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Notice Concerning the Acquisition of SBT Certification and
Commitment to the RE100 Initiative
−Strengthening Efforts to Reduce GHG Emissions                
in a Bid to Achieve a Decarbonized and Recycling-Oriented Society−


TOKYO,Dec.18,2019

HAZAMA ANDO CORPORATION (“HAZAMA ANDO” or “the Company”) is endeavoring to protect and coexist harmoniously with the global environment. In carrying out these endeavors, the Company has acquired certification under the Science Based Targets (SBT) Initiative(*1) , an international undertaking, for its established greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions target to limit global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius, the target of the Paris Agreement on climate change, in December 2019(Table1).
Moreover, HAZAMA ANDO has also joined the RE100 Initiative(*2), an international undertaking that is bringing together influential businesses committed to sourcing their electricity needs from renewable energy for their global operations(Table2).
Looking ahead, the Company will work diligently to procure renewable energy, participate in various renewable energy businesses, and development of the next-generation energy management system etc. to achieve its targets in line with each of the SBT and RE100 initiatives. In this manner, HAZAMA ANDO is dedicated to the steadfast promotion of various initiatives that will ensure that the next generation enjoys the fruits of a rich global environment by realizing a decarbonized and recycling-oriented society.


Table 1: GHG Emission Reduction Targets Certified under the SBT Initiatives


Table 2: Renewable Energy Power Usage Target under the RE100 Initiative




*1:Science Based Targets (SBT) Initiative
The SBT Initiative was jointly established in 2015 by CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project), the United Nations Global Compact, the World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to encourage firms to set GHG emissions reduction targets based on scientific evidence with the aim of controlling global warming within 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.         


*2:RE100
Led by The Climate Group in partnership with CDP, RE100 is a collaborative initiative bringing together the world’s most influential businesses committed to 100% renewable power.         



For reference, we also kindly request that you direct all further inquiries and correspondence to the following:

Mamoru SAKAMOTO sakamoto.mamoru@ad-hzm.co.jp
Shingo MAENO     maeno.shingo@ad-hzm.co.jp

Engineering & Environmental Strategic Group
Corporate Planning Department
Tel. +81-3-6234-3603
Fax.  +81-3-6234-3702

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