LG Earns Climate Communications and Sustained Excellence Awards
WASHINGTON, April 6, 2015 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership in protecting the environment through energy efficient consumer electronics and home appliance products. LG also earned the 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Climate Communications Award for efforts to raise consumers’ awareness of the impact of climate change.
New ENERGY STAR® Certified Digital Signage Portfolio Underscores LG’s Leadership in Display Technology and Smart TV
LAS VEGAS, March 12, 2015 /3BL Media/ – LG Electronics USA today introduced its next generation of energy efficient digital signage products, led by Ultra HD signage displays and an expanded line of displays featuring the commercial version of its award-winning webOS platform.
Eastman’s Corporate Energy Manager, Sharon Nolen, is featured in the current issue of Woman Engineer magazine. In the article, Sharon shares a glimpse into her role at Eastman and the efforts her team has led to result in Eastman’s three ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year awards.
Green Builder Media's February 5, 2015 Vantage Enewsletter
Renewables Grow, Oil Industry Churns In contrast to the financially volatile and politically explosive oil and gas industry, renewables look like a walk in the park. Renewables are experiencing solid and sustained growth, offering a viable, cost-effective solution to dirty fossil fuels and contributing to substantial job creation.
Truck plant is GM’s 18th facility to use solar power at operations
While many spent December putting up lights on Christmas trees, our assembly plant in Indiana was installing an entirely different lighting project: a 100-foot-long, 14.4 kilowatt ground-mounted solar array
Fort Wayne Assembly, which builds the GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado, finished construction of its first solar array last month.
9 locations earn EPA’s ENERGY STAR® Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency
OMAHA, Neb., Dec. 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ – ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG) announced today that nine locations have earned ENERGY STAR certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and is helping to mark the 15th anniversary of this recognition program.
Why do long-time industry professionals like GM’s Al Hildreth volunteer their time?
We’ve all heard it said: Volunteering for your industry is one of the most important — and most needed — acts a professional will ever do. But in today’s increasingly challenging global climate, finding time is harder than ever. So why do people do it?
As our interview series continues, General Motors’ Al Hildreth, who was honored along with his colleagues on the Corporate Responsibility Summit Planning Group with a 2014 AIAG Outstanding Achievement Award, shares his perspective.
LG Achieves Industry Milestone with Unmatched Energy Efficiency Innovation
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Nov. 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Demonstrating its global leadership in energy efficient home appliances, LG Electronics (LG) announced sales of more than 10 million refrigerators with its patented Inverter Linear Compressor around the world, including strong sales of ENERGY STAR® certified refrigerators in the United States.
Company's tally of plants to meet energy reduction goal reaches 70.
Three years ago, the first batch of GM plants met the EPA ENERGY STAR® Challenge for Industry, a voluntary energy reduction initiative recognizing plants that slash energy intensity throughout their facilities.
Now GM has a total of 70 plants that have met the challenge – 29 that have done so more than once. To be recognized, manufacturing plants must reduce the energy intensity of their operations at least 10 percent within five years or less.
How do our manufacturing plants keep finding ways to use less energy? Here are a few examples.