Seven new facilities and seven repeat achievers recognized for reducing energy use
DETROIT, November 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Fourteen General Motors plants around the world achieved the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® Challenge for Industry, collectively cutting energy intensity by an average of 17 percent. The new achievers, which include a foundry and assembly plants, bring GM to an industry-leading total of 70.
To meet the challenge, industrial sites must reduce energy intensity by 10 percent in five years or less. All 14 sites achieved the goal in four years at most, with most meeting it in less than two years.
LG ENERGY STAR® Certified Products Featured at Phoenix Facility, Final Stop in EPA’s ‘ENERGY STAR Change the World Tour’
PHOENIX, Oct. 28, 2014 /3BL Media/ – In observance of ENERGY STAR Day, LG Electronics USA today joined representatives from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and fellow ENERGY STAR Partner Arizona Public Service (APS) to celebrate the completion of energy-efficiency upgrades to the U.S. Vets housing facility for homeless veterans in Phoenix.
Demonstrated at Solar Power International Expo 2014, ‘Mono X ACe’ Expands LG Flagship Solar Module Series
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Led by new integrated, max-performing AC-powered solar modules, LG Electronics USA is exhibiting a host of solutions from the LG Mono X® monocrystalline module series here this week. At the Solar Power International (SPI) Expo 2014, LG is displaying new solar module upgrades, combining a new level of performance and flexibility for both home and business owners seeking lower utility bills and energy independence.
LG Solar headliners at SPI at the Las Vegas Convention Center include:
Named Leading Technology Provider for ‘GreenZone’ Community Center, LG Outfits Sustainable Facility with Air Conditioning Solutions, Electronics, Appliances
NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 22, 2014 /3BL Media/– Underscoring its commitment to environmental responsibility and sustainable technologies, LG Electronics USA is playing a major role at the premier event for sustainable building, the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, which opens here today.
LG Selected to Provide ENERGY STAR Products throughout Tour, Exclusive ENERGY STAR Technology Partner at Denver Event
DENVER, Oct. 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – As momentum continues to build for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s “ENERGY STAR Change the World Tour,” LG Electronics USA has partnered with The Housing Authority of the City and County of Denver (DHA) as the exclusive ENERGY STAR Technology provider for tomorrow’s tour stop here at the Mulroy Opportunity Center.
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, October 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ — Whirlpool Canada received today the 2014 ENERGY STAR® Manufacturer of the Year award from Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN). The award recognizes achievements that advance market transformation related to energy efficiency, and Whirlpool’s ongoing leadership in offering a broad range of highly efficient home appliances to Canada consumers.
LG Electronics USA, Vintage Tech Recyclers, Sussex County MUA Encourage Northern New Jersey Residents to Recycle Responsibly
LAFAYETTE, N.J., Oct. 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ – The Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority (MUA), one of the leading recycling centers in the State of New Jersey, is the setting for LG Electronics USA, Vintage Tech Recyclers and Sussex County to offer local residents a free solution for responsibly recycling outdated, unused and older electronics products, including TVs, monitors, cell phones and more.
We’re pretty thrilled about the news because it recognizes that GM Kokomo’s long-standing environmental initiatives are above and beyond Indiana’s regulations, and the facility has realized some great returns as a result.
WASHINGTON, D.C., October 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today recognized Caterpillar Inc. with its ENERGY STAR Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Award. The company received the honor following the U.S. EPA’s review of Janssen Research & Development’s global research facility in Spring House, Pennsylvania, which houses a highly-efficient CHP system powered by a Caterpillar generator set.
LG Recognized for Leadership with Certified Third-Party Recyclers
WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Sustaining its leadership in responsible electronics recycling, LG Electronics USA was recognized today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with the 2014 Gold Tier Award in the EPA’s Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Program.