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In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week:
A tax credit of up to $7,500 could be used to defray the cost of an electric vehicle under the Inflation Reduction Act now moving toward final approval in Congress, but the auto industry is warning that the vast majority of EV purchases won’t qualify for a tax credit that large.
While lumber was widely unavailable and prices were soaring to historic highs during the coronavirus pandemic, a University of South Florida mechanical engineering student was developing a cost-effective alternative.
According to Bloomberg, Qantas Airways' chief operating officer has put out the call to executives to take on baggage handling duties full-time for three months to help get through the holiday travel rush.
When a commercial pilot posted a picture of eerie, glowing red lights over the Pacific Ocean, it got the internet buzzing.
Last week, Kentucky landed yet another electric-vehicle investment.
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Companies are ramping up production of plastics made from natural, renewable materials.
CEO Edward Hightower said the company expects to start the first customer deliveries by the end of 2022.
Cyberattacks against agricultural targets are not some far-off threat; they are already happening.
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