Honda Urban EV Concept named ‘Best Concept Car’

Electric concept car wins global award for outstanding automotive design International judging panel comprised of 12 journalists from renowned publications Honda R&D team recognised for making a significant contribution to the evolution of car design with Urban EV Concept Urban EV Concept will be first production model in Honda’s ‘Electric Vision’ strategy Order books for new electric car based on the Urban EV Concept will open in early 2019 Honda Urban... Read more

Honda and some key partners realizing an environmentally-responsible, comfortable and smart lifestyle with hydrogen

Tottori Prefecture, Tottori Gas Co., Ltd, Sekisui House Ltd. and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. recently held a ceremony and signed an agreement to jointly pursue Tottori Prefecture’s project to establish a base for a hydrogen energy demonstration (and environmental education) with the goal to prevent global warming and create a sustainable and low-carbon society. This will be Japan’s first case where hydrogen energy will be utilized through the integration of a hydrogen station which creates hydrogen... Read more

Honda participates in the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016

Proposal for low-carbon society with Honda technologies to “generate,” “use” and “get connected” for energy Honda Motor Co., Ltd. introduced its energy management technologies at the CES 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, from January 6 through 9, 2016. The Honda exhibit was located within a booth organized by the CEATEC JAPAN Executive Board and will include various Honda energy management technologies such as the Honda Power Exporter 9000, an external power output device that won the... Read more

Honda participates in Exhibition during COP21

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. participated in the LA GALERIE by WE (December 2 -9, 2015), an exhibition of low carbon solutions which took place during COP21 (The 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC) which began in Paris, France on November 30, 2015. Honda exhibited its energy management technologies that will help realize a society where people “generate” and “use” hydrogen as a main source of energy and “get connected” for energy. At COP21, the international society... Read more

Honda Recognized as Leader for Climate Change Transparency in CDP Japan 500 Climate Change Report 2015

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. recently announced that it has earned a perfect climate disclosure score of 100 in the CDP Japan 500 Climate Change Report 2015, which analyzes the initiatives of 500 largest companies in addressing countermeasures against global warming and the disclosure of information regarding greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. With the perfect disclosure score, for the fifth consecutive year, Honda was listed as one of the companies in the CDP’s “Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI),”... Read more

Honda’s New $210 Million Vehicle Paint System will significantly reduce Environmental Impacts

Investment at Marysville, OH plant reduces CO2 emissions, water use, paint sludge, and volatile organic compounds Honda's oldest auto manufacturing plant continues to be environmental leader Honda of America Mfg., Inc. recently announced a $210 million investment in a new, state-of-the-art paint line at its Marysville Auto Plant (MAP)—Honda's first and largest auto plant in North America—to further its commitment to reducing its environmental footprint while improving on the already... Read more


What It's Like to Live in This Smart, Energy-Efficient Home of the Future (By Ucilia Wang - SMITHSONIAN.COM) Nine months in, a family of four adjusts to life in the Honda Smart Home, a testing ground for new technologies at University of California, Davis At first glance, it looks like an ordinary home with a neat yard. Inside there is a wooden dining table and chairs, a taupe sectional sofa, a 65-inch built-in flat screen TV in one living room wall and a white kitchen with silver appliances.... Read more


Green grass, sunshine, budding flowers, bird song – spring to the Sasol Bird Fair! Pack a picnic basket, head off to the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Garden near Roodepoort, and soak up the magnificent scenery at this year’s Sasol Bird Fair. The event will be held in spring, on 5 and 6 September 2015. Spring in this beautiful Garden is very special with the magnificent coral trees massed with red tubular flowers that attract many birds. The garden boasts over 220 bird species and... Read more


Toyota, Nissan, and Honda Agree on Details of Joint Support for Hydrogen Infrastructure Development Toyota Motor Corporation, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. have just agreed on key details regarding a new joint support project for the development of the hydrogen station infrastructure in Japan. In addition to partially covering the operating costs of hydrogen stations, the three automakers have also agreed to help infrastructure companies deliver the best possible customer service... Read more


Toyota, Nissan, and Honda to Jointly Support Hydrogen Station Infrastructure Development Toyota Motor Corporation, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd. have agreed to work together to help accelerate the development of hydrogen station infrastructure for fuel cell vehicles (FCVs). Specific measures to be undertaken by the three manufacturers will be determined at a later date. For hydrogen-fueled FCVs to gain popularity, the development of a hydrogen station infrastructure is... Read more