September 22, 2022


CEBA membership furthers Panasonic’s environmental sustainability journey launched with GREEN IMPACT world initiative in January

NEWARK, N.J., April 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Panasonic, a world chief in EV battery manufacturing, has joined the Clear Vitality Consumers Affiliation (CEBA) as a part of its expanded deal with clear vitality initiatives, and to assist advance its environmental sustainability objectives in North America and all over the world. As an vitality buyer member of CEBA, Panasonic aligns with the worldwide alliance of peer firms, vitality builders and repair suppliers looking for to unlock {the marketplace} for vitality prospects and lead a fast transition to a carbon-free vitality future.

“Panasonic has lengthy been a frontrunner in clear vitality expertise and manufacturing, together with in photo voltaic and battery storage, however we should additionally do our half to mitigate the impacts of our inside carbon emissions,” stated Megan Myungwon Lee, Chairman and CEO, Panasonic Company of North America. “We look ahead to changing into extra concerned within the CEBA member group and collaborating to advertise and undertake revolutionary options to successfully take care of the local weather disaster.”

“Panasonic is proud to hitch CEBA, as we work to include renewables, vitality effectivity, and different revolutionary instruments to cut back the carbon footprint of our operations,” stated Jeff Werner, Vice President, Company & Authorities Affairs, Panasonic Company of North America. “We look ahead to leveraging CEBA’s experience as we proceed on our journey to succeed in our 2030 and 2050 decarbonization objectives.”

On April 1st, Panasonic introduced its GREEN IMPACT company initiative, aiming to create a world impression that reduces CO2 emissions by greater than 300 million tons¹, or roughly 1% of the present complete world emissions of 33 billion tons², by 2050. Specializing in 4 objectives within the long-term environmental imaginative and prescient, Panasonic appears to be like to cut back emissions within the worth chain together with lighting, air con and air flow; keep away from emissions for patrons in present enterprise areas like automotive batteries, provide chain software program and air high quality; develop new applied sciences and options like hydrogen gadgets; and use 100% renewable vitality all through its operations.

As member of CEBA, Panasonic beneficial properties admission to quite a few property to help its environmental sustainability journey together with training supplies for all members of the corporate, collaboration on revolutionary options, unique occasions, and the chance to share and amplify the corporate’s market management throughout the trade.

Panasonic formally grew to become a member of CEBA on February 8, 2022.

¹ 300 million tons calculated with 2020 emission elements 
² 2019 33.4 billion tons of CO2 emissions derived from vitality use (supply: IEA)

About CEBA
The Clear Vitality Consumers Affiliation (CEBA) – a 501(c)(6) commerce affiliation – prompts a group of almost 300 members – representing greater than $7 trillion in annual revenues and 14 million workers – to deploy options for a carbon-free vitality system. Most members are institutional vitality prospects of each kind and dimension and their companions, together with vitality suppliers, vitality procurement intermediaries, local weather and vitality NGOs, and trade main establishments. For extra info, go to cebuyers.org and observe on Twitter and LinkedIn.

About Panasonic Company of North America 
Newark, NJ-based Panasonic Company of North America is a number one supplier of Shopper Way of life applied sciences, in addition to revolutionary Sensible Mobility, Sustainable Vitality, Immersive Experiences, and Built-in Provide Chain options for its enterprise and authorities purchasers. The corporate is the principal North American subsidiary of Osaka, Japan-based Panasonic Holdings Company. One among Interbrand’s Prime 100 Finest International Manufacturers of 2021, Panasonic is a number one expertise companion and integrator to companies, authorities companies and customers throughout the area. Study extra about Panasonic’s concepts and improvements at na.panasonic.com/us

SOURCE Panasonic Company of North America





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