The company's Dearborn Truck Plant, Michigan Assembly Plant, and several new buildings on the Ford Research and Engineering Campus and Corktown campus, including Michigan Central Station, will soon be powered by 100% locally sourced renewable energy.
Hydrogen trains are equipped with fuel cells that produce electricity through a combination of hydrogen and oxygen, a process that leaves steam and water as the only emissions.
The factories, which are two vertically integrated steel manufacturing facilities that fabricate, powder coat, and assemble numerous products, will receive 25,000 megawatt hours of wind energy annually.
We now save an estimated $40 million to $50 million annually in energy costs.
By creating a zero net energy building, Sonic Manufacturing cuts energy costs and becomes more competitive.
“Manufacturers accept the responsibility to better the future of our environment which is why over the past decade, we have...
The U.S. Department of Energy’s Better Buildings, Better Plants Program and Challenge has cultivated a community of nearly 200 partners to reduce energy costs, increase productivity, create jobs and improve resiliency.
With better data on materials and energy usage, Whirlpool is ramping up its sustainability efforts and achieving major savings.
Manufacturers can benefit from research that establishes benchmarks for energy performance in industrial sectors.