Program recognizes dealers' sustainability, provides best practice sharing platform
Certain Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealerships across the U.S. are showing customers their environmental credentials. It’s all part of GM’s new “Green Dealer Recognition” program.
GM is recognizing dealers with proven track records in areas such as energy reduction, renewable energy use, water conservation, recycling, onsite nature habitats and community outreach – all areas we’re committed to across our global operations.
Automaker launches ‘Green Dealer Recognition’ program
DETROIT, January 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ – Certain Chevrolet, Buick, GMC and Cadillac dealerships across the U.S. are showing customers their environmental credentials as part of a new “Green Dealer Recognition” program.
Participating dealers have proven track records in areas such as energy reduction, renewable energy use, water conservation efforts, recycling, on-site nature habitats and community outreach.
New model features expressive, sleek design and delivers 50 miles of EV range
DETROIT, January 15, 2015 /3BL Media/ –Chevrolet today unveiled the all-new 2016 Volt electric car with extended range, showcasing a sleeker, sportier design that offers 50 miles of EV range, greater efficiency and stronger acceleration.
The Volt’s new, efficient propulsion system will offer a General Motors’-estimated total driving range of more than 400 miles and with regular charging, owners are expected to travel more than 1,000 miles on average between gas fill-ups.
LAS VEGAS, January 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The 2016 Chevrolet Volt, to be fully revealed at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on Jan. 12, briefly broke cover Sunday evening at the Consumer Electronics Show.
473 charging stations in place, with more on the way
Early last year, GM was among 13 founding partner companies that pledged with the U. S. Department of Energy (DOE) to increase workplace charging in the U.S. tenfold within five years, as part of the Workplace Charging Challenge.
DETROIT, November 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ - If there’s one thing Chevrolet Volt owners love about their cars, it’s being able to recharge the battery easily. Evidence of that is a U.S. Department of Energy study that shows more than 80 percent of all trips by Volt owners did not use the range extender.
DETROIT, November 18, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Chevrolet is purchasing carbon credits worth up to $5 million to help 11 colleges across the U.S. pay for energy efficiency-based carbon reductions and retiring the carbon credits to benefit the climate instead of using them to offset the emissions of Chevrolet vehicles or operations.
First-of-its-kind project traps carbon and maintains habitat for various bird species
Chevrolet is teaming up with Ducks Unlimited and other climate experts to help ensure up to 6,000 acres of grasslands in North Dakota is protected against industrial-scale crop farming. The innovative partnership to support the Missouri Coteau is one of 36 projects under Chevrolet’s voluntary carbon-reduction initiative to reduce 8 million metric tons of carbon from being emitted.