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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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GM Joins White House Climate Pledge
Secretary of State John Kerry and senior Obama Administration officials hosted General Motors and a dozen other companies to launch the American Business Act on Climate Pledge yesterday at the White House. The pledge represents how companies...
Jul 28, 2015 10:15 AM ET
Secondary-Use Chevrolet Volt Batteries Power Their Way Into the Record Books
TORONTO, July 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Chevrolet has put their secondary use battery technology in the record books by setting a Guinness World Records title for the most people generating electricity in one week at the TORONTO 2015 Pan American Games. From July 17th to July 24th, participants at the Chevrolet Power of Play exhibit in CIBC Pan Am Park raced...
Jul 27, 2015 11:30 AM ET
Powered by the Sun, Wind and EV Batteries, GM Wins LEED Gold
You’ve heard us talk about how we repurpose scrap Chevrolet Volt battery covers to benefit wildlife. But what about the actual batteries? What happens to the batteries that power Chevy Volt extended-range electric cars when their useful life is done? Hint: Even then,...
Jun 17, 2015 6:00 PM ET
Used Chevrolet Volt Batteries Help Power New IT Building
MILFORD, Mich., June 16, 2015 /3BL Media/ - What happens to the batteries that power Chevrolet Volt extended-range electric cars when their useful life is done? Five of them are helping keep the lights on at the new General Motors Enterprise Data Center at its Milford Proving Ground. ...
Jun 16, 2015 3:20 PM ET
Global Wind Day: 5 Business Benefits of Wind Power
Did you know today is Global Wind Day? Since 2009, the Global Wind Energy Council, European Wind Energy Association and national associations have organized activities on June 15 to spread awareness about the power and possibilities of wind energy. We recently signed a power purchase agreement for 34 megawatts of wind energy to power...
Jun 15, 2015 6:00 PM ET