Tag: New York

Aerospace & Defense, Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Joby to Install First Electric Air Taxi Charger in Greater New York City Region

January 24, 2024

Via: ASD News

Joby Aviation, Inc., a company developing electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft for commercial passenger service, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement with Helo Holdings, Inc., (“HHI”), to install the first air taxi charger in the greater […]


NY State Enters $10B Partnership With Semiconductor Industry

December 18, 2023

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

New York state has entered into a $10 billion partnership with several semiconductor industry leaders to establish research and manufacturing in the state, creating at least 700 jobs in the process. Governor Kathy Hochul said the collaboration, which includes the […]


New York Commits $1 Billion to Albany Chip Development

December 12, 2023

Via: Transport Topics

New York state will spend $1 billion to expand research into chip technology in Albany, the state’s capital, with the goal of turning the region into a global center of semiconductor research and manufacturing, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced Dec. 11. […]


Coca-Cola Plans $650M Investment In New York State

May 9, 2023

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

The Coca-Cola Company has selected Monroe County in New York State as the location for a new fairlife production facility. To be built in the Town of Webster, the 745,000-square-foot facility is expected to create up to 250 new jobs. […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

New York City Scrambling to Find Space for EV Chargers

January 9, 2023

Via: The Wall Street Journal

The Big Apple wants to go green. First it needs to figure out where to put thousands of chargers needed for electric vehicles as the state phases out the sale of new gasoline-powered cars and trucks by 2035. Drivers in […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Li-Cycle Expanding In New York’s Finger Lakes Region

December 1, 2022

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

In an agreement with New York State, Li-Cycle will create nearly 270 jobs in Monroe County, part of the Finger Lakes Region, through the performance-based Excelsior Jobs Tax Credit Program. The Canadian lithium-ion battery resource recovery company will expand its […]


A New York State Assemblyman Wants Amazon to Create a “Made in USA” Filter

November 28, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Amazon is a notorious purveyor of counterfeit goods and products of questionable origins. And, though the retailer is far from the only culprit in the fast fashion and fast furniture hellscape (don’t get us started on Shein!), it is one […]


President Biden Touts Another CHIPS Act Success Story in New York’s Hudson Valley

October 7, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

President Biden was in Poughkeepsie, New York today to point to another major investment announced by a technology company since the CHIPS and Science Act passed a few weeks ago. IBM, which once gave us the floppy disk, plans to […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Regulations

New York Seeks Input on EV Charging Stations

June 7, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

Fleet operators and others in New York are being surveyed in a new website launched by Gov. Kathy Hochul to help the state submit a plan by Aug. 1 to gain federal electric vehicle infrastructure funds. “This new online tool […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

NY State Opens $11.4M Finger Lakes Workforce Development Center

May 24, 2022

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

On May 23, New York Governor Kathy Hochul celebrated the grand opening of the Finger Lakes Workforce Development Center on Monroe Community College’s (MCC) Downtown Campus. The $11.4 million, 50,000-square-foot workforce development center focuses on short-term and accelerated, technology-oriented training […]


Take Action, New Yorkers! Tell Your State Lawmakers to Buy American

April 5, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Start spreading the news: New York lawmakers are in the midst of putting together the annual state budget, and they have a major opportunity to create good jobs and strengthen local communities. Including Buy America requirements in the budget will […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Regulations

New York Expands its Landmark Buy American Rule

April 13, 2021

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

It’s been a year since the New York Buy American Act became a permanent part of state law. In 2021, though, it’s going further. The recently passed New York budget has expanded it. On April 8 Gov. Andrew Cuomo presented […]


New York governor outlines reopening plan with construction, manufacturing first

May 4, 2020

Via: Reuters

Cuomo did not give a timeline, but the state’s stay-at-home order is due to expire on May 15. The governor has previously said that the areas with fewer infections and enough spare hospital beds could consider reopening after that date. […]

Design & Planning, Process, R & D

Samsung reveals plans to open new AI centre in New York

September 10, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The new facility, which will be located in the middle of Chelsea in New York, will be headed up by Daniel D. Lee who is the Executive Vice President of Samsung Research and a renowned global name in AI robotics. […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Solar farm developers target New York with lease offers

April 5, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Less than a year after New York banned fracking, dashing the hopes of farmers who had hoped to reap royalties from natural gas leases, the commercial solar industry is courting landowners for energy production. Buoyed by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s […]


First GM Ignition Trial Starts in New York

January 12, 2016

Via: Industry Week

NEW YORK – The first jury trial against General Motors over an ignition switch defect linked to 124 deaths and scores of injuries started Monday in a federal court in New York. GM reached settlements with hundreds of victims of […]