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From ford's site: "All of us at Ford consider corporate responsibility a key part of who we are as a business. Our legacy of caring will continue, because we all share the commitment of our founder. In the words of our executive chairman Bill Ford, "I want us to be the company that makes a difference in people's lives-one that inspires its employees, delights its customers, rewards its shareholders and makes the world a better place."

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ford's Ratings Summary ?

rating name organization list type status
Meanest Vehicles for the Environment in 2010 american council for an energy-efficient economy score 20/100
Greenest Vehicles of 2010 american council for an energy-efficient economy score 47/100
2009 Corporate Citizenship Awards business civic leadership center custom nominee
MY 2009 EPA Fuel Economy Ratings environmental protection agency score 25.7
Sustainable Value in Automobile Manufacturing 2nd Edition sustainable value rank #14 of 16
Consumer Reports Most Fuel-Efficient Cars 2009 consumer reports rank #6 of 14
Carmaker CO2 Emissions Reductions Ranking by Progress 2008 european federation for transport and environment rank #4 of 14
Top 60 Diversity Elite 2009 hispanic business rank #26 of 60
ETA's Top 10 Best Cars 2008 environmental transport association rank #7 of 10
Energy Star Award for Sustained Excellence 2009 environmental protection agency group member
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*companies with at least 20 votes ,†companies with at least 100 votes

ford's Article Breakdown (130 unique articles) ?

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Articles about Ford ?

Ford Earmarks An Additional $850 Million To Build Fuel Efficient Cars

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

Waste Management

On Monday afternoon, the Dearborn, Michigan based company announced that it will invest another $850 million into the development of more fuel efficient cars and technology.

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GE Tops Climate Innovation Index, Berkshire Hathaway Ranks Last

From environmentalleader.com (verified), October 4, 2010

Resource Management

General Electric has edged out Ford and Intel to take the top spot in Maplecroft’s Climate Innovation Index U.S. 100, while Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway comes in last, reports Bloomberg.

in this article: ford, general electric, intel, berkshire hathaway

Ford Joins In Researching Algae For Vehicle Fuel

From usatoday.com (verified), October 4, 2010

Resource Management

For some time, we've been hearing about a lot of interest among scientists in the prospect of harvest algae to run vehicles. The big attraction: it's green, literally, and it grows fast. Now Ford is getting on board.

in this article: ford

Southern California Edison (SCE) Orders 20 Ford Transit Connect Electric Vans

From greencarcongress.com (verified), September 29, 2010

Waste Management

Southern California Edison (SCE) has become the newest addition to the Ford Transit Connect Electric LEAD customer program with a 20 unit order. SCE will take delivery of one of the limited supply of Ford Transit Connect Electric vans to be produced ...

in this article: ford, southern california edison

Ford Partners With Austin Energy And Centerpoint Energy To Prepare Austin And Houston Areas For EVs

From greencarcongress.com (verified), September 15, 2010

Waste Management

Ford announced two partnerships with utilities in Texas—Austin Energy in Austin and Centerpoint Energy in Houston—to prepare those two regions for electric vehicles

in this article: ford, austin energy, centerpoint energy

Ford Extends Driving Range Of Focus Electric With New Battery

From environmentalleader.com (verified), September 5, 2010

Waste Management

The Ford Focus Electric, which debuts in the U.S. late next year and in Europe in 2012, will be powered by a lithium-ion battery that uses heated and cooled liquid to help maximize battery life and driving range. The vehicle will have an expected ran...

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Ford Uses Innovative Liquid-Cooled Battery System To Help Focus Electric Owners Maximize Range

From csrwire.com (verified), September 2, 2010

Waste Management

The all-new Ford Focus Electric, which debuts in the U.S. late next year and in Europe in 2012, will be powered by an advanced lithium-ion battery that utilizes heated and cooled liquid to help maximize battery life and gas-free driving range.

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Ford And City Of Seattle Team On EVs

From greencarcongress.com (verified), August 27, 2010

Waste Management

Ford Motor Company and the City of Seattle are working together to help prepare the city for the operation of electric vehicles. Ford and the City of Seattle will work together to develop consumer outreach and education programs on electric vehicles ...

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Ford And Portland General Electric Partner To Prepare Region For EVs

From greencarcongress.com (verified), August 24, 2010

Waste Management

Ford Motor Company and Portland General Electric will collaborate to help prepare the city of Portland and the Pacific Northwest for the operation of electric vehicles. Ford and PGE will work together to share information on charging needs and requir...

in this article: ford, portland general electric

Ford, Detroit Edison And Extreme Power Working To Build One Of Michigan’s Largest Solar Power Systems At Michigan Assembly Plant; 2 MWh Battery Storage System

From greencarcongress.com (verified), August 13, 2010

Resource Management

Ford, Detroit Edison and Xtreme Power are teaming up to establish one of Michigan’s largest solar power generation systems and electric vehicle charging stations at Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, Mich.

in this article: ford, detroit edison, xtreme power

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