NEC named to the CDP “A List” for advanced Climate Change and Water Security initiatives three years in a row

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NEC named to the CDP “A List” for advanced Climate Change and Water Security initiatives three years in a row

December 13
09:08 2021
NEC named to the CDP "A List" for advanced Climate Change and Water Security initiatives three years in a row
NEC has set forth a policy for “Living harmoniously with the earth to secure the future” under the NEC 2030VISION.
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) has been recognized for leadership in corporate sustainability by global environmental non-profit CDP (*1), securing a place on its prestigious “A List” three years in a row for tackling climate change, as well as acting to protect water security.

Tokyo, Japan – December 13, 2021 – In 2017, NEC announced its climate change policy guidelines for 2050 (*2), and in October 2021 it signed the “Business Ambition for 1.5°C Pledge,” aiming to keep the rise in global temperature within 1.5 °C. Moreover, NEC is strengthening its actions aiming for net zero greenhouse gas emissions throughout its supply chain by 2050. (*3)

As a priority management theme from an ESG perspective and materiality under the Mid-term Management Plan 2025, NEC will expand its carbon neutrality-related business, work to accelerate environmental management towards achieving SBT 1.5 °C (*4) and contribute to CO2 reduction through customer DX.

Going forward, NEC will continue to contribute to climate change measures and water security in collaboration with customers and other stakeholders through the use of ICT. 

(*1) CDP is an international non-profit organization in which investors, companies, cities, nations, and regions operate a global information disclosure system to manage environmental impacts. In fiscal 2021, more than 13,000 companies worldwide disclosed information through CDP.

(*2) Formulation of climate change policy guidelines aimed at 2050
https://www.nec.com/en/global/csr/eco/risk.html?#anc-strategy 

(*3) NEC signs the “Business Ambition for 1.5℃ Pledge”
https://www.nec.com/en/press/202110/global_20211026_01.html 

(*4) NEC upgrades its greenhouse gas reduction target to SBT1.5℃
https://www.nec.com/en/press/202106/global_20210611_01.html

About NEC Corporation:

NEC Corporation has established itself as a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies including Voip phones for small business while promoting the brand statement of “Orchestrating a brighter world.” NEC enables businesses and communities to adapt to rapid changes taking place in both society and the market as it provides for the social values of safety, security, fairness and efficiency to promote a more sustainable world where everyone has the chance to reach their full potential. For more information, visit NEC at https://www.nec.com. 

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For more information please contact NEC Enterprise Solutions:

In the UK:

Jim Eagers
Tel: + 44 (0)115 969 5728
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Rest of EMEA:

Robert van Amerongen
Tel: +31 35 689 1521
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About NEC Enterprise Solutions

NEC Enterprise Solutions provides IT & Communication solutions to small, medium and large enterprises in both the private and public sectors. Designed for open connectivity, high availability and flexible growth, our innovative solutions incorporate the latest voice, data and video technologies and enable real-time, collaborative working, increased productivity and customer satisfaction. Our servers, storage solutions, software and virtualized workstations enable businesses to maximize operational efficiency, performance and profitability. 

NEC Enterprise Solutions serves its customers across EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa) through a network of direct sales organizations, business partners and value-added resellers.

For more information, please visit: http://www.nec-enterprise.com

About NEC Corporation

NEC Corporation is a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies that benefit businesses and people around the world. By providing a combination of products and solutions that cross utilize the company’s experience and global resources, NEC’s advanced technologies meet the complex and ever-changing needs of its customers. NEC brings more than 100 years of expertise in technological innovation to empower people, businesses and society.

For more information, visit NEC at http://www.nec.com

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