GM Giving Up Gas, Diesel in Bid to Go Carbon Neutral
General Motors has officially announced its intention to become a carbon-neutral company by 2040. In the company's statement, America's largest automaker says it "plans to become carbon neutral in its global products and operations by 2040 and has committed to setting science-based targets to achieve carbon neutrality."
"General Motors is joining governments and companies around the globe working to establish a safer, greener, and better world," said Mary Barra, GM chairman and CEO, in a statement. "We encourage others to follow suit and make a significant impact on our industry and on the economy as a whole."