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Platinum Auto Plant from Future Rises in Tennessee

May 09, 2013

May 9 (Bloomberg) -- A longtime leader in the auto industry, Volkswagen has redefined the auto plant with the only LEED Platinum-certified plant in the world. The Chattanooga-based facility boasts a comprehensive system of cutting edge technologies, including a $30 million solar farm and wetlands to minimize environmental impact. As a zero waste facility, nothing production-related goes to a landfill. Bloomberg's Matt Miller gets a tour. New episodes of "Bloomberg Brink" air Mondays at 9:30 ET/PT on Bloomberg Television.

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