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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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
GM Gets Perfect Climate Change Disclosure Score from @CDP
We know addressing climate change makes business sense. Further proof can be found in CDP rankings. Each year CDP scores companies for the quality of climate change-related information they disclose to investors and the global marketplace. If the company is a leader, they get on the S&P Climate Disclosure Leadership Index. Thousands of companies submit climate disclosures to CDP at...
Nov 16, 2015 11:00 AM ET
GM’s Team of Energy Stars
The hard work and dedication of GM’s energy managers have helped us realize $435 million in energy savings. During the last 20 years, they’ve helped mobilize their teams and, as a result, reduced energy intensity by 40 percent and carbon dioxide emissions by 41 percent at GM’s facilities in the U.S. An ongoing, long-standing partnership with the U.S. EPA ...
Nov 10, 2015 10:50 AM ET