Solar Impulse is a single-seat aircraft fitted with 12,000 solar cells across a wingspan similar to that of a large commercial jet airliner.
Defending his proposed $1.7 billion tax break for a planned petrochemical refinery in western Pennsylvania, Gov. Tom Corbett said Tuesday the facility would be a major step toward rebuilding the state's manufacturing sector.
A stalled effort to renew federal tax credits for the wind power industry is making it hard to keep employees on the payroll and plan for expansion, a group of executives said.
Kia Motors America is recalling nearly 22,000 Borrego SUVs because the brake pedal mounts can break during collisions.
The 500 millionth lighter produced by the family-owned Zippo Manufacturing Co. in northwestern Pennsylvania didn't exactly roll off the assembly line Tuesday.
The faltering U.S. job market has prompted economists to take a much dimmer view of the country's growth prospects.
The Pascagoula fertilizer factory said it is cooperating with all government agencies and gathering information to pinpoint the causes of both explosions.
Deere and Co. plans to invest $47 million to expand manufacturing at its cylinder operations in Moline.
The maker of the BlackBerry mobile device has steadily lost ground to Apple Inc.'s iPhone as well as phones that run Google Inc.'s Android software, such as Samsung's.
The chemical product manufacturer said it will invest about 20B yen to establish a new polyvinyl alcohol resin production facility in Texas, with its production slated to start in 2014.
The two sides are set to resume talks Friday after the union asked a federal mediator to help end the contract dispute.
A sensor inside the front passenger seat can crack and fail to detect whether a child is sitting in the seat.
A new Boeing unmanned drone that is designed to stay airborne for days has completed its first autonomous flight at Edwards Air Force Base, despite a rocky landing.
A local union leader says more than 260 workers have been laid off at a northeast Ohio steel mill as Maryland-based RG Steel prepares to shut down its plant in Warren.
Toyoda Iron Works Co. plans to invest about 1.2 billion yen to build a new plant to produce molds in Indonesia, company officials said.
Westport Innovations Inc. said it reached a deal with Caterpillar Inc. to jointly develop natural gas engines for off-road equipment including mining trucks and trains.
The credits would not become available until 2017, but they are meant to share the costs of the multibillion-dollar project.
A logical extension of current wireless trends, phone calls and texts would be considered as just another form of data.
Fisker Automotive is expanding a recall of its 2012 plug-in hybrid Karma because of potential problems with the electric car's battery.