Honda to electrify two-thirds of vehicles by 2030, executive says
Published: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Japanese carmaker Honda has set itself an ambitious target that hybrid electric vehicles will make up half of its output by 2030, while sourcing its raw materials responsibly and seeking transparency in the market for cobalt for use in batteries.
Carmaker Honda intends to power around two-thirds of the
vehicles it produces by 2030 with electricity, an executive
with the Japanese company has said.
The goal is part of the company’s
electrification strategy, with around half of production to
comprise hybrid electric vehicles (EVs), managing officer
Noriya Kaihara said....