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Ford Continues its Water Leadership Goal with New Water Saving Technologies at Chicago Assembly Plant

Ford Continues its Water Leadership Goal with New Water Saving Technologies at Chicago Assembly Plant

DEARBORN, Mich., March 22, 2017 – The Chicago Assembly Plant – home of the Ford Taurus and the award-winning Ford Explorer –implemented efficiency efforts towards the end of 2016 that helped the plant reduce water usage by 13 million gallons last year – expected to be significantly higher in 2017 after a full year of ... Read More
 
BlueStream™ Hybrid Cooling System from Johnson Controls helps customers address water, energy challenges

BlueStream™ Hybrid Cooling System from Johnson Controls helps customers address water, energy challenges

MILWAUKEE – (Jan. 10, 2017) – Johnson Controls has developed a unique, innovative and industry-leading solution – the BlueStream™ Hybrid Cooling System – to help customers address water and energy challenges in facilities through more efficient cooling tower operations. The solution will be featured at the 2017 Air-Conditioning Heating and Refrigeration (AHR) Expo in Las ... 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
 
Ford Sees A/C Condensate As a Clean Drinking-Water Source

Ford Sees A/C Condensate As a Clean Drinking-Water Source

Yes, bottled water really does cost more than gasoline. So does nearly any common liquid consumers can buy, actually. But there’s an unfortunate reality check in this musing: While choosing Aquafina or Perrier over good, clean, cheap tap water is a choice many Americans make, quite a few places elsewhere aren’t fortunate enough to have ... Read More
 
Ford Volunteer Corps Begins Global Caring Month with Transformational Clean Water Project, Challenge Grants

Ford Volunteer Corps Begins Global Caring Month with Transformational Clean Water Project, Challenge Grants

Ford Motor Company kicks off Global Caring Month in September with a transformational undertaking by the Ford Volunteer Corps — the Thailand Clean Water Community Project, winner of a $200,000 grant from the Bill Ford Better World Challenge. Hundreds of Ford volunteers will help rebuild a water system in the town of Chanthaburi that serves ... Read More