삼성물산, 기후변화 대응 5년 연속 명예의 전당 편입
2년 연속 최고등급인 ‘CDP Korea 명예의 전당 - 플래티넘 클럽’에 편입
*아래는 위 기사를 구글 번역기로 번역한 영문 기사의 [전문]이다. [Below is the [full text] of an English article translated from the above article with Google Translate.
Samsung C&T joins Hall of Fame for 5 consecutive years in response to climate change
Incorporated into the highest-rated “CDP Korea Hall of Fame-Platinum Club” for the second consecutive year
[The story of the case/ Reporter Park Yeon-pa] = Samsung C&T was named in the Hall of Fame for 5 consecutive years at the '2020 CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project-Carbon Disclosure Project) Korea Awards', a global evaluation system related to climate change response. 2 It was incorporated into the'CDP Korea Hall of Fame-Platinum Club', the highest grade for a year in a row.
CDP is a global project that started in the UK in 2000 and demands the disclosure of information on environmental issues to major companies around the world. More than 500 financial institutions around the world are requesting information. In Korea, 62 of the top 200 companies by 2020 market capitalization participated to disclose relevant information, and the CDP's evaluation and analysis report is used as a guide for ESG investment decisions.
Samsung C&T has been selected as the best company in carbon management for 5 consecutive years since 2012, and was first listed in the'Hall of Fame' in 2016, and in 2019, the highest CDP rating is selected for companies that have been in the Hall of Fame for 3 consecutive years. Incorporated into the'Hall of Fame-Platinum Club'. Only four Korean companies, including Samsung C&T, have been listed on the Platinum Club Hall of Fame.
Samsung C&T is aware of climate change risks and business opportunities according to the characteristics of various businesses, and transparently discloses information on Samsung C&T's GHG emissions as well as emissions from partners. It is the first in the construction industry to establish an integrated greenhouse gas management system, analyzes greenhouse gas emissions, and establishes mid- to long-term strategies and targets to reduce emissions, thereby continuing systematic greenhouse gas reduction activities.
For the construction of eco-friendly buildings, differentiated energy efficiency technologies and greenhouse gas reduction methods are discovered and actively applied to all processes from product planning, design, construction and operation. In 2019, the Singapore Provincial Court building obtained the Singapore Green Mark, and in Korea, 7 buildings including Raemian Blessage acquired the Green Building Certification (G-SEED) in 2019 alone. Showed.
The trading division is contributing to reducing GHG emissions through renewable energy projects such as solar and wind power projects in Ontario, Canada, and supply of energy storage devices. The fashion division is introducing products that apply recycled raw materials and eco-friendly materials, and the resort division is continuing efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by supplying heating to Everland and Caribbean Bay using the waste heat of Yongin city's incinerator.
In recognition of these efforts, it was incorporated into the'CDP Korea Hall of Fame-Platinum Club' for the second consecutive year following 2019.
Samsung C&T announced that it is continuing to strengthen the foundation for ESG management, including the first declaration of coal-free coal from non-financial companies in Korea, and expanding and reorganizing the governance committee under the board of directors into the ESG committee. Meanwhile, Samsung C&T is positioned as a leading ESG company by incorporating the'World Index' in the DJSI evaluation for four consecutive years and obtaining an integrated A grade or higher in the ESG evaluation by the Korea Corporate Governance Service for five consecutive years.
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