BWI Group Commits to Carbon Cuts

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BWI Group, a leading smart chassis manufacturer, aims to significantly reduce its carbon emissions by 30% across its global operations by 2024, with an ambitious goal of nearly 40%. The company’s dedication to using clean electricity, such as solar and wind power, underscores its commitment to sustainable development and carbon neutrality by 2027.

Key Highlights:

  • 30% carbon emission reduction by 2024, with a stretch goal of nearly 40%.
  • Transition to 100% clean electricity in Europe and significant advancements in the U.S. and China.
  • Commitment to carbon neutrality in production and operations by 2027.
  • Implementation of globally recognized carbon emission reduction initiatives like SBTi and CDP.

BWI Group’s approach to sustainable development is integral to its business operations worldwide. By adopting energy-efficient manufacturing processes, the company not only conserves energy and natural resources but also minimizes environmental impact. Innovative use of clean energy is at the heart of BWI’s strategy to promote global sustainable development.

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In Europe, BWI’s technology center in Paris harnesses over 700 MWh of clean energy annually. Plans are underway to power all European sites with 100% clean electricity later this year. The U.S. technology centers are already benefiting from clean energy, making up about 50% of their total power supply.

China’s Zhangjiakou production base is set to operate entirely on wind power, aiming for 100% clean energy usage by 2027. This initiative is part of BWI’s broader strategy to significantly reduce carbon emissions through the adoption of solar power and other clean energy sources.

BWI’s Sustainable Future:

Beyond manufacturing improvements, BWI Group is actively engaging in global carbon emission reduction initiatives like the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) and Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). These efforts are aligned with the company’s long-term goal of achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions from its supply chain by 2050, thereby promoting sustainable development for its global clientele.

BWI Group’s commitment to sustainability is further reflected in its ESG strategy, which guides the company in managing environmental, social, and governance issues. This dedication to sustainable development is deeply ingrained in BWI’s corporate culture, propelling the company towards greater excellence in environmental stewardship.

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