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Stellantis to indefinitely idle Illinois plant, cites EV costs

Reuters 10 Dec 2022
Tim Ferguson, shop chairman for United Auto Workers (UAW) union Local 1268, which represents the Illinois plant's hourly workers, said in an interview that company documents show Cherokee production being moved to the company's Toluca, Mexico, plant.
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Quảng Ninh's Ba Chẽ District overachieves goals for timber forest growing

Vietnam News 10 Dec 2022
People were also encouraged to grow medicinal plants ... Apart from planting the trees themselves, the union have been offering training on growing and taking care of the plants, facilitating its members’ access to funding and connecting people to credible tree seedling suppliers.
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Jeep Cherokee's Future Hangs in the Balance after Reports of Plant Closure

Yahoo Daily News 10 Dec 2022
Plant Closure Jeopardizes Jeep Cherokee's FutureJeep. Stellantis will indefinitely idle its plant in Belvidere, Illinois, where the Jeep Cherokee is built, as first reported by Automotive News ... The plant closure will impact the nearly 1300 employees, many of which are UAW union members, when the facility is idled on February 28, 2023.
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Stellantis is blaming EVs for its upcoming Jeep layoffs

The Verge 10 Dec 2022
Stellantis, the company behind Fiat, Dodge, and Jeep, has announced that it plans to halt one of its plants and lay off 1,200 workers come February.
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Extinction risk to wild species must be eliminated by 2050: Conservation group

Castanet 10 Dec 2022
The International Union for Conservation of Nature issued an update to its "Red List" of species that are at risk of extinction as United Nations nature talks continue in Montreal ... for all species by 2050, the International Union for Conservation of Nature said Friday.
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Energy & Environment — Big Oil doubles down on fossil: House documents

The Hill 10 Dec 2022
House Democrats release new cache of documents in their probe into the oil industry. Meanwhile, a Michigan judge dropped charges against former Gov ...   ... Close ... Subscribe ... WHAT WE’RE READING Workers at new GM joint venture EV battery plant vote to join union (Detroit Free PressToxic chemicals found in virtually every SC river tested ... .
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Union wins landmark vote in first US electric vehicle battery plant

Business Day 09 Dec 2022
The United Auto Workers union won an election at a General Motors and LG Energy Solution electric-car battery plant in Lordstown, Ohio, giving the union its first win in a factory of that kind ... Workers interviewed last week said they hope to make at least $24 an hour if the union organises the plant.
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UAW wins vote in first US electric vehicle battery plant

Crains Detroit Business 09 Dec 2022
electric-car battery plant in Lordstown, Ohio, giving the union its first win in a factory of that kind ... "Liberated is the best word you can use for it," said Tony Russo, an employee in the plant who voted in favor of joining the union ... Workers interviewed last week said they hope to make at least $24 an hour if the union organizes the plant.
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Workers at GM joint venture battery plant vote to join UAW

Lima Ohio 09 Dec 2022
GM CEO Mary Barra told the Automotive Press Association in Detroit on Thursday that the company welcomes the union at its battery plant ... GM currently pays about $22 per hour at its unionized parts-making plants ... Barra said she would like to get a contract with the union at the Warren plant as quickly as possible.
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UAW says workers at Ohio battery plant vote to join union

Fox31 Denver 09 Dec 2022
... union representation at a battery plant ... GM CEO Mary Barra told the Automotive Press Association in Detroit on Thursday that the company welcomes the union at its battery plant ... Barra said she would like to get a contract with the union at the Warren plant as quickly as possible.
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UAW organizes its first EV battery plant

Finger Lakes Times 09 Dec 2022
The union said workers at the Ultium Cells LLC plant in Warren, Ohio, overwhelmingly voted in favor of UAW representation, with 710 voting for the union and 16 voting against it ... "This is a new generation coming alive with the UAW in this area," said Anthony Russo, a production associate at the Ultium plant who voted in favor of the union.
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Workers at GM joint venture battery plant in Ohio vote to join UAW

Cleveland 09 Dec 2022
GM CEO Mary Barra told the Automotive Press Association in Detroit on Thursday that the company welcomes the union at its battery plant ... GM currently pays about $22 per hour at its unionized parts-making plants ... Barra said she would like to get a contract with the union at the Warren plant as quickly as possible.
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UAW wins key vote to represent Ohio electric car battery factory

CNN 09 Dec 2022
Workers at the Ultium Cells plant, co-owned by General Motors and Korean giant LG, voted overwhelmingly this week to join the United Auto Workers union ... (GM) is not the sole owner of the plant, its executives welcomed the union in hopes it helps to maintain labor peace with contract talks looming next fall.
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Ohio workers vote to unionize GM, LG battery plant

Yahoo Daily News 09 Dec 2022
In a trip to South Korea in May, President Joe Biden expressed support for workers seeking to unionize JV battery plants and previously prodded the Detroit Three automakers to "deepen your partnership with the UAW." ... Last week, GM CEO Mary Barra expressed support for unionizing the Ohio plant.
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Fri. 6:30 a.m.: Ultium workers overwhelmingly choose UAW

The Vindicator 09 Dec 2022
“Our entire union welcomes our latest members from Ultium,” said UAW President Ray Curry ... The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, or UAW, filed a petition in October for election on behalf of workers at the Ultium Cells plant in Lordstown.

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