Toyota's latest dealership opening in San Francisco is also the company's third LEED® Platinum-certified dealership in the U.S. and the first ever for California. The dealership was able to leave nearly 100 percent of the original 1800s barn structure intact during the renovation.
For more than a decade, Toyota has been working with World Wildlife Fund to transform the Galápagos Islands into a model of community-based conservation and sustainable development. These efforts are helping to conserve a unique ecosystem while building the human capacity of the islands.
Toyota's Huntsville plant is partnering with Alabama A&M University to explore possible applications of biofuel. We've created a closed-loop system by sending waste oil from our cafeteria to the university, and getting back biodiesel for use in on-site trucks.
Team members at Toyota's assembly plant in Indiana have come up with some pretty innovative ways to reduce waste. Changing the treatment chemical for wastewater turned the resulting sludge into a perfect replacement for cement in cement kilns. For more information, visit http://www.toyota.com/environmentrepo...
Toyota's 2013 Environmental Report contains information about our efforts to reduce environmental impacts across the vehicle life cycle, as well as our investments in environmental education and stewardship.
$10,000 and Three Toyota Trucks Donated to Local Charities
Baja Calif., Mexico, Dec. 2, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Commemorating 10 years since breaking ground Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Baja California (TMMBC) donated $10,000 (USD) today to the Boys and Girls Club of Tecate and three Toyota trucks to local nonprofit partners, including:
Top 10 CNN 'Hero of the Year' Danielle Gletow Accepts Toyota Highlander for Nonprofit One Simple Wish
TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 26, 2013 /3BL Media/ – On a night dedicated to recognizing the hard work of its supporters and volunteers, Trenton, N.J.,-based nonprofit One Simple Wish got a little recognition of its own. Toyota delivered a Highlander to founder and CNN’s top 10 “Hero of the Year” Danielle Gletow with help from legendary hip-hop artist Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels of Run-D.M.C. who is a personal supporter of the organization.
Advanced Research Vehicle Developed with Microsoft and Collaborative Studies with Universities Take New Approaches to Combating Driver Distraction
Los Angeles, Calif., November 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ – What if we could reduce driver distraction before ever putting a key in the ignition? That’s the focus of the Driver Awareness Research Vehicle (DAR-V) that Toyota unveiled at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show.
Toyota/Lexus Financial Services encourages paperless billing with 3rd annual ‘GoGreen’ campaign, pledging up to $200,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs of America
TORRANCE, Calif., November 19, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Toyota Financial Services (TFS) / Lexus Financial Services (LFS) is kicking off its third annual “GoGreen” campaign, encouraging customers to sign up for paperless billing statements; allowing them to receive monthly emails when their bill is due, rather than traditional paper statements sent through the mail. Between November 1, 2013, and January 31, 2014, for every customer that signs up to “GoGreen,” TFS/LFS will donate $5 to Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), up to a total of $200,000. In addition to the conveni