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Honda’s Ohio Transmission Plant is First to Earn EPA Energy Star Certification
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Honda announced that its Honda Transmission Manufacturing of America (HTM) facility in Russells Point, Ohio, has become the first US auto transmission facility to earn the EPA's Energy Star certification. This means that the plant is in the highest quartile for energy efficiency in the country.
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Honda’s Ohio Transmission Plant is First to Earn EPA Energy Star Certification

Honda announced that its Honda Transmission Manufacturing of America (HTM) facility in Russells Point, Ohio, has become the first US auto transmission facility to earn the EPA’s Energy Star certification. This means that the plant is in the highest quartile for energy efficiency in the country.

HTM started this journey in 2014, when it became the first major auto manufacturing facility in the US to get a decent chunk of its energy from wind turbines — two 1.7-megawatt turbines, to be specific, which provide more than 10 percent of the plant’s power needs. HTM also scrutinizes its efficiency in other ways, monitoring utility use and scheduling everything from HVAC use to lighting.

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