Honda Opens New R&D Facility In Bengaluru

Japan-based Honda recently opened its new solution Honda R&D (India) (HRID) research and development (R&D) center in Bengaluru, Karnataka. The company HRID is a subsidiary of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. and functions as Honda’s research and development arm for motorcycles and power products in India. By setting up its recent plant in India, the company aims to achieve its […]

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Honda Plans To Establish Electric Vehicle Value Chain In Ontario, Canada

Honda has announced its plans to establish an electric vehicle value chain in Ontario, Canada. The company announced its plans to build an EV value chain in Canada with an approximate investment of CAD$15 billion (USD$11 billion). It included an investment with joint venture partners, to strengthen its EV supply system and capability to prepare […]

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Honda Reveals CR-V Plug-in Hydrogen Fuel Cell Tech In Electric Vehicle

Honda recently revealed its first production of plug-in hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle, the 2025 Honda CR-V e:FCEV. The CUV received a 270-mile Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) driving range rating, CR-V e:FCEV. It combined a US-made fuel cell system along with plug-in charging capability designed to provide up to 29 miles of EV driving around […]

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India – Japan Collaborate To Establish EV Manufacturing Capacity In Karnataka

Cabinet Minister of Large & Medium Industries and Infrastructure Development, Government of Karnataka MB Patel recently, in his social media post on X, announced collaboration between Karnataka and Japan to manufacture Electric Vehicles (electric vehicles (EVs) in the state. In a recent announcement on social media platform X, he shared details of the upcoming collaboration. […]

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7 Top Automakers In JV to Accelerate Electric Vehicle Charging in North America

Seven prominent global automakers – BMW Group, General Motors, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Mercedes-Benz Group, and Stellantis NV – are forming a joint venture (JV) to expedite the shift to electric vehicle in North America, to enhance the convenience, accessibility, and reliability of EV charging. The joint venture will encompass the creation of a new high-powered […]

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Honda’s Zero Emission Stationary Fuel Cell Backing Up Power to Data Center

Honda has announced that it has begun the operation of a stationary fuel cell power station – leveraging Honda’s hydrogen fuel cell technology expertise – on its corporate campus in Torrance, California on March 6, 2023. This would mark the beginning of the company’s future commercialization of zero-emission backup power generation. The initiative is a […]

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Honda, LG Energy Begin Construction of Multi-Billion Ohio EV Battery Plant

Honda and LG Energy Solution have announced the beginning of the construction of their joint venture electric vehicle battery plant that will be spread over 2 million square feet in Fayette County in Ohio. In January, 2023, Honda said that the two companies have committed to invest $3.5 billion in the new joint venture (JV) […]

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BMW & Solid Power Partnership For Solid-State Battery Technology

Automakers are exploring the possibilities of enhancing battery technology seeking a fit with the growing expectations of the EV industry. Solid-state battery is one such technology that can disrupt the existing power storage market for EVs. As per some forecasts, the Solid-state battery market size will reach $13.15 billion by 2030 from $805 million in […]

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Honda, GS Yuasa Collaborate for Lithium-Ion Battery Development

The evolution and quick adoption of electric mobility largely depends on the development of quality and reliable battery systems. Hence, two Japanese conglomerates – Honda Motor and GS Yuasa International – have signed an agreement for collaboration for a high-capacity, high-output lithium-ion battery. Honda and GS Yuasa will discuss specifics with the goal of establishing […]

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