About 300 people attended a construction completion ceremony on October 28, 2011, for a power products factory built by manufacturing joint venture Jialing-Honda Motor (JLH). The new factory incorporates solar power and rainwater/wastewater recycling systems to create an energy-efficient, eco-friendly, state-of-the-art facility with a production capacity of 900,000 units as of the end of 2011. The plant is scalable to an annual production of two million units for the Chinese and global markets, and will be able to offer even more innovative products with outstanding environmental performance.
Aerial rendering of new state-of-the-art plant
More than 300 business partners attended a seminar on February 16, 2012, hosted by Guangqi Honda Automobile Co.,Ltd. (GHAC), a Honda auto manufacturing and sales joint venture in Guangzhou City, about common standards for calculating greenhouse gas emissions. Participants heard explanations about current global greenhouse gas emissions, the Honda Triple Zero concept, energy-efficiency management across product life cycles, the Honda 2020 Vision, and more. They also learned about Honda's desire to achieve environmental frontrunner status through cooperation with business partners. The seminar helped to further their understanding of the importance of energy conservation and efforts to reduce CO2 emissions.
Seminar for business partners