26 Dec '17, 10am

Green Car Congress: Volkswagen Saxony plants purchasing renewable power #BelugaSolar

Volkswagen Saxony plants purchasing renewable power 26 December 2017 The Volkswagen brand is stepping up the use of renewable energy in production with a view to further reducing its environmental footprint. Starting this year, the three production plants of Volkswagen Sachsen GmbH have been supplied with Volkswagen Naturstrom electric power from 100% renewable sources by VW Kraftwerk GmbH. This measure is playing its part in meeting the target of Volkswagen’s Think Blue.Factory environmental program to produce each vehicle and component in a way which is 45% more environmentally compatible in 2025 than in the base year of 2010. Volkswagen Naturstrom is TÜV-certified eco-power generated at the hydropower plants of the Viennese energy supplier Verbund AG in Germany, France, Switzerland and Austria. The documentation of origin is recorded in the register kept by the German F...

Full article: http://www.greencarcongress.com/2017/12/2-171226-vwsachse...

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