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The latest new vehicle sales data from California New Car Dealers Association shows continued but slowing growth in Californians purchases of new cars and trucks.
The Castroville manufacturing and distribution center will officially close July 3, 2017, and all 183 employees will be laid off. Keurig has owned the warehouse since 2010.
In a last-ditch effort to survive, bankrupt U.S. solar panel maker Suniva Inc. asked the Trump administration Wednesday to impose trade tariffs on all foreign-made solar cells.
Tesla's electric cars feature some of the most cutting-edge technology around, so it's only fitting that the company's production line is just as futuristic.
The company's chief executive, Elon Musk, once said that Tesla's factory will eventually look like an ""alien dreadnought"", and the latest pictures show it is well on its way.
There will be no people in the production process, but there will be people working in the factory to oversee the robots and make sure everything is running at peak efficiency.
""You can’t have people in the production line itself, otherwise you drop to people speed,"" said Musk."
Rancho Cordova’s role as a hub of the aerospace industry will soon end. Aerojet Rocketdyne Inc. Monday said it will eliminate 1,100 of its 1,400 local jobs over the next two and a half years, and will shut down manufacturing operations. Aerojet Rocketdyne said plans to consolidate its California-based Sacramento and Vernon operations and Gainesville, Va., sites while centralizing and expanding its existing presence in Huntsville, Ala. with a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility.