Carson Toyota Honored For Commitment To Environmental Excellence
Los Angeles Dealership Proud To Carry Brand Recognized For Excellence By Energy Star
March 25, 2010 – Carson, Calif. – Carson Toyota is proud to announce that the Environmental Protection Agency has awarded the Toyota brand with a 2010 Energy Star Sustained Excellence Award to recognize Toyota’s continued leadership in protecting the environment through energy efficiency and management.
“Toyota’s commitment to sustainability reaches beyond just manufacturing vehicles,” said Carson Toyota General Manager Marty Brylski. “The company’s research and development efforts focus on developing the cars and manufacturing technologies for the future.”
Some examples of energy improvements at Toyota’s manufacturing facilities include reducing total energy use by 19 percent per vehicle produced since fiscal year 2000 while expanding and adding new facilities and reducing water usage by 20 percent per vehicle produced since fiscal year 1999 through no- and low-cost improvements. Energy improvements at Toyota manufacturing facilities have saved more than $30 million annually and reduced CO2 emission by almost 150,000 metric tons, equal to 19,000 homes.
Since 2006, Toyota’s U.S. manufacturing operations have received 14 Energy Star Plant Awards from the U.S. EPA, recognizing each plant’s energy performance over the past year and scoring in the top 25 percent of its industry. Toyota currently produces 12 vehicles in North America, including the Avalon, Camry, Corolla, Highlander, Matrix, RAV4, Sienna, Sequoia, Tacoma, Tundra, Venza and the Lexus RX 350.
Carson Toyota has been serving the Orange County and Los Angeles areas in Southern California since 1974. With a great selection of new and pre-owned vehicles in stock, a knowledgeable sales staff, expert factory-trained technicians and a state-of-the-art parts and service department, Carson Toyota is one of the highest volume Toyota dealerships in the nation. Visit today at 1333 233rd Street in Carson, Calif., or online at carsontoyota.com.
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