Yingli Solar’s Climate Savers commitments
Yingli Green Energy is one of the world’s largest solar PV module manufacturers, distributing its products to over 40 countries and regions worldwide. By the end of 2015, Yingli Solar will:
• Reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions intensity per megawatt (MW) of solar (PV) panel; production by 13% from 2010 levels (Scope 1 and 2: direct emissions and indirect emissions from the consumption of electricity and heat)
• Reduce GHG emissions from purchased goods and services per MW of solar (PV) panel production by 7% from 2010 levels (Scope 3 emissions)
• Reduce GHG emissions intensity from upstream transportation by 10% from 2010 levels (Scope 3 emissions)
• Increase its share of renewable energy consumption to at least 4% (and strive to reach 8%).