Monthly Archives: July 2016

DENSO Awarded a Medal from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

DENSO Awarded a Medal from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

KARIYA (Japan) – The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) awarded DENSO the IEEE Medal for Environmental and Safety Technologies for being the first company in the world to commercialize an electronically controlled injection system (diesel common rail), which has made a significant contribution to the spread of clean diesel vehicles. The award ceremony ... Read More
 
Ford Achieves Zero Waste to Landfill in Europe

Ford Achieves Zero Waste to Landfill in Europe

Ford has achieved zero waste to landfill at all of its manufacturing plants in Europe, with the company’s global achievements detailed in the 2016 Sustainability Report. Over the last five years, the car manufacturer has eliminated 6,000 tonnes of waste each year that was previously sent to landfill sites. The saving is equal to the ... Read More
 
GM Battery Reuse Earns an Environmental Leader Top Project of the Year Award

GM Battery Reuse Earns an Environmental Leader Top Project of the Year Award

GM won an Environmental Leader Top Project of the Year Award for our Chevrolet Volt battery secondary reuse project that’s helping keep the lights on at our LEED-Gold Enterprise Data Center office in Milford, Michigan. A 74-kilowatt ground-mount solar array and two 2kW wind turbines feed the administration building’s distribution panel, where five Volt batteries work in ... Read More