GM Energy Efficiency

GM Energy Efficiency

Updates on how GM is reducing emissions and petroleum dependence by being more energy efficient.

For more information on GM’s commitment to energy efficiency, visit its sustainability report and environmental blog.

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GM and ABB Show Chevy Volt Battery Reuse Application
In the future, it might be a common sight to see a group of homes or small commercial buildings being powered by an “off the grid” system made up of repackaged Chevrolet Volt batteries. Today, it’s reality as the partnership between General Motors and ABB opens a new chapter with the...
Nov 14, 2012 5:15 PM ET
Recycled Milk Jugs Become “Eek-O-Friendly” Skeletons for Underprivileged Kids
From achieving more than 100 landfill-free facilities to providing the blueprint to achieve zero waste, GM is continually reducing its environmental impact. Our company is committed to reducing waste; as...
Oct 31, 2012 3:00 PM ET
GM Named Top Solar User in U.S. Auto Sector
(3BL Media) Orlando, FL - September 12, 2012 - The Solar Energy Industries Association says General Motors is the No. 1 automotive user of solar power in the United States. It also ranks No. 13 of the top 20 ...
Sep 12, 2012 4:00 PM ET
GM Fairfax Gets Kansas Pollution Prevention Award
(3BL Media) Kansas City, KS - August 10, 2012 - The Kansas Department of Health and Environment awarded General Motors Fairfax Assembly & Stamping – home of the Chevrolet Malibu and ...
Aug 10, 2012 7:45 PM ET
GM Powers Computers with Energy from Engine Testing
(3BL Media) Torino, Italy – June 29, 2012 – As visitors to the General Motors Powertrain Engineering Center in Torino walk the halls, they can often hear the whirring of engines being tested. But what they can’t hear is the excess energy being transferred back to the grid. Within a year, the center has...
Jun 29, 2012 4:00 PM ET