Nissan North America, Inc.

Nissan North America, Inc.

In the Americas, Nissan's operations include automotive styling, consumer and corporate financing, sales, marketing, distribution, and manufacturing. Nissan North America's environmental strategy encompasses eco-innovative technologies and energy management. In Smyrna, Tennessee, for example, Nissan recently opened a new paint plant that will improve energy efficiency by 30% compared to the plant it is replacing.
 


PORTFOLIO-WIDE LEADERSHIP COMMITMENTS

Minimum 50% GHG reductions in 10 years
15% reduction in Energy Intensity
15% reduction in Water Intensity


NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC. IS PARTICIPATING IN THE FOLLOWING DOE PROGRAMS:

Better Climate Challenge   Better Plants Challenge
Waste Reduction Network   Water Savings Network
Low Carbon Pilot   Industrial Energy Performance Accelerator

As a Better Buildings, Better Plants Challenge Partner, Nissan North America has committed to reducing energy use in its three U.S. plants 25% by 2020, affecting 12 million square feet of plant space. This effort is part of Nissan's global environmental action plan, the Nissan Green Program 2016, which includes a wider application of fuel-efficient vehicles and corporate carbon footprint minimization.

Nissan received a 2017 Better Practice Award for implementing an enterprise-wide Energy Management System certified to ISO 50001 that includes all U.S. manufacturing facilities.

Nissan received a 2019 Better Project Award for implementing a chilled water optimization project that has saved 3,000 MWh in annual facility electric energy consumption - Project Presentation.

Nissan received a 2021 Better Project Award for upgrading air handling unit-controls to enable automatic maintenance of temperature and air quality, saving over $200,000 and 1,800 metric tons of CO2 per year.

Nissan's three U.S. plants are certified to the Superior Energy Performance program and recognized by the 50001 Ready program.

In the Americas, Nissan's operations include automotive styling, consumer and corporate financing, sales, marketing, distribution, and manufacturing. Nissan North America's environmental strategy encompasses eco-innovative technologies and energy management. In Smyrna, Tennessee, for example, Nissan recently opened a new paint plant that will improve energy efficiency by 30% compared to the plant it is replacing.

Climate Challenge Commitment
3Facilities
Buildings Challenge Commitment
3Facilities
GHG Emissions Goals
50%Reduction by 2030
Progress
Energy Goals
15%Reduction in Energy Intensity
Progress
Energy Goals
25%Reduction in Energy Intensity
Progress
Goal Achieved30%Cumulative (vs. Baseline)
Water Goals
15%Reduction in Water Intensity
Progress
13%Cumulative (vs. Baseline)
Energy Goals
50001 ReadyEnergy Management System
Progress
Goal Achieved