Cummins Plant Wins State Honor for Environmental Excellence


Global power leader Cummins Inc.'s Columbus Mid-Range Engine Plant (CMEP) has received a 2022 Indiana governor’s environmental excellence award for a project reducing volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions by eliminating the plant’s painting operation.

The change was made after an exhaustive, two-year study demonstrated the clear coating applied by the operation was providing little additional product protection.

Community Recycling Days Draw Big Crowds and Tons of Stuff


Community recycling days over the summer at two of Cummins Inc.’s larger U.S. plants collectively emptied more than 2,000 vehicles of an estimated 140 tons of electronics, batteries, tires, used paint, old lightbulbs and more.

The separate events at Cummins’ Jamestown Engine Plant (JEP) in Jamestown, New York, and the company’s Columbus Engine Plant (CEP) in Columbus, Indiana, also attracted plenty of people, some waiting as long as three hours for their chance to safely rid themselves of material they had been holding onto, sometimes for years.

Cummins Grants to Help Create Mobile Grocery Markets to Counter Food Deserts


Global power leader Cummins Inc. has committed $800,000 in grant funding to develop and launch mobile grocery markets to combat the impact of food deserts in six cities with a significant company presence.

Cummins To Demonstrate Hydrogen's Potential To Reduce Carbon at Major Transportation Show


Global power leader Cummins Inc. will unveil this month a concept truck powered by an internal combustion engine running on hydrogen during one of the world’s major transportation trade shows.

The demonstration truck, powered by Cummins’ B6.7H engine, will demonstrate the opportunity for medium-duty truck applications to reduce carbon emissions using internal combustion engines (ICE) as the company seeks to play a leadership role on the world’s climate challenges.

Cummins' Hydrogen Fuel Cells Power Industry First in Passenger Rail


Global power and technology leader Cummins Inc. is powering the world's first 100%-hydrogen passenger train route in operation in Bremervörde, Lower Saxony, Germany.

The low-carbon route’s Alstom Coradia iLint trains are outfitted with Cummins’ fuel cell systems. The first zero-emissions passenger trains in the 14-train fleet arrived in mid-summer.

Cummins Partners To Lead Decarbonization Effort in Agriculture


Global power leader Cummins Inc. is teaming up with a leading tractor manufacturer to integrate Cummins’ 15-liter hydrogen engines into farm equipment to lead the decarbonization of the agriculture market.

Buhler Industries Inc. has a longstanding reputation for excellence in tractors under the Versatile brand. Buehler and Cummins have signed a letter of intent on the initiative.  

Cummins’ New State-Of-The-Art Facility Will Help Power Systems Meet Sustainability Goals

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Cummins’ Destination Zero Strategy commits the company to meeting the world’s sustainability
challenges by delivering a broad portfolio of innovative power solutions. Recently, Cummins Inc.
celebrated the grand opening of its new microgrid lab called the Power Integration Center (PIC)
at their Power Systems facility in Fridley, Minnesota (U.S.).

Cummins Believes Climate Legislation Key to Creating Low-Carbon Future


Cummins Inc. leaders say the Inflation Reduction Act signed into law by President Biden Tuesday (Aug. 16) will play an important role in the company’s journey to a carbon free economy.

The legislation establishes key incentives for both the technologies that will power the future and the infrastructure to support them.

Cummins To Feature Decarbonization Efforts at Major Transportation Show in Germany


Cummins Inc. will showcase its commitment to decarbonization at the transportation industry’s largest tradeshow in Hannover, Germany, next month, displaying both the low- and no-carbon technologies the company is bringing to market as well as its efforts to reduce carbon in more traditional product lines.

Destination Zero™, Cummins’ strategy to go further, faster to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and the air quality impacts of its products and reach net-zero emissions by 2050, will also play a key role.

Cummins Receives Honor for Disability Inclusion


Global power technology leader Cummins Inc. has been named a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion in 2022.

Cummins received this distinction by achieving a top score of 100 on the Disability Equality Index, a comprehensive benchmarking tool that helps companies build a roadmap of measurable, tangible actions they can take to achieve disability inclusion and equality.


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