Focus Topics toward FY2020
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while Using Minimal Energy
Sony will reduce the annual energy consumption
of its products (*) by an average of 30% by FY2020.
We will re-examine our products for further energy-saving potential while developing innovative energy-saving technologies in order to drastically reduce the energy-consumption in all major products.
* AC powered devices which operate the main function with energy input from the main power source (main electricity grid).
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All Sony sites have always sought
and implemented energy-saving measures.
In addition to further deploy conventional energy-saving activities in all production plants, we have initiated new improvements in our production lines to cut down on our environmental footprint, even when production increases are required.
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raise awareness and
Through Sony's Entertainment products and content,
whether in movie theaters, over the airwaves,
on a production set, or through new media,
we are hoping to reach out to over 500 million people worldwide by FY2020 to raise awareness and inspire action on the issues of environmental sustainability.
Business Partners Becoming
To achieve the reduction of the environmental footprint
throughout the entire life cycles of our products,
we will further encourage our component suppliers,
major external manufacturing contractors and other business partners to help us to reduce our environmental footprint, and collaborate with them to meet our FY2020 targets.
Accelerating the Use of
In addition to ensuring the thorough implementation of
energy-saving measures in Sony sites, we are also
accelerating the use of renewable energy.
Our aim is to increase the amount of renewable energy that we use in order to contribute to CO2 reductions equivalent to 300,000 tons by FY2020 through the use of certificates and credits.