Interview: Dane Parker, Chief Sustainability Officer, General Motors

Jack Hunsley speaks to GM’s sustainability lead, Dane Parker, to learn more about how the automaker is tackling climate change.

Decarbonising transport will play a significant role in fighting climate change. However, green potential also lies beyond the vehicles themselves, and one of the most commonly referenced examples is the need for green infrastructure. Although electric vehicles (EV) emit no harmful gases, a full zero emissions lifecycle can only be achieved if the energy used to recharge the vehicle comes from renewable sources. As such, in addition to initiatives including increased use of recyclable materials in production cycles, and development and deployment of on-site renewable energy, automakers are beginning to extend their expertise into the utility sector….

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