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 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
Orion Assembly to Pull Energy from the Sun
(3BL Media) Lake Orion, MI - June 21, 2012 - A field next to General Motors’ Orion Assembly Plant, home of the ...
Jun 21, 2012 7:45 PM ET
GM Builds Sustainable Plant in Brazil
(3BL Media) Joinville, Brazil - May 10, 2012 -  General Motors is pioneering several environmental practices in its construction of a new engine plant in Joinville in southern Brazil. These sustainable features are expected to accredit the plant for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the...
May 10, 2012 11:15 PM ET
Spring Hill Changes the Lights to Cut Energy
(3BL Media) Spring Hill, TN - April 23, 2012 - General Motors’ Spring Hill Manufacturing complex expects to save nearly $800,000 annually by upgrading to high-efficiency lighting in its general assembly and new engine plants, both of which begin production later this year. Replacement of more than 4,000 fixtures with high-efficiency fluorescent lighting is estimated to save 8.5 million...
Apr 23, 2012 1:45 PM ET