American Honda Motor Company, Inc. announced today that it will support the American Business Act on Climate Pledge and set forth goals to reduce its carbon footprint.
Today’s announcement comes as a show of support for the Obama Administration’s Climate Action Plan, which seeks to set the United States’ economy on a sustainable course by dramatically reducing carbon emissions over the next 15 years. Honda’s pledge also shows the company’s support for a strong outcome during the 2015 Paris Climate Conference and demonstrates Honda’s commitment to reducing the carbon footprint of its operations and its products.
As part of the commitment set forth in today’s pledge, American Honda Motor Company, Inc. will:
- Contribute to Honda Motor Company’s goal of reducing its total company CO2 emissions by 50 percent by the year 2050, when compared to its 2000 baseline; and
- Reduce the CO2 intensity of its automobiles, motorcycles and power equipment products worldwide by 30 percent by the year 2020, as compared to its 2000 baseline.