Platinum Member Spotlight: Cummins

Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is an Indiana-based corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies. Headquartered in Columbus, Cummins employs approximately 55,000 people worldwide.

Dedicated to innovation, Cummins strives to make people’s lives better by unleashing the power of Cummins through advanced technology and improved performance, which includes developing clean energy sources. In 2012, Cummins announced its ISX15 engine, which received the EPA’s first certification for the new greenhouse gas and fuel-efficiency rules. Cummins met its goal to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions by 25% by 2015. Continuing into the future, Cummins has created a clean energy plan for the development of sustainable technologies.

In the next 10 years, Cummins has plans to reduce CO2 emissions and fuel consumption, and focus on alternative fuels. Natural Gas has emerged as a promising alternative fuel for many markets. Cummins is a leading producer of natural gas engines and components for a variety of markets. They have announced plans to develop several new natural gas engines and continue to strive for innovation and sustainability in all ways.