohr, Associate Editor | Comments

The pool can simulate waves of more than 100 feet and winds of over 200 miles per hour.


Costco Says It Doesn’t Intend To Sell Genetically Modified Salmon

November 25, 2015 10:06 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

Critics called for labeling requirements on the modified fish.


Toxic Wastewater From Collapsed Brazilian Dam Reaches Ocean

November 25, 2015 10:01 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

After 16 days, the toxic mud completed a more than 300-mile course journey to the Atlantic.


Obama Administration Floats South Carolina Wind Energy Projects

November 25, 2015 9:47 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is considering developing four offshore areas.


Democrats Offer Bill To Overhaul Food Labels

November 25, 2015 9:35 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The act would create a nutrition label for the front of food products.


US Officials Signal Move Toward Embracing Self-Driving Cars

November 25, 2015 9:24 am | by Justin Pritchard, The Associated Press | Comments

Currently, self-driving cars need to have someone behind the wheel, ready to take over.


Michigan, Fiat Chrysler Reach Deal On Tax Credits

November 24, 2015 5:16 pm | by David Eggert, The Associated Press | Comments

FCA will have to spend an additional $1B on Michigan facilities over 15 years to qualify for $1.9B in business tax credits.


Report: Crude Prices Hindering African Oil Projects

November 24, 2015 3:16 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The price slump sparked a sharp reversal of fortunes for Africa's oil industry.


Alcoa To Keep Smelting Plant Open After NY Offers Incentives

November 24, 2015 12:18 pm | by David Klepper, The Associated Press | Comments

Under the terms of the agreement, the plant will remain open for at least 3 1/2 years. 


Blue Origin Successfully Lands Reusable Rocket

November 24, 2015 11:36 am | by Megan Crouse, Real-Time Digital Reporter | Comments

Blue Origin is the first private space company to launch, fly and land a reusable space vehicle.


Obama Administration, Trade Group To Convene Smart Fabrics Conference

November 24, 2015 11:15 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The technology could have broad implications for a wide range of consumers.


Oil-Rich Alberta Unveils Carbon Tax, Emissions Cap

November 24, 2015 11:06 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

Oil industry leaders were initially supportive of the proposal.


Photos Of The Day: A Swooping Robotically Fabricated Room

November 24, 2015 10:39 am | by Katie Mohr, Associate Editor | Comments

The building was created with 230 unique, robotically milled wooden panels.


Elon Musk Seeks To Expand Tesla’s Autonomous Driving Program

November 24, 2015 10:25 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The company is expanding its autopilot program staff "to achieve generalized full autonomy."



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