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GM's Orion Assembly To Pull Energy From The SunA field next to General Motors’ Orion Assembly Plant, home of the Chevrolet Sonic and Buick Verano, will soon hold a solar array with enough capacity to annually power 45 homes in Michigan.
GM, DTE To Break Ground On Solar Array At Orion AssemblyGeneral Motors, in partnership with DTE Energy, will break ground on a new 345-kilowatt ground-mounted solar array at the Orion Assembly plant in Lake Orion Monday.
Landfill Gas Powers GM Plant for New Fuel-Sipping CarsWhen production of the fuel-efficient 2012 Chevrolet Sonic and Buick Verano begin this fall, 40 percent of the energy to power the General Motors Orion Assembly Plant where they are built will come from burning landfill gas created nearby.

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