CNET reports from the Detroit Auto Show 2014.
The tech giant bans the use of benzene and n-hexane in the final assembly of its devices and lowers the maximum use in early production phases.
General Motors is building a large photovoltaic solar array at the company's Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant--the plant that makes the Chevrolet Volt.
Carmaker is preparing up to deliver its first sport utility vehicle. The Model X is expected to arrive in 2015.
In the event the company sells the plants, it would be able to shed 3,000 employees from its workforce.
Is Apple assembling some iMacs in the U.S.? That would be a departure from its custom of assembling virtually all products in Asia.
The first big phone from Google's Motorola is made in America, but not in the same quantities as the iPhone or Galaxy S4 (so far). Crave's Eric Mack swings by the Moto X factory in Fort Worth.
Tesla and Panasonic may hook up on a US battery plant with a total investment close to $1 billion, according to a Japan-based report.
General Motors announced it will invest $61 million and create 685 jobs for flexible operation at the Spring Hill assembly plant.
President Barack Obama visits Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant in Michigan on the heals of the announcement that the plant received $336 million in new investment to prepare for production of the Volt.
Ford's Michigan Assembly Plant will produce the new Ford Focus, and, later this year, the Focus Electric.