Dow Corning will build two new buildings for research into silicon-based materials and photovoltaic cells.
The Hershey Co. is proposing to slash up to 600 jobs in a move to modernize and expand the newer of its two hometown plants while shutting down production in the original plant.
Defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. says it will sell two businesses and realign others, saying the moves will improve its performance.
European Union says it reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by 2 percent in 2008 from the previous year as an economic recession cut back energy use.
Auto industry group said German car exports increased by nearly half in May compared to a year earlier but sales continued to slide at home.
Consumer products maker opened its first plant in Russia, which will make two Huggies diapers.
Indian automaker inaugurated a factory to produce its super-cheap compact Nano car nearly two years after violent farmer...
The nation's largest wireless carrier is pressured by regulators to drop its proprietary technology and adopt the global standard.
( Risoe National Laboratory for Sustainable Energy, the Technical University of Denmark ) Risoe DTU's next energy conference will deal with the pressing large, long-term energy issues.
( Census of Marine Life ) OpenGeo today announced that the Ocean Biogeographic Information System has selected it to replace their existing geospatial mapping tools. OpenGeo is a fully-integrated, open source geospatial platform for manipulating maps and data. OpenGeo will provide...
( Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona ) Spanish sign language is used by over 100,000 people with hearing impairments and is made up of hundreds of signs. CVC-UAB researchers Sergio Escalera, Petia Radeva and Jordi Vitria selected over twenty of these signs to develop a new visual...
Automaker said a key parts factory in China resumed full operation following a two-week strike over wages that forced Honda to halt production at four plants.
Japanese automaker is boosting production of the gas model Highlander sport utility vehicle at its southern Indiana plant.
CEO Steve Jobs said the idea to ditch the keyboard for a multi-touch display came about in the early 2000s, although Apple was working on a telephone at the time.