Bad Week For German Automakers: Huge Costs, New ProbeAt VW, lower-level engineers are told what to do and not given much autonomy. As a result, in order to get things done, they don't tell their superiors what they're up to, he said.
VW Owners Seek Trial If Regulators Don't Agree To A Fix By Thursday The cases have lingered since last fall with the polluting cars still on the road, leaving owners to wonder if VW will buy them back or come up with a repair.
Detroit Considers Strict Regulations For Handling Pet CokeDetroit is considering a measure that would strictly regulate the handling of petroleum coke and other bulk solid materials to protect the health of residents.
Current Permit Allows More Pollution From Detroit RefineryThe area around Marathon's Detroit refinery could see increased sulfur dioxide air pollution regardless of whether new permit is approved.
Detroit Mayor Threatens Suit Over Marathon's Plan To Increase Refinery EmissionsMarathon is proposing increasing emissions of sulfur dioxide at its plant in southwest Detroit by 22 tons per year.
'We're Watching Our Families Die' Says Resident, While Marathon Oil Looking For The OK To Release More Pollutants" .... we oppose this - we think we need less pollution, not more," said Dr. Abdul El Sayed.
Report: Dozens Of Deaths Likely From Volkswagen Pollution DodgeVolkswagen's pollution-control chicanery has not just been victimless tinkering, according to a report.
Michigan: Progress Made To Reduce Phosphorus In Lake ErieEfforts in Michigan to cut down on the pollutants feeding algae in Lake Erie have been showing signs of success, state officials say.
US Regulator Missed Its Best Chance To Catch VW CheatingWithout that test, VW was virtually home free and evaded detection for seven years.
EPA: Volkswagon Thwarted Pollution Regulations For 7 YearsVW got away with this scheme for seven years, and according to the EPA, didn't come clean even when repeatedly confronted with evidence of excessive pollution.
Michigan Agency Proposes Regulating Fewer Air PollutantsMichigan would have 756 regulated contaminants under the rules, down from more than 1,200.
Southwest Detroiters Demand Marathon Oil Buy Their Homes: 'Our Kids Can't Live In This Kind Of Mess'A small, but vocal, group of southwest Detroit homeowners is demanding that Marathon buy them out of the neighborhood.