The plant, which had been due to start producing electricity in 2023, has been mired in delays, and critics say it is uneconomical. Britain has agreed to grant operators a fixed above-market electricity price for 35 years to ensure their investment will break even.
Environmentalists warned that the process could cause problems in arid fracking hotspots across the western U.S.
The findings will result in a sweeping recall of diesel Volkswagens and Audis sold in the U.S. and see new models pulled from American dealerships, while additional ramifications could be forthcoming.
Critics of antibiotic use in food animals blame the drugs for an increase in antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and McDonald's is one of several companies to announce steps to reduce their use of antibiotics.
General Motors last week agreed to pay more than $1.4 billion dollars to address the long-running controversy over defective ignition switches.
National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Terry Williams said the investigation at the scene would take three to five days.
The effort supports the Energy Department’s EV Everywhere Grand Challenge, which aims to bring plug-in electric cars to the same level of affordability and convenience as today’s gasoline-powered vehicles by 2022.
The acquisition creates a global leader in both Power Management and Embedded Processing solutions.
The EPA said VW faces fines of up to $37,500 per vehicle for the violations — a total of more than $18 billion.
Volkswagen's market woes Monday followed a weekend that saw the company's reputation for probity seriously damaged by revelations from the Environmental Protection Agency in the U.S. that it had skirted clean air rules.
The results for 2015, while high, are the lowest in the annual Purchasing and Manufacturing Survey since 2010.
The NX-series Safety Control Unit’s inputs support direct connectivity to any kind of safety device: safety light curtains, scanners, interlocking devices, non-contact sensors, electromechanical switches, safety mats, safety bumpers, enabling switches, and more.
The Democrats' letter said the federal rule presents an opportunity to develop jobs, investments and innovations in new areas such as energy efficiency and renewable energy, which could make up for the economic losses from the coal and other fossil-fuel industries.
Karoun Dairies said in a release that none of its products have so far tested positive for listeria, but the company issued the recall after the CDC and the Food and Drug Administration informed it of a link to the illnesses.
The thousands of cases against the company say DuPont's decades-long dumping of perfluorooctanoic acid, also known as C8, into local drinking water has caused serious disease, including cancer.
VW, which owns Audi, faces billions of dollars in fines, although exact amounts were not determined.
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Travis Kalanick, Uber's chief executive officer, and James McQuivey, Forrester's principal analyst, discuss Uber's future with driverless cars.
The plan would focus its U.S. operations on more profitable SUVs and pickups — and move a large component of the company's car production to Mexico.