Suntory Holdings Limited
Completed conversion to 100% renewable energy for electricity purchased at all in-house production and research bases in Japan, the Americas, and Europe*1
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The Suntory Group has switched to 100% renewable energy (hereafter referred to as “renewable energy”) for the electricity it purchases at all its production and research bases related to its beverage, food, and alcoholic beverage businesses in Japan, the Americas, and Europe. Since April last year, the Group has introduced renewable energy for the electricity purchased at all of its production and research bases related to the beverage, food, and alcoholic beverage businesses in Japan (https://www.suntory.co.jp/). news/article/14114.html). By introducing this system in the Americas and Europe, greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions at 66 sites, including Japan, will be reduced by approximately 230,000 tons per year*2.
*1 Bases involved in the beverage, food and alcoholic beverage business *2 Based on the amount of power purchased in 2021
As a general food and alcoholic beverages company supported by the blessings of nature, such as water and agricultural products, the Suntory Group has made a promise to our stakeholders of “Mizu to Ikiru” and our mission of “harmony with people and nature”. We have been aiming to realize a society where
Regarding climate change countermeasures, “Environmental Vision 2050” aims to achieve net zero GHG emissions throughout the entire value chain by 2050, and “Environmental Goal 2030” aims to reduce GHG emissions by 50%*3 by 2030. Going forward, we will continue to work together as a group on sustainability management.
*3 Scope 1 & 2, based on 2019 emissions
● Suntory Holdings Ltd. Managing Executive Officer
Comment from Masaaki Fujiwara, General Manager of Sustainability Management Promotion Headquarters
The Suntory Group promotes sustainability management to realize a society in harmony with people and nature, and is actively working to reduce GHG emissions throughout the company. We believe that the fact that we have been able to purchase 100% renewable energy for our production and research bases in the Americas and Europe this time is an important step toward the realization of a decarbonized society. We will continue to accelerate our activities.
▼ Sustainability of the Suntory Group
▼The Suntory Group’s environmental impact reduction activities https://www.suntory.co.jp/eco/teigen/
▽ Inquiries from customers regarding this matter
Suntory Customer Center https://www.suntory.co.jp/customer/
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