With its four brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, the BMW Group is the world’s leading premium manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles and also provides premium financial and mobility services. The BMW Group production network comprises 30 production and assembly facilities in 14 countries; the company has a global sales network in more than 140 countries. In 2017, the BMW Group sold over 2,463,500 passenger vehicles and more than 164,000 motorcycles worldwide. The profit before tax in the financial year 2017 was € 10.655 billion on revenues amounting to € 98.678 billion. As of 31 December 2017, the BMW Group had a workforce of 129,932 employees. The success of the BMW Group has always been based on long-term thinking and responsible action. The company has therefore established ecological and social sustainability throughout the value chain, comprehensive product responsibility and a clear commitment to conserving resources as an integral part of its strategy. The BMW Group has the vision to be the most successful and sustainable premium provider of individual mobility. Therefore, the company has set itself ten strategic sustainability goals running through to 2020. The goals focus on three areas “Products and services”, “Production and value creation” and “Employees and society”. The BMW Group is addressing the challenge of reducing CO2 and pollutant emissions in order to protect the climate and air quality. Our portfolio’s move towards lower-emission, more fuel-efficient vehicles is in line with the wishes of many of our customers. Since 2007, our BMW i project has been developing electric vehicles, and has resulted in completely new concepts for individual mobility. The sustainability performance of the BMW Group has received positive ratings from renowned rating agencies.
Since our company was founded in 1960, we at Sekisui House have always prioritized our customers’ lifestyles, incorporating the very latest technologies as we engage in business with a customer-oriented approach to bring people comfortable living, at all times. As leaders in the Japanese housing industry, we were among the first to become involved in developing environmental technologies to help achieve a sustainable society. Our track record has also garnered a high level of recognition, and we are expanding our international business. Homes are not items to be consumed, but social capital to be passed on and lived in by future generations and other families. Ensuring that our customers remain just as satisfied over several decades is our vital mission. With our fundamental philosophy of “love of humanity” at the core of our corporate identity, we will continue to fulfill our responsibility as a company that plays a vital role both locally and globally. In 2008, the Sekisui House Group announced its “2050 Vision” aiming to eliminate CO2 emissions from housing, quickly shifting management focus to decarbonation. In FY2017, we revealed medium-term initiatives focused on 2030 to share our path of progress with stakeholders including customers, employees, long-term investors and suppliers who are concerned about long-term value realization by the Sekisui House Group. With the goal of achieving zero CO2 emissions throughout the housing lifecycle, by 2030 we aim to reduce emissions 45%, 35% compared to FY2013 for Scope 1&2 and Scope 3 (category 11: Housing) emissions, respectively (SBT goal). Also, as an RE 100 member company, we will ensure 50% of the electric power consumed by our business activities is from renewable energy sources by 2030
As a global power management company, at Eaton we believe that power is a fundamental part of just about everything people do. Planes, hospitals, factories, data centers, vehicles, the electrical grid—these are things the world relies on every day. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to helping our customers find new ways to manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. To improve people’s lives, the communities where we live and work, and the planet our future generations depend upon. Because that’s what really matters. And we’re here to make sure it works. We’re helping utilities, municipalities, businesses and everyday homeowners re-think the impact they have on the environment. Whether it’s using more energy-efficient products — or harnessing low carbon and renewable resources like solar, wind and hydroelectric power. Around the world, we’re helping major industries lower emissions and use less fuel. We are committed to positively impacting the environment while helping to solve the world's most pressing power management challenges. We encourage each and every one of our 95,000 employees at Eaton to think differently about our business, our communities—and the positive impact we can have on society and the world.
Bluewater is a world leader in innovating, manufacturing and marketing premium water purification and delivery solutions for homes, businesses and public distribution systems. Bluewater’s premium water purifiers deliver unmatched clean water delivery efficiency that harness the company’s patented second-generation SuperiorOsmosis™ technology to provide unmatched purification efficiency, operating capacity and service life. Delivering up to 7,000 liters of direct-flow purified water a day, SuperiorOsmosis™ technology slashes the water wastage common to traditional RO systems by over 80 percent and removes contaminants such as toxic metals, chemicals, pharmaceutical residues, micro-organisms, and micro-plastic particles down to 0.0001 microns in size. Bluewater has put providing clean water access to everyone on the planet and ending reliance on single-use plastics at the heart of its business vision. Bengt Rittri, the Swedish environmental entrepreneur who founded the Stockholm-based company, has made it Bluewater’s mission to reimagine point-of-use water delivery. Believing the health of the planet demands imaginative thinking to halt the vast tide of plastic waste that sees over one million plastic bottles sold every minute, Bluewater has committed to harness human ingenuity to provide more people globally with on-demand clean drinking water in ways that can help end to the need for throwaway plastic bottles. Bluewater water purifiers and public hydration stations are today available in Europe, the United States, China, South East Asia and South Africa, where they are helping to shape a more sustainable and water-wise future to safeguard human and planetary health.
Delta, founded in 1971, is a global provider of power and thermal management solutions. Its mission statement, "To provide innovative, clean and energy-efficient solutions for a better tomorrow," focuses on addressing key environmental issues such as global climate change. As an energy-saving solutions provider with core competencies in power electronics and automation, Delta's business categories include Power Electronics, Automation, and Infrastructure. Delta offers some of the most energy efficient power products in the industry, including switching power supplies with efficiency over 90%, telecom power with up to 98%, and PV inverters with up to 98.8% efficiency. We have also developed the world‘s first server power supply certified as 80 Plus Titanium with over 96% efficiency. Headquartered in Taiwan, we regularly invest 6% to 7% of our annual sales revenues in R&D and have worldwide R&D facilities in China, Europe, Japan, Singapore, and the U.S. Delta is a frequent recipient of international awards and related recognition for innovation, design, and corporate social responsibility. Since 2011, Delta has been selected each year for the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability™ World Index (DJSI World). In 2018, we were also included in the DJSI Emerging Markets Index for the 6th consecutive year. Delta was ranked by CDP (formerly the Climate Disclosure Project) at the Climate Change Leadership Level. In response to the challenge of climate change, Delta will remain committed to the research and development of innovative, energy-saving products, solutions and services that contributing substantially to the sustainable development of mankind.
Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world's largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of efficient power generation and power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. The company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. In fiscal 2016, which ended on September 30, 2016, Siemens generated revenue of €79.6 billion and net income of €5.6 billion. At the end of September 2016, the company had around 351,000 employees worldwide. Siemens is the first large industrial company that announced to become carbon neutral by 2030 and to half its carbon footprint by 2020 vs. 2014. With products and solution from its Environmental Portfolio, Siemens helped its customers to reduce their carbon emissions by 521 million metric tons in fiscal 2016.
Indonesian Biofuel Producers Association (hereinafter referred to as APROBI), domiciled in Jakarta, Indonesia. The purpose and objective of establishing APROBI are as follows: 1. Associating private business entities in biofuels industry. 2. Unifying all the business sectors in the biofuels industry in Indonesia to become the power of economic to increase the prosperity of the community, the nation and the Unitary Republic of Indonesia. 3. Being a partner for the Central Government and Local Government in order to develop the policies for competitiveness improvement in both national and international markets. Members and capacity Installed: Biodiesel, 23 Companies with installed capacities 11.966.032 KL/year Bioethanol, 1 Company with installed capacity of 10.000 KL/year With the intention to support the program of Government in developing and using biofuels as a renewable energy, then in 2005 some companies that produce both bioethanol and biodiesel was established. In order to make the support becomes more effective, the companies agreed and formed the Association of Indonesian Biofuel Producers / APROBI in late 2006. Since then, for 10 years APROBI continue to cooperate with the government and all stakeholders to pursue the development of biofuels in Indonesia as well as fight in the International Forum.
Ecosphere+ is a new venture founded by the award winning Althelia Climate Fund with the founding mission of building markets that value carbon and incentivise sustainable business models. Ecosphere + seeks to partner with businesses, consumers and investors who want to deliver concrete actions towards a climate resilient economy by connecting them with assets from projects and programmes that are critical to delivery of the <2oC carbon budget through preserving the valuable carbon stored in tropical forests and other critical landscapes. The Ecosphere + portfolio includes projects that deliver a range of environmental and societal benefits as well as valuable physical commodities including deforestation-free agricultural produce such as coffee and cocoa created through sustainable agroforestry systems.