Climate change is a key management issue, and the JVCKENWOOD Group will work to avoid or reduce the impact of climate change on the Group throughout its entire value chain, including procurement, product development, manufacturing, and product and service provision.
To this end, initiatives to contribute to the mitigation of and adaptation to climate change are important. The JVCKENWOOD Group will endeavor to reduce CO₂ emissions in the Scope 1+2 and Scope 3 categories and to reduce energy use through reduction of production man-hours and installation of energy-saving equipment.
The JVC Kenwood Group has set a short-term mid- to long-term global carbon reduction target as follows.
■Reduction of CO₂ emissions generated from business activities
Responses to climate change: Achieve carbon neutrality by 2050
Scopes 1 + 2 Target：46.2% reduction from FY2019 levels by FY2030 (total, global)
In promoting our initiatives, we set the following KPI (Key Performance Indicators) and manage their progress.