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SolarCity and Honda Announce $50M Commitment to Solar Power

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OCT. 8, /3BL Media/ -SolarCity® and Honda have renewed their partnership with a new fund expected to finance $50 million in solar projects. The new commitment announced during the SXSW Eco conference in Austin, Texas, will make solar power more affordable and available to Honda and Acura customers and dealerships in the United States. 

Honda Community Partners Spotlight: African-American Male Achievers Network

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For more than 25 years, the African-American Male Achievers Network (A-MAN) has utilized science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) as a motivational tool to advance the educational and professional development of minority students.

Community Partners Spotlight: Honda Explorers

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Every week, Honda’s Training Center in Torrance, CA transforms into an interactive workshop that prepares local teens for automotive careers through hands-on technical training and professional development. It’s one of the many ways Honda Associates give back to the communities in which we live and work.


In 2010, Thomas Laymon, then assistant vice president of Honda Parts & Service, recognized an opportunity to use Honda Training Center equipment and vehicles for the education of youth in the Los Angeles community.

Car Companies Take Expertise in Battery Power Beyond the Garage

By Todd Woody
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Originally published by The New York Times

DAVIS, Calif. — As more homeowners generate their own electricity from solar panels, they still need power from a utility after the sun goes down.

Now, automakers say they may have an answer, by storing that carbon-free energy in electric car batteries for later use.

Honda Smart Home US Offers Vision for Zero Carbon Living and Mobility

Project achieves more than 11 tons of CO2 reduction per year compared to a conventional home and vehicle
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  • Super-efficient “living laboratory” seeks to address two major sources of U.S. CO2 emissions: cars and homes 
  • Project achieves more than 11 tons of COreduction per year compared to a conventional home and vehicle 
  • Honda home energy management system (HEMS) maximizes the home’s energy efficiency while communicating with the electric utility to improve grid stability 
  • Home surpasses California’s 2020 target for zero net energy residential construction 
  • Member of University of California, Davis community will live in home, drive Honda Fit EV (electric vehicle) 
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  • Super-efficient “living laboratory” seeks to address two major sources of U.S. CO2 emissions: cars and homes 
  • Project achieves more than 11 tons of COreduction per year compared to a conventional home and vehicle 
  • Honda home energy management system (HEMS) maximizes the home’s energy efficiency while communicating with the electric utility to improve grid stability 
  • Home surpasses California’s 2020 target for zero net energy residential construction 
  • Member of University of California, Davis community will live in home, drive Honda Fit EV (electric vehicle) 

Four Honda Vehicles Earn Recognition on ACEEE’s List of “Greenest” and “Greener” Vehicles of 2014

Civic Hybrid, Civic Natural Gas, Insight and Odyssey earn top green scores
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·      Civic Hybrid, Civic Natural Gas, Insight and Odyssey earn top green scores

·      16th straight year that multiple Honda vehicles are named to top 12 list

 

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·      Civic Hybrid, Civic Natural Gas, Insight and Odyssey earn top green scores

·      16th straight year that multiple Honda vehicles are named to top 12 list

 

Honda Automobile Dealer Is First in U.S. to Achieve “Electric Grid Neutral” Status

Rossi Honda of Vineland, NJ produces as much or more electricity than it uses from local utility, setting precedent for nation’s 17,000+ dealerships
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  • Rossi Honda of Vineland, NJ produces as much or more electricity than it uses from local utility, setting precedent for nation’s 17,000+ dealerships
  • Achieves Top Level “Platinum” Honda Environmental Leadership Award
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  • Rossi Honda of Vineland, NJ produces as much or more electricity than it uses from local utility, setting precedent for nation’s 17,000+ dealerships
  • Achieves Top Level “Platinum” Honda Environmental Leadership Award

Honda Announces Next Generation of Portable Power

All-New EU7000is Generator--First Electronic Fuel Injected Generator in Honda Lineup
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LAS VEGAS, Nev., January 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Honda Power Equipment is debuting the all-new EU7000is portable generator at this year’s World of Concrete trade show venue – adding greater power performance to its popular Super Quiet Series.  This new generator delivers more of what Honda generator customers have come to expect from Honda:  fuel efficiency, clean power output, quiet operation and longer running times in a portable package.

Winston-Salem State University's Road to the 2013 Honda Battle of the Bands

Watch Eight of the Nations Greatest Marching Bands Take Center Stage
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Experience the energy and intensity of preparing for the most celebrated marching band event, Honda Battle of the Bands, with Winston-Salem State University!

The Road to the Honda video series takes a behind-the-scenes look at the 8 bands that participated in the 2013 Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase. 

To watch more Road to the Honda videos, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/hondabotb

Jackson State University's Road to the 2013 Honda Battle of the Bands

Watch Eight of the Nations Greatest Marching Bands Take Center Stage
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Experience the energy and intensity of preparing for the most celebrated marching band event, Honda Battle of the Bands, with Jackson State University!

The Road to the Honda video series takes a behind-the-scenes look at the 8 bands that participated in the 2013 Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase. 

To watch more Road to the Honda videos, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/hondabotb

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