OSHAWA – Eleven more General Motors facilities have achieved landfill-free status. The running total is 122 manufacturing and non-manufacturing operations spanning Asia, Europe, and South and North America that recycle, reuse or convert to energy all waste from daily operations. CAMI Assembly, in Ingersoll, ON, is one of the new landfill-free facilities. GM Canada’s St Catharines Powertrain facility has been landfill-free since 2008.
OSHAWA, Ont. – General Motors for the first time achieved perfect scores on both climate change data disclosure and performance submitted to CDP, the world’s only global environmental disclosure system.
OSHAWA – Facing an automotive industry that is unsustainable in its current form, General Motors is restructuring its global vehicle portfolio, rethinking manufacturing and collaborating with unlikely partners to advance the industry.
BALTIMORE, Md. – Among the features of a wildlife habitat behind the General Motors Canada Limited headquarters building is a 490 metre long trail designed to help the visually impaired better experience the preserve’s natural beauty.
DETROIT – General Motors today reaffirmed its commitment to further reduce the energy used and the environmental impacts of building and operating an automobile, detailing product goals and tracking progress toward its 2020 manufacturing priorities in its 2012 Sustainability Report.
DETROIT – Paddle shifters take on new meaning in the Cadillac ELR, the brand’s first electric vehicle with extended range capability that goes on sale in early 2014.
Oshawa, Ontario (May 18, 2012) – With this weekend being the official start to the summer long weekend season, Chevrolet is reminding consumers of some easy ways to maintain their vehicles and drive smarter to help improve fuel efficiency and save money at the pump.
BEIJING – General Motors showed the company’s vision of the Chevrolet EN-V 2.0 concept at Auto China 2012 today. It is an evolved design of the company’s revolutionary mobility concept revealed at World Expo 2010 Shanghai.
Oshawa, Ont. (March 22, 2012) – Chevrolet and GMC announced details of General Motors’ bi-fuel 2013 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 HD extended cab pickup trucks. Fleet and retail consumers can place orders late this year.
Oshawa, Ont. (Friday, March 16, 2012) – Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, Chevrolet is wearing its own green, with a concept performance car that would make any enthusiast green with envy, an upcoming mini hatch that wears a hot Jalapeno paint finish, and fuel-sipping cars that save green at the pump.
Toronto, ON, February 6, 2012—Bullfrog Power, Canada’s 100 per cent green energy provider, and Chevrolet Canada, today announced the launch of the Chevrolet Volt Bullfrog Power Edition—Canada’s first electric vehicle (EV) bundled with emissions-free, renewable electricity.
Oshawa, Ontario (November 5, 2011) - “GM Canada commends British Columbia for its new Clean Transportation Program, which will accelerate consumer adoption of green vehicle technologies like the Chevrolet Volt,” said Kevin W. Williams, president and managing director, General Motors of Canada.
OSHAWA – Chevrolet confirmed today it will add a diesel variant to the Cruze lineup in North America in calendar year 2013. Diesel versions of the Cruze are currently being sold in Europe. Additional details on the Cruze diesel for North American markets will be released at a later date.
SHANGHAI – Shanghai General Motors today announced that it will become the first automaker in China to offer embedded 4G LTE services in its vehicles. The first Shanghai GM offering to be equipped with OnStar 4G LTE will be a Cadillac model in 2015.