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  • Manufacturing vaccines in Africa will increase health security and create jobs for young people in the future. European Investment Bank
  • The American Jobs Plan, has allocated $100 billion to be spent on workforce development and helping retrain dislocated workers into high-demand sectors, including energy and manufacturing. Workforce Futurist by Andy Spence
  • SPEE3D's 'SPAC3D' project offers Australia's fledgling space industry, for the first time, the opportunity to become the world's leading manufacturer and exporter of rocket engines. Battle Space
  • Once the largest steel mill in the world, the Sparrows Point shipyard in Maryland will provide new jobs in Baltimore as a manufacturer of wind turbine parts. Good News Network
  • In line with the American Jobs Plan, DOE recommends Congress establish a cost-sharing grant program to support battery cell and pack manufacturing in the U.S. JD Supra
  • The NSET will represent a coherent Green Industrial Strategy for Scotland, which will be supported by the Just Transition Plans for industry including a vision for reinvigorating Scottish manufacturing and heavy industry, supporting Scottish supply chains and creating high-quality jobs. Scottish Government
  • The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act will create nearly 500,000 new manufacturing jobs over the next three years, including more than 100,000 high-skilled, family-sustaining jobs in the equipment manufacturing industry. For Construction Pros
  • CCUS investment in the UK could reach £41bn by 2030, but that with strategies to support domestic companies, the UK could also develop a supply chain that supports domestic jobs and local manufacturing of related products and goods. Business Green
  • There is no agreement to invest in manufacturing or workforce development, two significant categories of spending proposed in the American Jobs Plan. AEE
  • Low-carbon transitions in energy, transport, cities, manufacturing and food are expected to generate trillions of dollars of investment and millions of new jobs over the next decade. World Bank
  • A Buy Texas program for electric school buses and government-owned vehicles could spur local manufacturing of electric vehicles and create 3,401 jobs. Grist
  • An integrated climate and manufacturing strategy, tailored to the opportunities and barriers that each industry faces, would give the United States a chance to claim global leadership on climate, strengthen its manufacturing base, and create rewarding jobs. Environment + Energy Leader
  • If the United States fails to make commercial EVs, batteries, and other component parts for the next-generation of automotive and trucking technology, American jobs making internal combustion engines, exhaust systems, and fuel pumps, among other components, could all be lost. Central Asia-Caucasus Institute
  • In the longer term, AMPI is expected to grow the UK's advanced machinery capability to a £2bn export capacity within 10 years establishing over 30,000 high value manufacturing sector jobs. Metrology and Quality News - Online Magazine
  • Earlier in the year, Deloitte and The Manufacturing Institute came out with a stunning report that the growing U.S. manufacturing skills gap could leave 2.1 million jobs unfilled by 2030 and cost the U.S. economy as much as $1 trillion! Robotics 24/7
  • Biden has proposed spending $30 billion over four years on manufacturing, research and development to guard against future pandemics as part of his American Jobs Plan. The Hill
  • The Modern Manufacturing Initiative is designed to help Australian manufacturers to scale up and create jobs to lift Australia's manufacturing capability, drive collaboration, and identify new opportunities to access domestic and global supply chains. Battle Space
  • The American Jobs Plan proposes a wide range of critical investments in U.S. clean energy, infrastructure, and advanced manufacturing sectors. Center for American Progress
  • A $50 billion federal investment program to incentivize domestic semiconductor manufacturing would create an annual average of 185,000 temporary American jobs and add to $24.6 billion to the U.S. economy as new semiconductor manufacturing facilities, or fabs, are constructed from 2021-2026. Semiconductor Industry Association
  • Biden's $2.3 trillion American Jobs Plan includes $174 billion in spending on electric vehicle infrastructure, $100 billion for the power grid, $46 billion in clean energy manufacturing and $35 billion for research into technology to address climate change. Utility Dive
  • The Australian government has no net zero emissions target and has promised to increase the amount of gas in the electricity and manufacturing sectors, saying it will boost jobs. ABC (Australia)

Last updated: 19 September 2021