Tag: GM

News and Policies, U.S.

GM launches EV charge management business, signs energy storage deal with SunPower

October 12, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

GM said it is getting into the vehicle-to-building charging sector with a new business unit known as GM Energy. It said that its Ultium Home and Ultium Commercial, in combination with the existing Ultium Charge 360, are intended to create […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

A Solar Roof For Your Electric Vehicle: Dreams Really Do Come True

May 15, 2020

Via: CleanTechnica

Two companies that claim to have the solar EV roof all figured out are Royal DSM and Lightyear. Lightyear’s signature Lightyear One electric vehicle is set to launch next year with five square meters of built-in solar cells covering the […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

GM Invests In More Solar, Michigan Facilities To Be Powered By Renewables

April 20, 2020

Via: Forbes

Unlike a certain other automaker, General Motors GM doesn’t seem to be interested in getting into making or selling solar power generating equipment. But that doesn’t mean the Detroit-based automaker isn’t interested in renewable energy. Like and increasing number of […]

News and Policies, State

Illinois Wind Farm Now Operating, Supplying Power to Bloomberg LP and GM

December 18, 2018

Via: Energy Manager Today

Enel, through its US renewable company Enel Green Power North America, Inc. (EGPNA), has begun operation of the 185 MW HillTopper wind farm, its first wind facility in Illinois. HillTopper, located in Logan County, is supported by three long-term power […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Walmart and GM Becoming Biggest Purchasers of Wind Energy

June 23, 2017

Via: Energy Manager Today

Wind contracts among corporate power users have grown from 5% in 2013 to 40% in 2016, according to the American Wind Energy Association. Though tech companies like Google and Salesforce have long been using renewable energy, corporate giants such as […]

News and Policies, U.S.

GM Focuses on Energy Efficiency to Meet Emissions Goals

April 4, 2017

Via: Energy Manager Today

General Motors recently announced its plan to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 2025. At the recent 2017 SAE High Efficiency IC Engine Symposium in Detroit, executives from both GM and Ford discussed the importance of using technology developments for engine […]

News and Policies, U.S.

Chevy Volt Pre-Production Reportedly Starting

January 5, 2016

Via: CleanTechnica

If one is willing to take the Facebook posts of alleged workers at GM’s Orion manufacturing facility in Detroit at face value, then it would seem that the Chevy Bolt may begin hitting the market as soon as the second […]