Monetary Musings: Auto associations call for more federal ZEV incentives

Toronto, Ontario – A gathering of Canada’s leading automaker associations has a request for the federal government; help Canadians invest in zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs). On June 24, representatives from the Canadian Manufacturing Association (CEMA), Global Automakers of Canada and the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association shared their perspectives about Canada’s readiness for mass ZEV adoption. The […]

Ecological Emissions: BMW pushes sewage-based paints

Munich, Germany — BMW is partnering with BASF to develop the next generation of paints using an innovative new material—poop. Euphemistically dubbed “sustainable paints made from bio-waste,” these matte paints are part of the company’s focus on sustainability and reduced CO2 emissions. Most importantly, these new paints are chemically identical to previously manufactured body coatings and […]

Hyundai Motor Group’s eco-friendly plans

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — November 6, 2018 — New technology for vehicles is evolving all the time to help prevent accidents, but also to benefit the environment. Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors plans to introduce solar charging technology on some Hyundai Motor Group vehicles starting next year.  Electricity-generating solar panels will be put […]