• UAW says its 49,000 members at GM plants in the U.S. are striking 15 Sep 2019 20:36 Los Angeles Times Roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. were authorized to go on strike on Sunday just before midnight, while talks between the United Auto Workers and the automaker are due to resume Monday morning. About 200 plant-level union leaders …
  • What does transport look like in a climate emergency? 15 Sep 2019 20:27 Wairarapa News OPINION: Most European countries have cut their climate emissions since 1990. Even the United States' are at a similar level to then. New Zealand's gross emissions have risen 23 per cent in that time. Dairy farming has been a big part of that …
  • First auto workers’ national strike in 12 years could bring US car giant GM’s work to a standstill - RT 15 Sep 2019 19:51 Google The United Auto Workers (UAW) announced that some 48,000 workers at General Motors Co. plants will go on strike starting on Sunday in a move that could hurt the American auto giant and even the whole US economy. The decision to go on strike was taken after …
  • 'Ring wars: How Tesla plans to beat Porsche at its own game 15 Sep 2019 19:47 The New Zealand Herald Tesla plans to beat Porsche at its own game by breaking the new Taycan’s record for an electric production car at the Nurburgring circuit in Germany. The American brand tested a new model at the circuit during an industry test on Thursday, sending a red …
  • Australia to attend climate summit empty-handed, despite UN pleas to ‘come with a plan’ 15 Sep 2019 19:26 RenewEconomy Note: This story is part of Covering Climate Now, a global collaboration of more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story. Climate action will be on the world stage again at a meeting of world leaders in New York on September 23. …
  • Alberta's electric vehicle owners rally to boost interest 15 Sep 2019 19:19 CBC Car enthusiasts gathered on Sunday for the National Drive Electric Week event in Calgary — an event all about showing people that electric vehicles come in all shapes, sizes and price tags. Attendees saw a variety of Tesla's, Smart Cars and vintage …
  • Electric vehicle subsidies: Push for e-bikes to be in Govt scheme 15 Sep 2019 18:44 The New Zealand Herald German company Bosch is pushing to have electric bikes included in the proposed subsidy scheme for electric vehicles. E-bike sales are soaring in this country, more than doubling in the past two years in spite of their high price tag compared to other …
  • Source: GM offered product for closed Lordstown plant 15 Sep 2019 17:45 WKBN The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity DETROIT (AP) – A person briefed on the bargaining says General Motors has offered the United Auto Workers to make new products at two assembly plants it had planned to close. The person …
  • Cork must follow Amsterdam and become a cycling city 15 Sep 2019 17:43 Amsterdam News CITIES across Europe are aiming to make themselves more people-friendly and less car-centric in a bid to reduce emissions and air pollution and increase emission-free travel. The issue of air pollution in cities, mainly caused by cars and other diesel and …
  • Union for 49K workers at GM announces plan to strike 15 Sep 2019 17:30 Boston Herald DETROIT  — The United Auto Workers union announced that its roughly 49,000 members at General Motors plants in the U.S. will go on strike as soon as midnight Sunday because contract negotiations with the automaker had broken down. The decision came after …
  • Jim Krumel: Ohio had the right people at the right time 15 Sep 2019 17:28 Lima News As far as birthdays go, it was a rather low-key one last week when Honda of America celebrated its 40th year of building vehicles in Ohio. But that was fitting in a way, especially given the hush-hush nature of what went on behind the scenes four decades …
  • C'Ville Clean Energy Nonprofit Encourages More People to Buy Electric Cars 15 Sep 2019 17:18 WVIR CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - Electric car owners in Charlottesville are showing off their rides that they say help the environment. The clean energy nonprofit, Generation180, hosted an event at the Sprint Pavilion on The Downtown Mall, to encourage people …
  • UAW to resume talks with GM, still plan to strike 15 Sep 2019 16:55 CBS News September 15, 2019 / 6:58 PM / CBS/AP The United Auto Workers union said it would resume talks with General Motors on Monday morning, a union spokesperson told the Reuters news agency. Its roughly 49,000 members at General Motors plants in the …
  • Transportation in new capital to be electricity-based- Minister 15 Sep 2019 16:51 Indonesia News 14th September 2019 Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi spoke to the press while attending the opening of Indotrans Expo 2019 at the Jakarta Convention Center (JCC) on Friday. (ANTARA/Mentari Dwi Gayati) We hope the new capital city, which will …
  • Indonesias very own Silicon Valley 15 Sep 2019 16:51 Indonesia News Future tech hub: A worker pushing a trolley next to a well-decorated park at Sultan Aji Muhammad Sulaiman Sepinggan International Airport in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan. Joko wants the yet-to-be named city in East Kalimantan to foster development of …
  • GM, UAW to resume talks; strike still planned 15 Sep 2019 16:50 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer Updated 4:35 pm PDT, Sunday, September 15, 2019 FILE - This May 16, 2014, file photo shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. The United Auto Workers union is letting its contract with General Motors expire just …
  • Car Critic: The 2019 International Motor Show in Frankfurt, Germany 15 Sep 2019 15:59 KSTU Please enable Javascript to watch this video SALT LAKE CITY — When you take this new Dutch-engineered vehicle to the lake, you don't have to stop at the edge of the water. Fox 13 Car Critic Brian Champagne takes us to the 2019 International Motor Show …
  • Anti-Car Groups Call for a Ban on SUVs, Protest at Frankfurt Auto Show 15 Sep 2019 15:56 Yahoo News Photo credit: TOBIAS SCHWARZ - Getty ImagesFrom Car and Driver Environmental protest groups have been actively opposing the auto industry in Germany this summer, blocking a train carrying new Volkswagen vehicles earlier this month with their bodies. …
  • Hybrid Fabrics Market By Product Analysis and Regional Trends to 2025 15 Sep 2019 15:19 MarketWatch.com Sep 15, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) -- A detailed analysis of the Hybrid Fabrics Market is entailed in this research report. The driving forces responsible for propelling the growth graph of this vertical in addition to the regional and competitive trends are …
  • Boom Trucks Market Trends & Growth Forecast by Industry Players, 2019 – 2025 15 Sep 2019 15:18 MarketWatch.com Sep 15, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) -- As Boom Trucks Market share is predominantly augmented by construction domain, Asia Pacific belt witnesses a percentage of supremacy in the entire business space. It has been observed that countries like India and China …
  • No talks in GM-UAW contract spat; strike likely 15 Sep 2019 14:09 Brownsville Herald DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on labor strife at General Motors factories (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Contract talks between the United Auto Workers union and General Motors broke off Sunday and haven't resumed, meaning the union's first national …
  • The Latest: No talks in GM-UAW contract spat; strike likely 15 Sep 2019 14:03 Michigansthumb Updated 5:02 pm EDT, Sunday, September 15, 2019 FILE - This May 16, 2014, file photo shows the General Motors logo at the company's world headquarters in Detroit. The United Auto Workers union is letting its contract with General Motors expire just …
  • Sun. 4:45 p.m.: Protest planned at GM Lordstown tonight 15 Sep 2019 14:01 Tribune Chronicle DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers has announced protests against General Motors as its roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. would go on strike just before midnight because contentious talks on a new contract had broken down. …
  • The US auto workers union just decided to walk out on GM - here's why they're striking (GM) 15 Sep 2019 13:54 Yahoo! Voices Chevrolet Cruze LordstownGM The UAW ordered its membership to strike General Motors on Sunday night after contract negotiations broke down. GM's 46,000 UAW-represented workers could take to the picket lines. The UAW has been bristling for a strike …
  • United Auto Workers union says its 49K members at GM plants going on strike 15 Sep 2019 13:10 New Hamburg Independent DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union announced Sunday that its roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. would go on strike just before midnight because contentious talks on a new contract had broken down. About 200 plant-level union …