National Geographic : 2004 Jul
It's surrounded by 100 acres of reclaimed green space, new wetlands and wildlife habitats. It employs "Fumes-to-Fuel" technology, using paint fumes to power fuel cells to produce electricity. Ford's brand-new Dearborn Truck Plant at the Rouge Center is regenerating the air, water and soil - while producing 280,000 F-150s a year. The truck like no other is built in a factory like no other. A factory so amazing, in fact, we give tours. Call 1-800 -TELL -A -FRIEND to schedule yours. New technology creating greener vehicles, cleaner factories.** Read more about the Rouge and Ford's other environmental initiatives on fordvehicles.com/environment. I.I *Based on Gold LEED Award, Clean Air Excellence Award from U.S . EPA for our "Fumes-to-Fuel" technology, Wildlife Habitat Council Certification, Natural Storm Management System and World's Largest Living Roof. **Based on Focus PZEV and Escape Hybrid increased fuel economy and lower emissions and the award-winning Dearborn Truck Plant.