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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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Steps to Brighten Up and Save Energy
Installing 186,000 LED lights, hosting employee “energy awareness” talks and replacing roofs with white light-reflecting surfaces are just a few of the steps General Motors plants and facilities are taking to improve energy efficiency. These activities saved the company $73 million in energy costs while reducing environmental impact....
Oct 26, 2016 10:45 AM ET
Energy-Efficient Operations Save GM $73 Million in 2016
DETROIT, October 24, 2016 /3BL Media/ — The installation of 186,000 LED bulbs and fixtures is one of many steps helping General Motors save $73 million in energy costs in 2016. Global efforts to increase energy efficiency play a significant part in GM’s goal of meeting the electricity needs of its worldwide operations with ...
Oct 24, 2016 11:05 AM ET
GM China Engages Suppliers in Energy Projects that Saved $1.3M
General Motors China engaged eight of its parts suppliers in a yearlong “Green Supply Chain” initiative designed to reduce energy consumption. The suppliers implemented 64 projects that resulted in emissions and facility noise reductions, as well as optimized lighting and energy management system improvements. Altogether, these...
Oct 10, 2016 11:15 AM ET
Hydropower is Making Waves as a Source of Renewable Energy
In northern Norway, the hydropower station Øvre Forsland “sits on a riverbed at the edge of a forest, with an exterior that aims to reflect the irregular shapes of the spruce trees forming its backdrop,” the Guardian...
Oct 5, 2016 9:15 AM ET
Twitter Chat on 9/21 at #GM100 with GM, WWF & The Climate Group
Join General Motors (GM)’s Director of Sustainability, David Tulauskas, GM’s Manager of Renewable Energy, ...
Sep 20, 2016 10:25 AM ET