CDP, a global-disclosure system that encourages companies and cities to manage their environmental impacts responsibly, has given Mitsubishi Electric its highest rank, the A-List, in the categories of climate and water for the third consecutive year. The top rankings recognize the environmental focus of Mitsubishi Electric’s business activities and goals as well as the company’s timely and appropriate information disclosure.
The company’s recent initiatives to mitigate climate change include efforts to save energy at the company’s domestic and overseas manufacturing bases by installing high-efficiency equipment and incorporating IoT equipment. Mitsubishi is supporting the development of net Zero Energy Building (ZEB) by introducing environmentally minded air conditioners, ventilators, lighting fixtures, water heaters, elevators, and escalators. Mitsubishi Electric’s initiatives to preserve water resources include the effective management of water consumption and emissions, reduction of water consumption through water conservation and reuse, water-purification technologies utilizing ozone, and efficient water supply for sewerage systems, factories and public facilities.