Assemblers Go Off-Grid to Cut Costs

February 2011
Assembly;Feb2011, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p6
The author reflects on the use of alternative energy resources like wind power and solar energy in order for assemblers to have lower energy bills and smaller carbon footprint. He states that many manufacturers are taking advantage of wind and solar power like Crayola LLC in Pennsylvania, General Motors Corp. in Spain, and Frito Lay Inc. in California. The author notes that companies can take advantage through the views of consumers toward environmentally-friendly products.


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