Toledo Transmission

GM’s Toledo Transmission Receives Ohio EPA’s Top Environmental Stewardship Award

Employee and community collaboration help drive environmental excellence

General Motors' Toledo Transmission plant was recently recognized for excellence in environmental stewardship by the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). This year, the plant was awarded the Platinum Level – the highest-level award from Ohio EPA’s Encouraging Environmental Excellence Program (E3) – making General Motors one of five organizations to receive this recognition this year.

GM Plant Sets Standard for Environmental Stewardship

Toledo Transmission Earns Top Recognition from Ohio EPA
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August 17, 2015, Toledo, Ohio /3BL Media/ – Toledo Transmission – a landfill-free General Motors facility sporting Ohio’s largest rooftop solar array – received recognition from the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency for setting a high standard of environmental stewardship.

GM earned the Encouraging Environmental Excellence (E3) Gold-level Award based on ongoing initiatives that reduce the plant’s carbon footprint.

The Heat is On: GM Builds Its Largest Solar Installation in Western Hemisphere

When complete, our Lordstown solar array will bump our solar output in Ohio to four megawatts.

We’re close to completing a 2.2 megawatt ground-mounted solar array at our Lordstown Complex in Ohio. When finished, this facility will not only be home to the Chevrolet Cruze, but also our largest solar installation in the Western Hemisphere.

From 0 – 60: The Numbers Behind Toledo Transmission’s Pollution Prevention Award

Our facility in Ohio uses innovative ways to cut down on the amount of waste and energy generated by the plant, earning it recognition during National Pollution Prevention Week.

In the midst of National Pollution Prevention week, we’re excited to announce that our Toledo Transmission plant, the manufacturer of the 8 speed automatic transmission in the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, has been awarded a “Most Valuable Pollution Prevention” (MVP2) award from the Nationa

GM’s Toledo Plant Recognized for Pollution Prevention

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TOLEDO, Ohio, September 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ – General Motors’ Toledo Transmission plant today received a national pollution prevention award for successful efforts to reduce its impact on the environment.

The award from the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable, received during an event marking Pollution Prevention Week, recognizes GM Toledo’s accomplishments in pollution prevention and sustainability. 

Planting Roots for our Future


Brushing off the wintery blues and shifting into the season of blooms, GM employees from our Toledo Transmission facility recently planted 700 trees at the site of The Battle of Fallen Timbers in Maumee, Ohio.

GM Announces 1.8 Megawatt Solar Project in Ohio

More than 40 MW of solar globally by end of 2013
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DETROIT, October 234, 2013 /3BL Media/ – General Motors announced today that a 1.8-megawatt rooftop solar array at its Toledo Transmission plant in Ohio would be completed next month.

The project, which will generate nearly 3 percent of the plant’s overall electricity consumption, will be the largest rooftop array in Ohio. The energy produced will be enough to power 200 homes in the United States.

Toledo Transmission Partners with Toledo-Lucas County Rain Garden Initiative


We have a long history in Toledo supporting educational initiatives in the community.

GM GREEN, the Student Watershed Watch Program (put on through the Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Government) and tutoring at local schools immediately come to mind.

And we recently launched a new activity in partnership with the Toledo Lucas County Rain Garden Initiative.

Chevy Malibu Ecologic Label Sticks with Customers


If you visit a Chevrolet dealership and ask for the sticker price of a 2013 Chevy Malibu, you’ll be given two costs: the vehicle’s cost and its cost to the environment.

All 2013 Chevy vehicles sold in the U.S. feature EcologicTM window labels listing various environmental features and benefits.

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