Poll: Next big "green" powertrain
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General Motors said Monday that its Changwon Assembly plant in South Korea has reached an agreement with renewable energy company KC Cottrell to build a three-megawatt solar installation on the plant’s rooftop.
23 October, 2012 02:53:00General Motors is offering a downloadable blueprint that summarizes its process for making its plants and facilities landfill-free, meaning all production waste generated is reused, recycled or used to create energy.
14 September, 2012 03:17:00The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has named General Motors the No. 1 automotive user of solar power in the United States.
30 May, 2012 09:03:00The 2013 Ford Fusion is a mixture of the old and the new – it’s made from mostly standard parts: metal, rubber, plastics, but it also has some unusual materials.
31 January, 2012 12:05:00Nissan Motor Co., unveiled the Nichioh Maru, an energy efficient eco-carrier which will transport completed vehicles and parts on one of Japan's main maritime shipping routes.
01 January, 2012 12:42:00Ford enters 2012 with plans to further reduce the amount of water used to make vehicles and continue showing efficiency is not only inherent in its vehicle lineup, but also in its manufacturing practices.
31 December, 2011 02:45:00Volkswagen announced plans to reduce the environmental impact of its manufacturing processes by 25 percent before 2018.
24 October, 2011 03:39:00Ford is using 25 20-ounce plastic bottles to make the carpeting in every all-new Ford Escape utility vehicle it builds.
16 August, 2011 01:01:00Ford’s Dagenham Diesel Plant in the UK will be fully powered by wind come the end of August 2011, thanks to the construction of a third electricity-generating turbine.
30 July, 2011 01:42:00Toyota has ‘switched on’ its 17,000 solar panel energy park — heralding the start of a green future for its Burnaston plant in South Derbyshire in the UK.
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