Environment

From the President

photo: President&CEO
Changes for the Better

Always improving. Always delivering new value.

T.Sugiyama

Takeshi Sugiyama

President & CEO

A message from the President is currently being finalized.
Please access our Environmental Performance Review 2017(P2) to see the President’s message from 2017.

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

illustration: Sustainable Development Goals 17 GOALS TO TRANSFORM OUR WORLD

SDGs Closely Related to Mitsubishi Electric Group Environmental Activities

icon: 6 CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION

Ensuring Access to and Sustainable Management of Water and Sanitation

Mitsubishi Electric Group's water treatment and purification technologies provide vital products and systems that help to ensure the supply of safe water.

Major businesses/initiatives: Plant systems for water supply and sewage, ozone generators

icon: 7 AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY

Securing Sustainable Energy and Expanding Its Use

As well as developing technologies, products and systems that contribute to saving and generating energy and creating a smart society, the Mitsubishi Electric Group is working to disseminate them around the world.

Major businesses/initiatives: Power generation, transmission, and distribution business, photovoltaic power generation

icon: 12 RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION

Securing a Sustainable Production and Consumption Format

Our initiatives include reducing resource inputs during manufacturing and recycling used products. We are also promoting green procurement and the reduction of final waste disposal.

Major businesses/initiatives: Reuse/recycling businesses, green procurement

icon: 13 CLIMATE ACTION

Climate Change and Mitigating Its Effects

The emission of greenhouse gases, including CO2, are assessed for the value chain as a whole in order to reduce them to targets we have set.

Major businesses/initiatives: Energy-saving products, reducing greenhouse gas emissions

icon: 15 LIFE ON LAND

Protecting and Restoring Ecosystems, and Preventing the Loss of Biodiversity

In addition to developing and providing observation satellites that report the status of oceans and woodlands, we are carrying out activities at business sites that enable us to live with the surrounding environment in harmony.

Major businesses/initiatives: Satellites, living creatures studies, "Satoyama" Woodland Preservation Project