Monthly Archives: October 2016

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Among Global Leaders In Addressing Climate Change

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Among Global Leaders In Addressing Climate Change

With its inclusion in CDP’s 2016 Climate “A” List, FCA has been recognized once again as a global leader for its commitment and performance in addressing climate change. Every year, thousands of organizations participate in the CDP initiative, which provides an independent assessment of their approach and performance in combating climate change. Only 9% of ... Read More
 
Energy-Efficient Operations Save GM $73 Million in 2016

Energy-Efficient Operations Save GM $73 Million in 2016

DETROIT, October 24, 2016 /3BL Media/ — The installation of 186,000 LED bulbs and fixtures is one of many steps helping General Motors save $73 million in energy costs in 2016. Global efforts to increase energy efficiency play a significant part in GM’s goal of meeting the electricity needs of its worldwide operations with 100 percent renewable energy by ... Read More
 
Ford Further Reducing Water Usage in Vehicle Production

Ford Further Reducing Water Usage in Vehicle Production

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 20, 2016 – Ford is aiming to reduce its use of the world’s most precious resource – water – by nearly three-fourths as it takes its next step toward using zero potable (drinking) water for vehicle manufacturing. By 2020, Ford aspires to have reduced its water usage per vehicle by 72 percent and ... Read More
 
Toyota and Net Impact Team Up to Promote Social Equity Through Mobility Solutions

Toyota and Net Impact Team Up to Promote Social Equity Through Mobility Solutions

Plano, TX (October 20, 2016) – Today, Net Impact, Toyota and the Toyota Mobility Foundation announced the second year of the Next Generation Mobility Challenge, a competition to inspire millennials to develop solutions to meet critical mobility needs through design thinking. This year’s challenges will focus on tackling issues related to social equity and inclusion. Net ... Read More
 
Lear Corporation Opens New Innovation Center in Detroit

Lear Corporation Opens New Innovation Center in Detroit

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems, opened a world-class Innovation Center today in downtown Detroit located at 119 State Street in historic Capitol Park. At this Center, Lear plans to develop new automotive products and technologies, incubate non-automotive business opportunities, collaborate ... Read More