Honda to Build “Zero Waste” Plant in Indiana

29 06 2006

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My Man Mitch hard at work again! This is the coolest news I’ve heard lately! First we’re building the world’s largest biodiesel plant and now producing hybrid Hondas in Indiana! Honda plans to hire 2,000 workers to staff the new plant. (Maybe the new jobs will offset the loss of jobs by airline workers and Delphi workers – GM supplier of electronics) “Our goal is that this plant in Indiana will have the smallest environmental footprint of any Honda auto plant in North America.” They will probably build Civics and Fits there. I’ve wanted a Fit for awhile anyway…

Chron.com story (Houston)  ,   IndyStar.com story (Indianapolis)  ,  WTHR.com story  ,  CBSNews story

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26 09 2006
Indiana Technology « My Day to Day Interactions with Technology

[…] Honda just announced last June that it is building it’s newest North American plant on 1700 acres of Indiana soil. The facility will begin production in 2008 and employ 2000 people. (blogged here) […]

26 09 2006
« My Day to Day Interactions with Technology

[…] Honda just announced last June that it is building it’s newest North American plant on 1700 acres of Indiana soil. The facility will begin production in 2008 and employ 2000 people. (blogged here) […]

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