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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8 Tips to Help Close that Renewable Energy Deal
The benefits of clean energy are clear, but procuring renewables can often be a muddy process given up-front investments, long contracts, and the need to build consensus among various internal company departments. GM’s first renewable energy project dates back to 1995 with landfill gas generation and its first solar array followed 10 years later. Now equipped with 106 megawatts of...
Jan 7, 2016 4:50 PM ET
Podcast: GM’s Anthony Davis Discusses Company’s Wind Projects
General Motors will soon use wind as an energy source for its operations in Mexico and its Arlington, Texas assembly plant. When these wind projects are up and spinning by the end of next year, GM will source a total of 170 megawatts of renewable energy to provide electricity for plants across the globe. Driving this use of renewables forward is Anthony Davis, GM’s project manager of...
Dec 21, 2015 2:55 PM ET
Wind Energy to Power GM’s Texas Assembly Plant
ARLINGTON, Texas, December 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ – General Motors’ Arlington Assembly plant will soon be able to build up to 125,000 trucks a year using wind power from turbines whose blades span the length of a football field in diameter. Arlington Assembly produces more than 1,200 vehicles daily, including the Chevrolet Suburban and Tahoe; GMC Yukon...
Dec 10, 2015 10:10 AM ET
Everyone Counts!
By Guy O. Williams, president & CEO, Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice We all know that Detroit already has a lot on its plate—from poverty and unemployment to abandonment and crime. I am convinced, however, that things are turning around. As we put the pieces back together, we...
Dec 7, 2015 1:05 PM ET
Solar Array at Corvette Plant Drives GM to Lead in Solar Energy Use
DETROIT, December 1, 2015 /3BL Media/ – General Motors leads the automotive industry in solar energy use in the United States, according to the Solar Means Business report released by the Solar Energy Industries Association. Continuing its investment in clean, renewable energy, the company is breaking...
Dec 1, 2015 12:05 PM ET