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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Results from 30 GM facilities that fulfilled the EPA Energy Star Challenge for Industry
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) - December 16, 2011 - General Motors has met the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star Challenge for Industry by reducing energy intensity by an average of 25 percent at 30 plants in North America....
Dec 16, 2011 3:30 PM ET
30 GM Plants Meet EPA Energy-Reduction Challenge
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) Detroit, MI – December 16, 2011 – General Motors has cut energy intensity at 30 North American plants by an average of 25 percent – equivalent to  the emissions from powering 97,000 U.S. homes – to meet the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Energy Star© ...
Dec 16, 2011 3:00 PM ET
Lansing Delta Township Assembly Plant is an ENERGY STAR
You know that ENERGY STAR sticker on your washing machine? It’s part of a worldwide effort by the Environmental Protection Agency to identify products that save money and protect the environment. Everything from air conditioners to water heaters can get the sticker, including massive vehicle assembly plants. What? That’s right: Even massive vehicle assembly plants...
Dec 5, 2011 11:30 AM ET
Solar Power Blooms in Warren
(3BL Media / the CSRfeed) Warren, MI – November 17, 2011 – General Motors is introducing a solar charging canopy that moves with the sun. The Tracking Solar Tree® is located at GM Company Vehicle Operations.   “We are constantly looking for places where we can add a renewable focus,” said Rob Threlkeld, GM global manager of renewable energy. “This solar tree is an ideal addition because...
Nov 17, 2011 11:00 AM ET
General Motors Doubles Global Solar Commitment
Today, GM Ventures, General Motors’ investment arm, announced a $7.5 million investment in solar energy systems provider Sunlogics. General Motors also announced a commitment to double its global solar output from 30 to 60 megawatts by the end of 2015. Laid...
Aug 3, 2011 8:00 AM ET