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Transition to CNG Fleet Brings Cleaner Air, Lower Costs

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On December 4, FCA US LLC announced that it has converted its owned-truck fleet of 179 Detroit-based parts-haulers to run on compressed natural gas (CNG) rather than traditional diesel. This transition resulted in:

    • 27% cleaner emissions, or about 16,000 fewer tons of CO2 released into the air

    • 35% savings compared to diesel costs

    • $40 million investment in the FCA US Detroit transport facility

Watch this video for more details about the largest private fleet of CNG-powered heavy-duty vehicles in the state of Michigan.

FCA US Belvidere Assembly Plant Teams Up with PepsiCo Recycling to Increase Recycling Effort While Supporting Disabled Veterans

Summary: 
  • Partnership encourages plant employees in Illinois to make an impact through simple act of recycling beverage containers
  • Recycling initiative helps support program that teaches disabled U.S. veterans about small business management
  • FCA US has long history of supporting the military
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  • Partnership encourages plant employees in Illinois to make an impact through simple act of recycling beverage containers
  • Recycling initiative helps support program that teaches disabled U.S. veterans about small business management
  • FCA US has long history of supporting the military

FCA US “Women of Color” Gain Recognition at Annual STEM Event

Summary: 
  • Eleven FCA US women capture awards for excellence in technical and managerial leadership
  • Awards underscore Company’s commitment to develop diverse employees and to promote careers in STEM
  • The Women of Color Conference is the only multi-cultural celebration held to honor the significant achievements of women in STEM
Press Release
  • Eleven FCA US women capture awards for excellence in technical and managerial leadership
  • Awards underscore Company’s commitment to develop diverse employees and to promote careers in STEM
  • The Women of Color Conference is the only multi-cultural celebration held to honor the significant achievements of women in STEM

Dodge Brand, Actor Danny Trejo and Southern California Dodge Dealers Expand ‘It’ll Test You’ Marketing Partnership to Include Donations to Local Nonprofit A Walk on Water

Summary: 
  • Dodge pledges up to $25,000 donation to A Walk on Water with first $20,000 presented September 17
  • Brand will donate $50 for each test drive taken at participating Dodge dealerships September 24, 25, 28 and 29, up to an additional $5,000
  • Test drive participants receive two free tickets to cutting-edge October 3 Supersonico music festival for taking a drive in a new Dodge vehicle
Press Release
  • Dodge pledges up to $25,000 donation to A Walk on Water with first $20,000 presented September 17
  • Brand will donate $50 for each test drive taken at participating Dodge dealerships September 24, 25, 28 and 29, up to an additional $5,000
  • Test drive participants receive two free tickets to cutting-edge October 3 Supersonico music festival for taking a drive in a new Dodge vehicle

Free Webinar: The Impact of Fuel Efficiency and Electrification on Automotive and Home Building Markets

Bosch will be sharing information with the industry on how fuel efficiency and electrification are impacting the automotive and home building markets.
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September 3, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Green Builder Media, LLC recently announced a free webinar with the Gasoline Systems division at Robert Bosch in North America on Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 2:00pm ET. The webinar will give an overview of the regulations and trends that are driving changes and will provide examples of how these technologies are already impacting the automotive market. 

Ram Truck Brand Creates ‘Ram Nation’ Volunteer Corps to Mobilize Truck Owners to Help Others When Need Arises

Summary: 
  • Ram Truck brand taps into truck owners’ natural instinct to provide a lending hand by creating the opportunity for dealers and customers to come together with their trucks for community service and disaster-relief efforts
  • Ram dealers and Ram Nation volunteers assisted the First Response Team of America with cleanup of central Texas homeowners after devastating spring floods
  • New members can join Ram Nation at ramtrucks.com/ramnation
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  • Ram Truck brand taps into truck owners’ natural instinct to provide a lending hand by creating the opportunity for dealers and customers to come together with their trucks for community service and disaster-relief efforts
  • Ram dealers and Ram Nation volunteers assisted the First Response Team of America with cleanup of central Texas homeowners after devastating spring floods
  • New members can join Ram Nation at ramtrucks.com/ramnation

2015 Conflict Minerals update IV: A Business Case for Reporting

Gain insights on the factors affecting your customer's conflict minerals requests
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Join AIAG on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 to gain insights on the factors affecting your customer’s conflict minerals requests. You will hear from GM, Toyota, Ford, Honda, and FCA, suppliers and a leading NGO on key conflict minerals issues.

This three-hour event will provide a greater understanding of the situations that drive the industry’s approaches for conducting conflict minerals reporting requirements.

Speakers include:

Two Michigan Manufacturing Facilities Recognized with Highest Environmental Award

Summary: 
  • LEED Gold certification awarded to the FCA US Sterling Heights Assembly Plant body shop
  • ZF Axle Drives Marysville, operating in a building owned by FCA US, also achieves LEED Gold
  • Join two other FCA US facilities previously cited for their commitment to sustainable construction
  • Awards demonstrate the dedication of FCA US to the environment and surrounding communities
Press Release
  • LEED Gold certification awarded to the FCA US Sterling Heights Assembly Plant body shop
  • ZF Axle Drives Marysville, operating in a building owned by FCA US, also achieves LEED Gold
  • Join two other FCA US facilities previously cited for their commitment to sustainable construction
  • Awards demonstrate the dedication of FCA US to the environment and surrounding communities

FCA US Powers STEM Pipeline with Diverse Talent

Summary: 
  • Company recognized as “Top Supporter” of Black Engineering Schools for Fourth Consecutive Year
  • “Top Supporters” list selected with input from deans of nation’s 14 Historically Black Colleges and Universities
  • Recognition demonstrates a broader commitment to diverse communities
Press Release
  • Company recognized as “Top Supporter” of Black Engineering Schools for Fourth Consecutive Year
  • “Top Supporters” list selected with input from deans of nation’s 14 Historically Black Colleges and Universities
  • Recognition demonstrates a broader commitment to diverse communities

FCA Foundation Grants $100,000 to Establish National Black Farmers Association Scholarship Program

Scholarship Program With the National Black Farmers Association Supports African American Farmers
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AUBURN HILLS, Mich., May 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The FCA Foundation today announced a $100,000 grant to support scholarships for current and future African American farmers. The National Black Farmers Association Scholarship program will provide scholarships up to $5,000 to fund agriculture-related study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school.  
 

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