We aim to be a domestic leader in reducing the environmental impact of our daily operations by adopting a smart environmental policy and offering customers a wider range of green business and sustainable finance solutions to promote environmental stewardship.
Sustainable finance and investment: closed a green loan with loan amount of HKD 104 million (as of March 2021)
Projected annual reduction on energy consumption by 24% (as of March 2021)
Projected annual reduction on GHG (Scope 1&2) emission by 23% (as of March 2021)
Transitioning to a greener business model requires investment. We recognise business opportunities while supporting our customers to pursue environmental betterment.
We are committed to conducting our activities in an environmentally responsible manner and developing a range of environmental policy and corporate environmental management practices to promote sustainable development.
Our ambition is to achieve carbon-neutrality for our operations by 2030. Accordingly, we have established targets to reduce our electricity consumption and scope 2 greenhouse gas emissions and to source electricity from renewable energy schemes hosted by local providers.
We have also set short, medium and long-term targets for water consumption, paper consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and waste reduction and recycling.
For details, please refer to our fast fact sheet (available by June).
As one of Hong Kong’s largest listed companies, we are well positioned to champion environmental stewardship. In 2020, our work in this area has included:
Through training programmes and our internal practices, we empower our staff to act as Green Ambassadors in their associates, families and friends by raising their awareness of environmental issues.