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From bmw's site: "The BMW Group sets new standards in the automotive industry. As an international company, we here at the BMW Group feel socially and ecologically responsible for everything we do, everywhere in the world."

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bmw's Ratings Summary ?

rating name organization list type status
Greenest Vehicles of 2010 american council for an energy-efficient economy score 45/100
MY 2009 EPA Fuel Economy Ratings environmental protection agency score 26.9
Brand Emissions Leaders haymarket group member
Sustainable Value in Automobile Manufacturing 2nd Edition sustainable value rank #1 of 16
CSR Index 2009 boston college center for corporate citizenship rank #36 of 50
Consumer Reports Most Fuel-Efficient Cars 2009 consumer reports rank #8 of 14
Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index 2009 carbon disclosure project score 79/100
WhatGreenCar Top 10 Greenest Cars 2009-10 whatgreencar rank #1 of 10
Carmaker CO2 Emissions Reductions Ranking by Progress 2008 european federation for transport and environment rank #1 of 14
Dow Jones Sustainability Index: Global Supersector Leaders (2009/2010) dow jones group member
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bmw's Article Breakdown (59 unique articles) ?

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Articles about Bmw ?

BMW Rolls Toward Zipcar’s Turf With Hourly Rentals

From gigaom.com (verified), October 25, 2010

Waste Management

BMW Group is breaking into car sharing with a new pilot project called BMW on Demand. Announced on Friday, the program will let customers rent any current BMW model by the hour from the company’s event center in Munich, Germany. It’s star...

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BMW Group And PSA Expand Cooperation To Hybrid Systems For Front Wheel Drive Vehicles

From greencarcongress.com (verified), October 20, 2010

Waste Management

Norbert Reithofer, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, and Philippe Varin, Chairman of the Managing Board of PSA Peugeot Citroën have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to expand their companies’ cooperation by including hybri...

in this article: bmw, peugeot

BMW Manufacturing Introducing Hydrogen Fuel Cell Material Handling Equipment

From greencarcongress.com (verified), October 11, 2010

Waste Management

BMW Manufacturing Co. is implementing a new alternative fuel platform to use hydrogen fuel cells to power the plant’s material handling equipment. Hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts, tuggers and stackers will be used in BMW’s new assemb...

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BMW's Zero-emissions Advert Banned

From google.com (verified), July 28, 2010

Mission & Values

A second BMW advert has been banned over claims relating to CO2 emissions, a watchdog said. The press ad claimed that the BMW Concept ActiveE "is the first BMW to be powered purely by electricity", going on to say: "Thanks to its elect...

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BMW Outlines LifeDrive Architecture For Upcoming Megacity Vehicle; A Focus On CFRP-Enabled Lightweight Design And Safety

From greencarcongress.com (verified), July 5, 2010

Waste Management

At BMW Group’s Innovation Days: Mobility of the Future briefing in Munich, the company outlined its plans for the upcoming electric Megacity Vehicle (MCV), due onto the market in 2013 (earlier post), as well as the new LifeDrive architecture up...

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BMW 5 Series Full Hybrid To Be Available Next Year; Hybridization Of Further Series To Come

From greencarcongress.com (verified), May 18, 2010

Waste Management

BMW will offer a full hybrid version of its new 5 Series as early as next year, according to Dr. Norbert Reithofer, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, speaking at the company’s 90th Annual General Meeting today in Munich. BMW presen...

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BMW Megacity EV To Launch In 2013; MINI E And Concept ActiveE Fleet Trials In China

From greencarcongress.com (verified), April 22, 2010

Waste Management

The BMW Group will launch its Megacity Vehicle in 2013, said Norbert Reithofer, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, on Thursday ahead of the Auto China 2010 show in Beijing. The Megacity Vehicle will be the Group’s first series-produ...

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BMW Chases After Hydropower, Volvo’s GHG Intensity Rises

From environmentalleader.com (verified), April 9, 2010

Waste Management

BMW chose to build a $100 million manufacturing plant in Washington state partially based on the availability of hydropower, reports BrighterEnergy. In other automotive news, AB Volvo has issued its 2009 Sustainability Report. As a percentage of net...

in this article: bmw, volvo

BMW Research And Technology Showcases Hydrogen Fuel Cell Hybrid, On-Board Reformer

From greencarcongress.com (verified), March 25, 2010

Waste Management

BMW Forschung und Technik (Research and Technology) GmbH premiered the results of two projects designed to highlight ways of reducing fuel consumption and emission values: a prototype fuel-cell hybrid vehicle, and a concept for using an on-board refo...

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BMW Group Receives Order For More Than 240K Diesel Engines From Carbon Motors For US Law Enforcement Vehicles

From greencarcongress.com (verified), March 22, 2010

Waste Management

The BMW Group has received a major order from new US law enforcement vehicle manufacturer, Carbon Motors Corp., to supply more than 240,000 diesel engines. The agreement calls for delivery of inline six-cylinder diesel engines complete with cooling a...

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