General Motors and Drillers Supply International Honored With Energy and Environmental Excellence Awards

Dec 01, 2010, 13:26 ET from Hart Energy Publishing

HOUSTON, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hart Energy, one of the world's leading energy industry information providers, has announced General Motors and Drillers Supply International will receive its annual "Energy and Environmental Excellence" awards. This year's awards will be presented during Hart's annual "Meeting the Clean Fuels Challenge" conference Dec. 2 in Houston.

Dr. Candace S Wheeler, GM Technical Fellow, will accept the award for General Motors (GM). Officially the world's second largest vehicle manufacturer, GM is now introducing the revolutionary Chevrolet Volt electric vehicle. The vehicle was just named Motor Trend magazine's Car of the Year and the Green Car of the Year by Green Car Congress.

Angelica Hall and Greg Hall Jr. will accept the award for Drillers Supply International (DSI), which played a crucial role in the successful rescue after the August Copiapo mine collapse in Chile.  DSI has operated a Chilean branch for nearly 20 years and proactively offered its resources and technology to expedite results for the trapped miners.

The Energy and Environmental Excellence Awards recognize and document the remarkable progress of the global energy industry, automobile manufacturers, technology partners and government are making toward sustainability of our global natural resources —while leaving an ever-softer environmental footprint on our globe. For more information, visit

"We are honored to be hosting such an esteemed group of energy leaders. We are pleased that our honorees are taking important steps toward guiding the future of our diverse industry in significant ways," said Fred Potter, Executive Vice President, Hart Energy. "Each of our award winners has proven it is taking action to improve safety and the future of the energy industry, strengthening the positive influences clean energy will have around the globe."

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