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Sustainable production - clean electricity for the Volvo plant in Chengdu

Source: AutoMotoTV (Glomex)

"With immediate effect, Volvo's automobile plant in Chengdu, China, will be powered by 100 percent renewable energy. This will reduce the CO2 emissions of the Swedish premium manufacturer's largest Chinese plant by more than 11,000 tons per year. At the same time, the share of renewable energies in the global production network of the Swedish manufacturer increases to 80 percent. The now completely renewable energy mix at the Volvo plant in Chengdu is the result of a new supply agreement. Volvo is thus taking another concrete step on the way to becoming a complete one Climate-neutral production. This goal is to be achieved by 2025 and is part of a more comprehensive sustainability plan with which CO2 emissions per vehicle are to be reduced by 40 percent by 2025 compared to 2018. By 2040, Volvo wants to be completely climate-neutral in all areas new energy contract is available ch in line with China's overall goals to reduce industrial carbon emissions and reduce the carbon footprint in energy production. "

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