Honda Accord Earns 2014 “Green Car of the Year” Award

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The 2014 Honda Accord series continues to collect awards and accolades, this time at the L.A. Auto Show with the “Green Car of the Year” Award for 2014. The Green Car Journal bestowed this honor on the Honda Accord. According to this article, “This year, the prize’s jurors _ among them environmentalists and comedian/car enthusiast […]

CDP Names Honda One of Top 12 Most Advanced Companies in World

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Honda has scored some of the highest scores among global companies in the CDP Global 500 Climate Change Report 2013. According to this article, “As a result of receiving a high evaluation for both the progress made through its initiatives and the content of its disclosure, the report named Honda one of the world’s top […]

Honda Plants Trees in Canada

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As a global company, Honda has consistently shown it cares about environments around the world. In a recent announcement, Honda Canada announced it is going to plant 18,000 trees in the fall of 2013 and spring of 2014. Why 18,000? Because that represents one tree for every Honda customer who bought a Honda ATV or […]

Honda Accord Hybrid Set Up to Take Down Competition

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There has been a lot written about the 2014 Honda Accord Hybrid set to land at dealerships like Apple Valley Honda, Sims Honda, and Northwest Honda in October of this year. We LOVE this brief set up of the battle among the hybrids. Basically, the 2014 Honda Accord getting almost 50 miles per gallon will […]

Honda Issues Global Environmental Report, CO2 Emissions Greatly Reduced

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Honda’s Efforts to Reduce CO2 is a Global Effort

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Honda is proving to the world that it is dedicated to reducing its CO2 emissions all over the world. Honda is going to invest more than $49 million to build a wind farm in Brazil; Honda’s goal is to reduce overall emissions by 30% by the year 2020 (compared to levels in the year 2000). […]

Greenest Car Shopping Areas…Don’t Include Seattle

Drive a Honda, Use the HOV Lane

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A new report stated that Honda makes the most cars that can legally drive in California’s HOV lanes with only a driver in the vehicle. Why? Because Honda makes the most gosh-darn environmentally friendly vehicles. According to the California Air Resources Board, Honda makes four vehicles that meet its air quality standards to be eligible […]

Honda is “Recycling” Rare Earth Metals

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Honda is putting to good use material from the batteries of hundreds of hybrid vehicles that were rendered unsellable after the earthquake and tsunami in March 2011.   Honda is now able to extract rare earth metals from the batteries of 387 hybrid vehicles and put them into new batteries for new hybrid vehicles. This […]