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Business

State Wants $93 Million from Failed Manufacturer

March 26, 2018 admin 0

When Stion Corp., a manufacturer of thin film solar panels, announced in October that it would close its Hattiesburg, Mississippi operations, the Mississippi Business Journal called it “the latest failure of the Barbour years” – […]

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Automotive

Ford Finds New Partner for Small EV

March 26, 2018 admin 0

NEW YORK (AP) — Ford and Mahindra Group are teaming up to develop a small electric vehicle and some new SUVs. The companies, which partnered with each other in September, said Thursday that they’ve signed […]

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Automotive

Engineers Improve Internal Combustion Engines

March 22, 2018 admin 0

Technology developed at the University of Waterloo reliably and affordably increases the efficiency of internal combustion engines by more than 10 percent. The product of a decade of research, this patented system for opening and […]

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Automotive

Uber Cancels Event After Fatal Crash

March 20, 2018 admin 0

Uber has postponed a show-and-tell of its self-driving vehicles after one was involved in a deadly crash in Arizona. Uber had planned a media event Thursday at its Tempe facility to show off its fleet, […]

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Automotive

Auto Supplier Opens $46.3M Plant in Alabama

March 19, 2018 admin 0

WOODSTOCK, Ala. (AP) — MöllerTech, a German auto supplier, has opened a $46.3 million plant in central Alabama. Company officials say 222 employees will be hired at the new supply plant by the end of […]

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Automotive

VW to Build New SUV in Tennessee

March 19, 2018 admin 0

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Volkswagen plans to build a new five-passenger SUV in Chattanooga. According to a person briefed on details, the company will invest $340 million to bring the vehicle to market. The person […]

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Business

Factory Output Jumped 1.2 Pct in Feb

March 19, 2018 admin 0

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factory output jumped last month, led by big gains in the production of cars, computers and furniture. The Federal Reserve says manufacturing output rebounded 1.2 percent in February, the most since […]