GreenDay 2013 – Rückblick

  • Australia & New Zealand

    Ride Around the Bay

    2014-01-13 | ebm-papst  Australia and New Zealand once again took part in an iconic annual bike ride to raise funds for Engineers Without Borders Australia. The company actively encourages staff to take part in carbon-friendly modes of transport, and supports the engagement of staff in community activites. more…

  • Ural

    The “Green Wave”

    2013-10-24 | This summer, the “All-Russia Society for Environmental Protection” organized a series of events aimed at getting clean cities and natural parks and raising awareness for a green future in the Sverdlovsk region. 35 children’s ecological education collectives from 25 municipal entities of the Sverdlovsk region took part in this “Green Wave” campaign. more…

  • United States of America

    Think green

    2013-08-21 | Our employees think green – but not only during their time at work. Three colleagues report how they put green ideas into practice at home, on their way to work and at work. more…

  • Germany, St. Georgen

    A savings book for the environment

    2013-07-22 | When it comes to mobility, there is huge potential for reducing CO2 . We proved this by being on the move in an eco-friendly way; doing so, we saved almost 3.8 tons of CO2 in the campaign period from 5 June to 5 July 2013. We were able to calculate this number as the 62 members of staff participating in this campaign used their so-called “energy savings books” to document exactly what distance from and to work they covered which way.

  • Spain

    New lights, big savings

    2013-07-17 | At ebm-papst Ibérica, we wanted to demonstrate how fully committed to our green tech philosophy we are and set a good example for our customers. One activity putting our philosophy into practice was switching to a new lighting system in our warehouse in June 2012. more…

  • Germany, Landshut

    Scouts starting off quick as lightning

    2013-07-16 | Though only starting their work in April, our energy scouts have already checked out the first production are “Shed 1” in great detail. During the GreenDay, our five energy scouts introduced themselves and presented their project to the rest of the staff: Using highly sensitive measuring equipment, they are determined to look for energy saving potential. more…

  • United States of America

    Green lungs

    2013-07-15 | As a token of our commitment to green principles, we planted three maple trees on our premises. Looking out of our windows now, the world is a lot greener than before! more…

  • Russia

    Computer: off

    2013-07-12 | ebm-papst Russia has found the right button for saving energy! To mark our GreenDay, our entire staff was given a white ebm-papst switch to comfortably turn off their computers. more…

  • Germany, Landshut

    An apple this day – keep pollution at bay

    2013-07-11 | Every single member of staff who left their car at home on our GreenDay in Landshut got a small reward for doing so upon their arrival at work. Coming to work this morning in an eco-friendly way, i.e. on foot, by bike or public transport, earned them a token of our appreciation in the form of an apple from controlled regional farming. more…

  • United States of America

    Generously rewarded

    2013-07-10 | In order to generate more awareness for environmental issues, each member of staff was given a “green gift”. more…

  • Ural

    New collaborations

    2013-07-09 | One 5 June 2013, we held a seminar on GreenTech, electric power saving by using ebm-papst products, advantages of EC fans, their application and ebm-papst activity aimed at protecting the environment and saving energy resources. more…

  • Benelux

    The sound of silence

    2013-07-08 | ebm-papst Benelux decided to put energy-saving EC technology at the center of attention with their clients, prospects and other business relations. And how to better communicate our latest news on EC technology than during a seminar? more…

  • Germany, Mulfingen

    Teaching the basics

    2013-07-05 | In their two specially produced video tutorials, our energy scouts show the methods they use to save hundreds of tons of CO2 in production each year. more…

  • Austria

    Time to rethink

    2013-07-04 | Every single one of us can save a lot of electricity, water and heat in everyday life. This simple fact was the starting point for our second Energy Management Day on 5 June 2013. The event aimed at consolidating and reinforcing the concept of saving precious resources in everything we do. more…

  • United States of America

    Shred it!

    2013-07-03 | Recycling used paper makes sense both ecologically and economically. And so our GreenDay was the ideal occasion enthusiastically seized on by our staff to get rid of old documents, files and other paperwork by the case. A local company made sure they were disposed of in an eco-friendly way. more…

GreenDay at ebm-papst

GreenDay is an international campaign of all global ebm-papst subsidiaries.

Around 12,000 employees show
their sustainable activities – not
only for one day but throughout the entire year.

Just like the motto says:

„Every day is a GreenDay.“

GreenDay video 2014


Energy Scouts in the USA

Three Energy Scouts from Mulfingen are from 1 to 7 June in the USA and present their project.

For environment and animals

The colleagues in the USA donate amongst others for an animal welfare organization.

New illumination

ebm-papst Ural replaced their luminescent tubes with LED lamps.

Pressing away

For GreenDay 2013, ebm-papst Russia bought and installed their own paper press.

Bike tour in São Paulo

As part of their GreenDay campaign, our staff in Brazil invited their families to team up and take a bike tour through São Paulo .

Plastic break

Our Austrian colleagues tested for one week how difficult it is to buy products without plastic.

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Events by Country

Subsidiaries from all around the world participate in the GreenDay campaign. Choose a country to find out which events are happening there.

Leon Green