Trina Solar Limited, a global leader in photovoltaic (PV) modules, solutions and services, recently announced that it has received two prestigious awards in environmental protection at the 8th International Roundtable of Multinational Corporations’ Leaders (“IRMCL”) held in Beijing.Trina Solar received Award of Leading International Multinational Corporation in Environmental Protection 2015 for its leading role in the development of global renewable energy, contributions in reducing climate change, and for its low carbon footprint and commitment to green and sustainable development.
Mr. Jifan Gao, the Chairman and CEO of the Company, was honored with the Award of International Multinational Corporation’s Leader of Environmental Protection 2015 for his active participation and proven leadership in environmental programs and achievements in providing resourceful solutions to drive the advancement of the solar industry.The 8th IRMCL was sponsored by the China International Council for the Promotion of Multinational Corporations, and co-sponsored by several United Nations Programs and China Central Television. The event addressed the role that multinational corporations play in promoting investments, strengthening corporate social responsibility and facilitating sustainable development.
Mr. Jifan Gao, Chairman and CEO of Trina Solar, commented, “We are proud to receive the recognition for our commitment and achievement in promoting green and sustainable development worldwide. The concept of environmental protection guides the whole lifecycle of our products, ranging from R&D, raw material procurement, manufacturing and energy source utilization to waste management. We also implemented the ISO50001/GBT23331 energy management system to further improve our utilization of energy and reduce the environmental impact in our manufacturing processes. As an industry leader, we will continue our efforts in reducing our carbon footprint and pursuing sustainable development to improve the PV industry and grow our vision of benefiting the mankind with solar energy.”