Volvo Cars Torslanda becomes company’s first climate neutral car plant
Volvo Cars: In March 2021 Volvo Cars announced that its manufacturing plant in Daqing, China had been powered by 100 per cent climate neutral electricity following the footsteps of the company’s other large Chinese manufacturing plant in Chengdu, which reached the same milestone in 2020.
Volvo Cars is the first car maker to explore fossil-free steel with SSAB
Volvo Cars: Volvo Cars is teaming up with Swedish steel maker SSAB to jointly explore the development of fossil-free, high quality steel for use in the automotive industry.
Volvo Car Group and Northvolt to join forces in battery development and production
Volvo Cars: Volvo Car Group intends to establish a joint venture with leading Swedish battery company Northvolt to develop and produce more sustainable batteries, tailored to power the next generation of pure electric Volvo and Polestar cars.